Tag Archive for 'prostate cancer'

Guernsey’s first foundation is Male Uprising Guernsey cancer charity

January 11th, 2013 by Male Uprising in Guernsey

Male Uprising Guernsey (MUG) has registered the first Guernsey Foundation. MUG is a Guernsey charity set up last year to raise awareness of male cancer in the Bailiwick and raise funds to offer support to Bailiwick men suffering from cancer. Guernsey has recently introduced foundations legislation in order to offer an alternative wealth management vehicle […]

KPMG staff raise awareness and funds for male cancer charities

November 27th, 2012 by KPMG

Dan Le Huray, audit assistant at KPMG in the Channel Islands was overwhelmed with the response from colleagues when he asked them to join in his ‘Movember’ efforts. Staff at the accountancy firm have been growing moustaches in an effort to raise money for prostate cancer and other male cancer and associated charities as part […]

Join MUG’s coastal family fun fund raising bike ride on 14 October 2012

September 26th, 2012 by Male Uprising in Guernsey

The inaugural Dominion Fund Management MUG Bike Ride, sponsored by Dominion Fund Management, has been rescheduled for Sunday 14 October 2012. The 12 mile family-friendly coastal bike ride is open to everyone from seven years up and will follow Guernsey’s scenic coast-line including paths never before opened to the public. The ride starts at 9 […]

Growing concern over endocrine disrupting chemicals in daily life

May 11th, 2012 by European Environment Agency

Chemicals which disrupt the hormone system – also known as ‘endocrine disrupting chemicals‘ (EDCs) – may be a contributing factor behind the significant increases in cancers, diabetes and obesity, falling fertility, and an increased number of neurological development problems in both humans and animals, according to a review of recent scientific literature commissioned by the […]

Guernsey FC team raise awareness of Male Uprising Guernsey charity

April 29th, 2012 by Male Uprising in Guernsey

The Guernsey FC team wore the MUG t-shirt in the warm-up before the game against Spelthorne Sports on 28 April 2012. The Male Uprising Guernsey charity is grateful that the team choose to support its message about male cancers in the community. The match announcer read out a message of support to Guernsey FC from […]

MUG charity ball to raise funds for prostate cancer on 18 May 2012

March 26th, 2012 by Male Uprising in Guernsey

Male Uprising In Guernsey (MUG) has announced their inaugural MUG Ball to raise funds for Prostate cancer. The charity gala evening will take place at St Pierre Park Hotel on Friday 18 May 2012. Similar events will follow in 2013 and 2014 for bowel and testicular cancer causes. This year’s format will include a charity […]

MUG charity supports men and their families affected by male cancers

February 14th, 2012 by Male Uprising in Guernsey

Male Uprising In Guernsey (MUG) – a new and much-needed Guernsey Charitable Trust – aims to raise awareness of male prostate, testicular and bowel cancer, and encourage men to get tested and treated earlier. The Male Uprising In Guernsey takes its inspiration from the phenomenal work already done for breast cancer by the Pink Ladies. […]