Health Speak podcast launches

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Hosted by Healthy Tasmania's Penny Terry, Health Speak was launched on Monday in partnership with City Park Radio and funded by a state government Healthy Tasmania Community Innovations Grant.

During the first episode - Need a bum doctor? Here's what to expect - Dr Lloyd explained why a lot of people remained hesitant about making an appointment. Click through to learn more about this exciting podcast and to read the full story courtesy of the Examiner Newspaper.

Mental health and masculinity the topic of Simon Monks Memorial Foundation forum

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From a young age, boys are told to 'man up' or 'toughen up' or 'she'll be right'. Melbourne University Professor Jane Pirkis will present to 80 primary health care and community organisation workers on the development of the male suicide documentary Man Up, and the associated pressures on men that reduce the likelihood they'll get help for mental health issues. Click through to read the featured article that appeared in the Examiner Newspaper.