Things Are Going to Get HAIRY Around Here!!
Things are going to get
a little HAIRY around here!
We at Recooperation Physical Therapy have put together a fundraising team through the charity Movember, which supports world-class men’s health programs. These programs were set up to combat prostate and testicular cancer. As part of our fundraising, we will also be growing and supporting mustaches through the month of November.
According to the American Cancer Society, prostate cancer is the second most common cancer in American men, behind only skin cancer. 1of every 6 men will be diagnosed with prostate Cancer. Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in American men, behind only lung cancer. About 1 man in 36 will die of prostate cancer. Testicular cancer less common and is very treatable if caught early. a man’s lifetime chance of developing testicular cancer is about 1 in 270.
The American Cancer Society’s estimates for prostate cancer in the United States for 2013 are:
If you want to learn more about these men’s health issues you can visit the American Cancer Society’s website at www.cancer.org or if you want to help support the fight against these diseases visit www.movember.com
Below are direct Links to our team and individual donation sites. All money donated to individuals will also go toward our team’s total.
Jeff Cooper: www.mobro.co/Jeffcooperpt
Steve Graham: www.mobro.co/grahampt
Jane Maryoung: www.mosista.co/maryoung
Bri Jastrow: www.mosista.co/jastrow
Ashley Rodrigues: www.mosista.co/ashrod