In September 2013 I found an abnormality during a self-exam, and my wife encouraged me to go to the doctor.
I chose to talk, and I received the help I need. Now I try to use my experiences and use my voice to help others.
As a gay man who grew up without a male figure, I had built my own version of what I thought a man should be: an overachieving, masculine, always-smiling, successful and strong gentleman.
For pro surfer Nate Yeomans (AKA "Prostate Nate"), the Movember cause hits close to home.
When I began to share my story, I began to heal from attempting suicide. I do Movember to tell that story.
Grandfather, father, and twin brothers all diagnosed with prostate cancer. The Hirsch men share their Movember story.
I do Movember because I want to break the stigma around mental health and depression. The more we open up about it, the closer we get.
My message for men everywhere is: Challenge yourself. You’d be surprised what you’re capable of.
Today's men and boys shouldn't have to lug around all of the social baggage that tells them they should stuff their feelings and bury them.
On the day that Michael Jackson and Farrah Fawcett died, I got a phone call from my dad telling me that he had been diagnosed with prostate cancer.
One of my best friends and new rugby teammates was diagnosed with prostate cancer, but hadn’t talked to any of us about it.
About 12 months after my Dad passed away from depression, a good friend contacted me to get a bunch of guys to grow Mo’s for Movember.