Tag Archive for 'testicular cancer'

Male Uprising in Guernsey educates about checking for testicular cancer

September 25th, 2013 by Male Uprising in Guernsey

Male Uprising in Guernsey, working with the Guernsey Education Department’s Sexual Health and Relationship Educators team (SHARE), has created a new educational DVD to raise awareness of testicular cancer amongst secondary school boys. The Check Your Balls video has been made with Guernsey sportsmen Luke Jones, Ryan-Zico Black, Jason Winch, Ross Kneller and Ben Ferbrache. […]

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 […]

Guernsey charities fund equipment to help prostate cancer patients

October 31st, 2012 by Male Uprising in Guernsey

Nine month old charity, Male Uprising Guernsey (MUG), is making a difference to male cancer suffers on Guernsey. MUG and Prostate Cancer Guernsey have provided the funds for two pieces of high-tech scanning equipment for the Urology department at the Medical Specialist Group. The special scanner and biofeedback machine will enable urology nurses to examine […]

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. […]