Menís Health Facts:
- Women live
years longer than men.
- This year
4,850 new cases of prostate cancer will be
among men in Washington.
- 630 men will
die from prostate cancer this year.
- What does this
mean for spouses and families? In Washington
State, among women married to men the same age
as themselves, over 8% will be widows as they
enter retirement (ages 65-69).
Men's Health, Washington
A comprehensive report on the status of men's
health in the state of Washington. This
report covers a broad range of health issues,
including life expectancy by sex and race;
obesity, top causes of death, prostate cancer
mortality, the number of men and women in each age
group, and an analysis of the life span gender
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