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Date: 6/14/2018 9:48:53 AM

Men's Health Month

June is Men's Health Month!

video-jim-hill.jpgMental Health America of Wisconsin is proud to recognize June as Men's Health Month.

Both men and women get depression, but men can experience it differently than women. And, while women with depression are more likely to attempt suicide, men are more likely to die by suicide. Many men do not recognize, acknowledge, or seek help for their depression. They may be reluctant to talk about how they are feeling. But, depression is a real and treatable illness. With the right treatment, most men with depression can get better. Click the photo to hear from one of MHA's Board Members about his experience with depression.

Check out the infographic below for some quick facts about men, mental health, and mental illnesses.