Men's Health

Calcifications in the coronary arteries could be an early sign of heart disease, but there’s a simple, minimally invasive test that can determine your risk. Available at Morristown Medical Center, coronary artery calcium scans are fast and require no blood draws or intravenous (IV) contrast. To schedule this test, call 973-971-7750 or read more about identifying your heart disease risks >





Men's Health Programs and Screenings

Education and prevention can keep you and your loved ones healthy. We invite you to take advantage of the programs, support groups and screenings available. Unless otherwise noted, to register for any of these programs call 1-800-247-9580 Monday through Thursday between 8:30am to 8:00pm and Friday between 8:30am and 4:30pm, or sign-up online at Atlantic Health System’s classes and events registration; all programs are free unless a fee is indicated.

Brown Bag Lunch: Health Benefits of Chocolate
A registered dietician will discuss how some chocolate may actually be good for you. Participants must bring their own lunch.
Monday, February 5; Noon to 1:00pm
Morristown Medical Center
For more information and to register, please call 1-800-247-9580.

Line Dancing
Dance your way to increased stamina, flexibility, balance and fitness with this fun, four-session class. Registration is required.
Fridays, February 23, and March 2, 9, and 16; 3:00 to 4:00pm
Morristown Medical Center Health Pavilion
333 Mount Hope Avenue, 3rd Floor Community Room, Rockaway, NJ
For more information and to register, please call 1-800-247-9580.

Brown Bag Lunch: Lucky Greens, Juicing and a Healthy Gut
A registered dietician will discuss how juicing can have significant health benefits. Participants must bring their own lunch.
Monday, March 5; Noon to 1:00pm
Morristown Medical Center
For more information and to register, please call 1-800-247-9580.

Not Something to Snore About
Learn about sleep issues and how to fight them so you can get a better night’s sleep. Light refreshments will be provided.
Tuesday, March 6; 1:00 to 2:00pm
435 South Street, 3rd Floor Conference Room, Morristown, NJ
For more information, please call 1-800-247-9580.

Tea and Talk
Enjoy tea and coffee, while learning about programs and screenings that can improve your health.
Second Thursday of every month; 10:30am to Noon
Randolph YMCA, 14 Dover Road, Randolph NJ
For more information and to register, please call 973-971-7149.

Paint Your Pain
Adults with chronic pain can learn how to use art therapy as a way to cope with their symptoms and achieve relaxation.
Thursdays, 5:00 to 6:00pm
Atlantic Rehabilitation, 3rd Floor, 95 Mount Kemble Avenue, Morristown, NJ
For more information and to register, please call 973-660-3533.

Smoking Cessation
Receive the support and guidance needed to quit smoking in six weeks. This group is free and open to all adults in the community, but registration and a smoking assessment are required to participate.
Carol G. Simon Cancer Center, Radiation Conference Room
For class dates and to register, please call 973-971-7971 or 973-971-5781.

Creative Open Studio
Adults and children 16 years of age and older can relax and create art under the supervision of an art therapist. All supplies are provided and no experience necessary.
         • Tuesdays, 3:00 through 6:00pm
         • Wednesdays, Noon through 4:00pm
         • Thursdays, 2:00 through 5:00pm
Atlantic Rehabilitation, 95 Mount Kemble Avenue, Morristown, NJ
For more information, call 973-660-3533.

Overeaters Anonymous
This group meets weekly to offer physical, emotional and spiritual recovery for those who suffer from compulsive eating.
Mondays, 7:00 to 8:00pm
Morristown Medical Center Outpatient Medicine
435 South Street, Third Floor Conference Room, Morristown, NJ
For more information, please call 973-960-1564.

Better Breathers Club
Learn techniques to manage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asthma and other breathing-related issues better.
Third Thursday of every month, Noon to 1:30pm
Carol G. Simon Cancer Center, Third Floor Conference Room
For more information and to register, please call 1-866-961-8006.

Personalized Exercise Guidance
Atlantic Health Weight & Wellness Center offers free, 15-minute introductory consultations with an exercise physiologist, who can prescribe a fitness program that may help you safely control your weight and improve your health.
435 South Street, Suite 330, Morristown NJ
For more information and to schedule an appointment, please call 973-971-7166.


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Men who are avid cyclists needn't worry that hours spent on the bike will translate into problems in the bedroom or bathroom, new research claims.

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A common condition in men -- enlarged veins in the scrotum -- may raise the risk for heart disease and diabetes, a new study suggests.

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Patients used to see doctors as kindly-but-firm professionals -- experts who knew what they were talking about and whose advice should be heeded, even if it wasn't necessarily welcome.

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