Chill Boys Blog RSS







April is Testicular Cancer Awareness Month. Check 'Em Boys!

Testicular Cancer Awareness Month is celebrated in April of each year About Testicular Cancer Testicular cancer is the most common type of cancer in men ages 15-35 years, but men of all ages can be at risk. Testicular cancer is of special concern to young men. It’s less common in middle-aged and older men. Caucasian men are about 5 times more likely to develop testicular cancer than African American men. The rate among Hispanic men lies between those of African Americans and Caucasians. In the U.S., over 8,500 cases are diagnosed each year, and almost 400 males die of testicular cancer. According to the American Cancer Society, the average age of diagnosis is about age 33. Most testicular cancer awareness...

Continue reading