Posts tagged “Men's Health Month”

June is Men's Health Month

by GregP_WN

Men’s Health Month was created through a resolution by Senator Bob Dole in 1994. Many of the reasons that prompted Men’s Health Month are still men’s health issues. Let’s look at men’s health facts:

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In the U.S., male life expectancy is 76.3 years compared to female life expectancy of 81.4 years. A shorter male lifespan is seen throughout the world.
1 in every 9 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer .
Testicular cancer is a young man’s disease, with most diagnoses in men between the...

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June Cancer Awareness Events

by GregP_WN

June has several cancer awareness events and activities. Here is a list of what we are aware of.

National Cancer Survivors Day June 7th

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National Cancer Survivors Day is an annual Celebration of Life that is held in hundreds of communities nationwide and around the world.

NCSD will be held on Sunday, June 7. On this day, thousands of people will gather to show the world that there is life after a cancer diagnosis – and it’s something to celebrate. Mark the date and make a plan to celebrate...

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