Articles about testicular cancer


Cancer Survivor Encourages Others to Heed the Signs

Last updated: 08/06/2019

After he finished digging out from a snowstorm last year, Steve Larson, 35, an active, healthy father of three from Eau Claire, Wisconsin, began developing what he thought were...

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The first signs that told this young man he had testicular cancer

Last updated: 08/02/2019

It started with backache and a loss of appetite. But when Owen Taylor started to vomit blood, he knew there was something very wrong. It was just before New Year 2017 when...

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Information for Understanding Testicular Cancer

Last updated: 07/13/2019

Testicular cancer or cancer of the testis occurs when cancer cells form in one or both testicles. These cells begin to change and grow uncontrollably, forming a mass or tumor....

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Scientists discover autoimmune disease associated with testicular cancer

Last updated: 07/07/2019

Using advanced technology, scientists at Chan Zuckerberg (CZ) Biohub, Mayo Clinic and University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), have discovered an autoimmune disease that...

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Two-time testicular cancer survivor goes balls out at Warrior Games

Last updated: 07/03/2019

Team Mighty Jun. 28, 2019 10:15AM EST Two-time testicular cancer survivor goes balls out at 2019 Warrior Games, bringing awareness to the program that helped him When A1C (Ret.)...

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6 Ways to Talk About Testicles and Testicular Cancer

Last updated: 06/20/2019

Logout 6 Ways to Talk About Testicles and Testicular Cancer My last post was all about how  talking about cancer can be awkward for those who aren’t experiencing it personally,...

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Physical Health After Cancer | A Ballsy Sense of Tumor

Last updated: 06/20/2019

Prior to my testicular cancer diagnosis in 2016, I hadn’t been to the doctor for any reason since 2014. Nowadays, things are much different. I have follow up scans and routine...

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How to check for testicular cancer

Last updated: 06/20/2019

Men’s Health Week 2019: How to check for testicular cancer If you’re male and over the age of 15, you should self-check every month Monday 10 June 2019...

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How Two Testicular Cancer Survivors Are Alike | A Ballsy Sense of Tumor

Last updated: 06/18/2019

Perhaps my favorite thing about the Band of Ballers series is learning more about my fellow Uniballers. Kyle Smith, my other half and founder of CHECK15, is the only one I have...

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An Ultrasound for My Testicles | A Ballsy Sense of Tumor

Last updated: 06/04/2019

On Thursday of my first appointment, I had to leave school early. I hadn’t indicated to anyone, aside from Brian, about the urgency of this appointment so no one thought any of...

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