Provides information to help laymen identify, prevent, detect, treat, and cope with their health concerns. Considers gender statistics and comparisons, the top 10 causes of death, family planning and other reproductive matters, circumcision, sleep disorders, diet and fitness, conditions more common in women but from which men are not immune, and other common concerns. The material has been collected from a wide range of government and private agencies, and includes reprints and excerpts of some articles. Bibliographic references are spotty. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.