Movember-funded test identifies those at raised risk of testicular cancer

Scientists at The Institute of Cancer Research in London, UK, have found that testing for large numbers of genetic changes can identify men with over a 10-fold increased risk of testicular cancer.

Movember funds promising new blood test for men with prostate cancer

A new blood test, funded in part by the Movember Foundation, could predict which men with advanced prostate cancer will respond to new targeted treatments for the disease.

Movember Foundation ranks in top 50 of 500 NGOs

We’re proud to share that the Movember Foundation has risen up the ranks to 49th out of top 500 NGOs (non-governmental organisations) around the world.

2017 TCS NYC Marathon

Run the 2017 TCS NYC Marathon with Team Movember!

Anthony Jackson: Diagnosed with testicular cancer in my twenties

I’m not someone who goes to the doctor very often. I was back in the UK, and had noticed a bump on my testicles for some time now, but I didn’t want to talk about it or confront it.

Tim Robillard: You don’t have to battle cancer alone

I’ve always been an active person throughout my life, and I was a physical education teacher. So to find out, at 48, that I had prostate cancer, that came as a pretty big surprise. 

Eugene Calalang: I was lucky

It’s recommended that all men begin talking to their GP about a PSA test at the age of 50 (or 45 if you have a family history). But just a few months before my 43rd birthday, my doctor brought up doing a PSA test just to establish an accurate baseline for tests in later years.

Dr. Nic Hart: Helping men feel better, move better & live longer

Hundreds of thousands of men around the world are diagnosed with prostate cancer every year. In addition to the toll that cancer takes on the body and mind, the necessary treatment for that cancer can also produce a range of life-changing side effects.

Adam Shaw: Fighting testicular cancer

In September 2013 I found an abnormality during a self-exam, and my wife encouraged me to go to the doctor.

Prostate Cancer Genetics Breakthrough

We’re proud to share to how your funds have helped fund the world’s most comprehensive genetic analysis of prostate cancer tumours through the Canadian Prostate Cancer Genome Network (CPC-GENE) project. The findings have been published in the world-renowned research journal Nature.

Movember Foundation Canada: Bringing to Light the Fight to Stop Men Dying Too Young

Men die by suicide at a rate four times higher than that of women. According to a report by the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI), more men in Ontario died by suicide in the past ten years than died in car crashes.  On November 18th, 2016, Movember laid 135 pairs of shoes on Parliament Hill. Each pair represented the number of men who died by suicide by the mid-November. With the help of Sue Johnson and Jeff Morrison a 136th pair was laid.  

Mo Awards 2016: The Winners

The votes are in. This year, we handed out the title for Man of Movember, Miss Movember, Lame Mo and Movember Team.