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ERIC Number: EJ609009
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0744-8481
Identifying Male College Students' Perceived Health Needs, Barriers to Seeking Help, and Recommendations To Help Men Adopt Healthier Lifestyles.
Davies, Jon; McCrae, Byron P.; Frank, Joanne; Dochnahl, Annie; Pickering, Tony; Harrison, Brent; Zakrzewski, Mark; Wilson, Kirsten
Journal of American College Health, v48 n6 p259-67 May 2000
Information from focus groups identified college males' health concerns, barriers to seeking help, and recommendations to help them adopt healthier lifestyles. Respondents were aware of their health needs, identifying both physical and emotional concerns, but rarely addressed them. Alcohol and substance abuse were the main concerns. Socialization to be independent and conceal vulnerability was the greatest barrier to seeking services. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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