June 30, 2022

The Parkway Senior Living is Raising Awareness for Men’s Health Month

Category: Health & Wellness

Author: Krystal Pine, Director of Wellness

Men’s Health Month was created in 1992 to raise awareness of the importance of proper screenings, early detection, and obtaining regular medical advice for men and to encourage young men to implement self-care and a healthy lifestyle. Studies show a significant difference between the health of men and the health of women, as men are less likely to seek treatment for preventable diseases. 

I feel there are barriers to men seeking treatment. Men, in general, are less likely to ask for help and guidance on becoming healthier.

A couple of simple changes that can be made to create a healthy lifestyle for men’s health would be to decrease salt intake and participate in group exercise sessions.

Men can help to improve their overall health and decrease their risk for serious diseases and illnesses by increasing their water intake, walking, and exercising.

At The Parkway Senior Living Blue Springs, MO, we take the health and well-being of our male residents, whether in Independent Living, Assisted Living, or Memory Care, very seriously.

Healthy lifestyles and self-care for most men start only when needed. Preventative screenings, along with regular checkups while younger, can help lead to a healthier, richer, and more enjoyable life in the later years for men.

The Parkway Senior Living in Blue Springs, MO offers senior villas, independent senior apartments, assisted living, and memory care with a variety of services and a range of floor plan options. Amenities include restaurant dining, 24-hour bistro, concierge service, housekeeping, events and entertainment, personal care, transportation services, and more. Located just south of Hwy 70 right in the heart of major shopping, dining, and attractions, residents enjoy convenient access to golfing, local parks, and healthcare services.

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