The "Guidelines for Psychological Practice With Boys and Men" is based on 40 years of research, according to the APA's website.Veggies are a man's best friend?
"The main thrust of the subsequent research is that traditional masculinity — marked by stoicism, competitiveness, dominance and aggression — is, on the whole, harmful," according to the APA.
It also alleged that "the more men conformed to masculine norms, the more likely they were to consider as normal risky health behaviors such as heavy drinking, using tobacco and avoiding vegetables, and to engage in these risky behaviors themselves."
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
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