Unless seriously injured or ill, some men can’t be dragged into the doctor’s office without kicking and screaming.
June is Men’s Health Month. According to menshealthmonth.org, the official campaign states the goal is to heighten the awareness of preventable health problems and encourage early detection and treatment of disease among men and boys.
The CDC suggests that during June men begin making their health a priority by exercising, eating right and following other healthy practices. Such healthy practices include:
For yet another year, Lincoln Parish has made a lasting imprint on the annual Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremonies.
Two more legendary athletes from our area have been added to the shrine’s membership, whose total now reaches nearly 360.
Former Louisiana Tech University football star Roger Carr and ex-Grambling State University basketball standout Aaron James are the latest parish representatives in the Hall, which is emblematic of the state’s ultimate honor in the athletic arena.