Testicular cancer awareness month

April is Testicular cancer awareness month.  So let’s go over a few things and spread the word.

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Did you know??

  • That Testicular cancer is the leading cause of cancer in men ages 15-35
  • Every hour a man is diagnosed with testicular cancer
  • Testicular cancer is very curable if caught early enough
  • If you have a family history of Testicular cancer you are at more risk of developing it.
  • Marijuana use increases your chances of developing Testicular cancer tremendously.
  • You have a higher risk of developing Testicular cancer if you are Caucasian.
  • If you have had or still have undescended testicles you have a higher risk.

So let’s go over how to do a self exam of your testicles.

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