Articles about testicular cancer


PCL11: Six Ways to Talk about Testicles

Last updated: 04/24/2019

This anecdote is what sparked this whole blog post. While it was relatively easy to bring testicular health up in conversation, it proves there’s still work to do with raising...

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PCL37: Making Testicular Self-Exams Standard Practice in Virginia’s High Schools

Last updated: 04/24/2019

Part of being a fourth grade teacher (my full-time job for the past five years) is the dreaded end-of-year “your body is going to start changing” talk. While I can talk to...

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Testicular Cancer 101

Last updated: 04/22/2019

Testicular cancer can develop in one or both testicles. Most tumors are metastatic, meaning they have the ability to spread to other organs, such as the lymph system, lungs and...

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Mike Craycraft – The Testicular Cancer Society – A Ballsy Sense of Tumor

Last updated: 04/20/2019

Welcome to the Band of Ballers! In this series on ABSOT, I’m turning over control to some other ballsy testicular cancer survivors and patients who have inspired me with their...

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Testicular Cancer - Risk Factors

Last updated: 04/20/2019

ON THIS PAGE: You will find out more about the factors that increase the chance of developing testicular cancer. Use the menu to see other pages. A risk factor is anything that...

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Testicular Cancer Awareness Month - Reinventing What It Means to “Man Up” - NFCR

Last updated: 04/19/2019

The phrase “man up” has long been associated with societal expectations for men to appear strong and stoic, and to hide emotions like fear and discomfort. It implies that to be...

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What’s the Deal With Testicular Exams at the Doctors? A Research Study – A Ballsy Sense of Tumor

Last updated: 04/19/2019

About 51 percent of men said their doctor physically examined their testicles, while 42 percent said they did not have an exam done, and seven percent could not remember. (I...

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Talking to your son about testicular cancer

Last updated: 04/16/2019

Dr. Zachary Klaassen is the father of a 7-year-old son. “The talk” is probably still about five years away, but he’s already planned what he’s going to say. And it’s going to...

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Pace is strong with message of cancer awareness

Last updated: 04/16/2019

CEDAR FALLS | Above average height and the build of a 15-year-old who doesn't miss much time in the weight room make it easy for Adison Pace to stand up to the power forwards he...

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The man behind the cure - Blogs

Last updated: 04/11/2019

At 75-years-young, Larry Einhorn, MD, has spent nearly five decades caring for the sickest of the sick while paving the way for cancer research. A trailblazer in the field of...

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