The main focus of Liza and Pauline's class was to help the men slim but they also introduced an informal well-man clinic
A WELL-MAN clinic is being held in Nuneaton next month in a bid to tackle one of the world's biggest killers.
CLINIC LAUNCH: The Mayor of Nuneaton and Bedworth, Cllr Bill Hancox, and clinical nurse Loretta Short promote the well-man clinic. Picture: DARRYL SMITH
"We also have a well-woman and a well-man clinic
at the surgery and we do a lot of screening for families with a history of heart disease.
Dr Petty, medical director of the Well-Man Clinic
, which specialises in male health, insists: "The best underwear is none at all.
A well-man clinic is to be held in the out-patients' department of Nuneaton's George Eliot hospital tomorrow .
Jean Whittaker, the hospital's health screening co-ordinator, said: ``After the success of the Well-Man Roadshow held in the town centre in December, we are holding a Well-Man Clinic at the hospital.''
A well-man clinic
at Nuneaton's George Eliot Hospital next month is the result of public demand.
A well-man clinic
is to be held at Nuneaton's George Eliot hospital - by public demand.
"People are more aware about prostate cancer these days through the news, TV adverts and social media - well-man clinics
are being held and more proactive GPs are coming in as well.
Charity trustees would like to see men sent a letter asking them to go for screening at Well-man clinics
, similar to the way women get regular smear tests for cervical cancer.
A focus group of older men came up with a number of suggestions for the panel: easier access to GPs through out-of-normal hours provision' better promotion of well-man clinics
' more screening for bowel and prostate cancer checks' health "reach-out" services with more workplace screening services' better exercise/swimming opportunities' more male nurses' promotion of self-help checks for men - eg home-kits for bowel cancer checks.