The color of the prostate cancer awareness ribbon is light, or sky blue, and September is proclaimed as National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month.
Wear BLUE - Created by Men's Health Network to raise awareness about male health issues.
Men's Health Month - June - Men's Health Month is celebrated across the country with screenings, health fairs, media appearances, and other health education and outreach activities.
Movember - Annual event involving the growing of mustaches during the month of November to raise awareness of men's health issues,such as depression in men, prostate cancer and other male cancers, and associated charities. The Movember Foundation runs the Movember charity event, housed at Movember.com.
U.S. National Men's Health Week - Men's Health Week is celebrated each year as the week leading up to and including Father's Day. This week heightens awareness of preventable health problems and encourages early detection and treatment of disease among men and boys.
Coming Dates for Men's Health Week;
Most men need to pay more attention to their health. Compared to women, men are more likely to:
Many of the major health risks that men face, like colon cancer or heart disease, can be prevented and treated with early diagnosis. Screening tests such as a Colonoscopy can find diseases early, when they are easier to treat.
The Vienna Declaration:
The Vienna Declaration serves as a plan of action for improving the state of men's health. The main points of the Vienna Declaration are:
|Latest Male Health Publications|
|1 - Male Prostate Exam: PSA, DRE & PVR Tests - Dr. David Samadi.|
|2 - Male Kegel Exercises Help Urinary Incontinence - Case Western Reserve University.|
|3 - Longer Colonoscopies Equal Lower Cancer Rates - Veterans Affairs Research Communications.|
|4 - Circumcision: Good or Bad Debate - Thomas C. Weiss.|
|5 - Male Reproductive Health Information - Disabled World.|
Loan Information for low income singles, families, seniors and disabled. Includes home, vehicle and personal loans.
Famous People with Disabilities - Well known people with disabilities and conditions who contributed to society.