One of Movember’s primary objectives is to help men and their families stay on top of their health. Below, please find several links and helpful guides we have curated with our men’s health partners to provide information and support resources.
Download Movember’s health poster
which lists health tips and a health checklist by decade, which you can reference at your annual check ups with your doctor.
LIVESTRONG CANCER NAVIGATION CENTER
Through LIVESTRONG’s Cancer Navigation Center, those affected by cancer can receive free one-on-one support via online, phone (855) 220-7777.
PROSTATE CANCER FOUNDATION
The Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) is the premiere resource for prostate specific information in the US. This link has been of great assistance to many going through the prostate cancer journey.
MY NEW YORK MINUTE
This is the blog of Dan Zenka, SVP at the Prostate Cancer Foundation, who was diagnosed with Stage 4 metastatic prostate cancer in April, 2010, at the age of 51. Many people have found this blog to be an invaluable asset through their journey and with their recovery as Dan writes very openly about being a prostate cancer patient.
Imerman Angels carefully matches and individually pairs a person touched by cancer with someone who has fought and survived the same type of cancer. Jonny Imerman, founder, is a testicular cancer survivor who created Imerman Angels with the belief that no one should have to fight cancer alone and without the necessary support.
Single Jingles provides education and support to young adult men, in an effort to raise awareness about testicular cancer.
AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY
The American Cancer Society is a nationwide, community-based health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem. The website provides cancer facts, advice and support.
MENTAL HEALTH AMERICA
A primary goal of Mental Health America is to educate the general public about the realities of mental health and mental illness. This is a valuable resource for learning about different types of mental illness and how to seek treatment.
AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION
The AMA promotes healthier living, free of cardiovascular diseases and strokes. Their website offers tips on nutrition, exercise and stress management.
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES
The key to understanding your health is knowing your family’s history and health risks. This link helps you create and track your “Family Health Portrait” for free.