Story: Men’s health

Cartoon on men and health

Cartoon on men and health

David Fletcher's 2004 cartoon makes fun of a serious issue – men's reluctance to acknowledge their own sickness or weakness and take steps to see a health professional.

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David Fletcher
Reference: 17 August 2004
Cartoon by David Fletcher

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Robert Beaglehole, 'Men’s health - Risk factors', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 8 August 2022)

Story by Robert Beaglehole, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 28 Apr 2020, updated 1 Jul 2017