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What is Movember? A month-long campaign dedicated to men’s health [Video]

The month-long campaign raises money and encourages people to grow out their mustache or stick one on to spark conversations about men’s health.

EDITOR’S NOTE: The video above is from April 30, 2021.

Monday, Nov. 1, marked the beginning of a month-long movement called Movember, which puts a fun, conversation-starting twist on the serious health issues men face, specifically mental health, suicide prevention, prostate cancer, and testicular cancer. 

Women, on average, live five years longer than men. The Movember Foundation attributes some of this to a “lack of awareness and understanding of the health issues men face.”

The movement was founded by the Movember Foundation in 2003. The internationally recognized month-long campaign raises money and encourages people to grow out their mustache or stick one on to spark conversations about men’s health.

“Using the mustache as a catalyst, the idea is to bring about change and give men the opportunity and confidence to learn and talk about their health and …

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Cancer Education Series: Beyond Prostate Cancer - 07/27/2022 [Video]

The Cancer Education Series on July 27, 2022 featured Ryan Dornbier, M.D. with the Urology Center of Iowa. In this session, Dr. Dornbier discusses prostate cancer recovery and survivorship. For more information on the Cancer Education Series please visit MercyOne.org/cancer-education-series. #CancerEducationSeries #SupportMercyOneDSM #IAmMercyOne