The results found:
- 72 percent of respondents said they would rather be doing household chores, like cleaning toilets, than going to the doctor.
- 65 percent of respondents said they avoid going to the doctor as long as possible.
- 20 percent admitted they aren’t always honest with their doctors about their health.
- 37 percent said they had withheld information from their doctors in the past, specifically because they weren’t ready to deal with the potential diagnosis that might result if they told the truth.
All this medical avoidance and withholding of the truth puts men at risk. To get the help you need without the concerns of feeling judged, visit your nearest Peermed Healthcare Centre today: https://www.peermed.co.za/contact-peermed.php