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Prostate Cancer Foundation

No Shave November: Crowdfunding Cancer Research With Body Hair

Cary A. Presant, M.D. | Posted 01.12.2015 | Impact
Cary A. Presant, M.D.

Each of us avoids shaving for 1 to 30 days this month and makes a contribution equal to (or lots higher than) we would have spent on haircuts during that time. And we can also encourage friends who comment on our extra hair that they too should make a contribution.

Jennifer Lawrence Photo Leak Prompts Strange Charity Fund, Nonprofit Rejects All Donations

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 09.03.2014 | Impact

After ogling at hundreds of leaked nude celebrity photos over the weekend, the Internet tried to repent by donating money to charity. But a leading ca...

Hamptons Journal: Hall & Oates Rock Rydell High Evoking Nostalgia for the Mid-Century

Regina Weinreich | Posted 10.25.2013 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Among the many pleasures of the Grease-themed benefit for the Prostate Cancer Foundation this weekend in Wainscott, was seeing Michael Milken in a let...

Helping Keep Dad in the Game

Jim Higley | Posted 08.06.2013 | Impact
Jim Higley

Like me, Milken received a prostate cancer diagnosis in his forties. But as opposed to passively putting his life in order, he stepped up to the plate with funding and a commitment to kick off the Prostate Cancer Foundation. And their stats today are pretty impressive:

The Importance of Prostate Cancer Research

Jim Higley | Posted 11.26.2012 | Healthy Living
Jim Higley

Spearheaded by FasterCures and the Milken Institute, "A Celebration of Science" brought together more than 1,000 leaders from across the scientific and policy communities to reaffirm the importance of bioscience and -- hopefully -- change the world for future generations.

Eleanor Goldberg

Can Growing Moustaches Help Find A Cure For Prostate Cancer? | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 01.04.2012 | Impact

As hair starts to sprout above thousands of lips this month, prostate cancer activists hope that growing handlebars and pencil moustaches will push mo...

AMI Seeks to Reward American Cities Embracing Mustached American Culture

Dr. Abraham Froman | Posted 11.29.2011 | Home
Dr. Abraham Froman

Following a two-year analysis of 100 U.S. cities, the American Mustache Institute (AMI) released a new White Paper naming Chicago as "America's Most 'Mustache-Friendly' City."

Fighting Cancer Is a Defense Department Obligation

S. Ward Casscells, MD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
S. Ward Casscells, MD

Senator McCain's assessment is that prostate cancer research is not a core Department of Defense mission. But we have an obligation: in Vietnam, thousands of servicemen were exposed to Agent Orange.

Orlando-area Firefighter is Mustached American Of Year

Dr. Abraham Froman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dr. Abraham Froman

After garnering 22 percent of more than 500,000 online votes, Brian Sheets, a firefighter from Orlando, FL, who founded a mustache-based charity, was ...

An Open Letter To The NFL: Why We Can't Neglect Prostate Cancer

Gabe Canales | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Gabe Canales

More than 32,000 American fathers, husbands, brothers, sons and friends will die this year from prostate cancer. Yet, it seems there's very little emphasis on this issue.

Movember: Sport A 'Stache To Support Men's Health

Huffington Post | Victoria Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

What is it about prostate cancer that makes men want to grow a moustache for the entire month of November? Oh yeah, the international men's heath camp...