Brooklyn residents celebrate Men's Health Week with tips from doctors

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Dr. Purcell says that a big health challenge for men is their weight. (Credit: News 12)

Residents in Brooklyn are celebrating National Men's Health Week.

Doctors and others are working to promote healthy living and encourage the early detection of diseases among men and boys.

Dr. Roland Purcell from Interfaith Medical Center says fear of the white coat shouldn't keep men out of the exam room. He says men should have an annual physical exam.

Dr. Purcell says that a...

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