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Our students informed about male cancer

    Students of the Faculty of Medicine, UPJŠ organized the third year of the educational event MOVEMBER, whose symbol is a moustache, on Saturday, November 18, 2017. Twenty medics were involved in the event and informed a total of five hundred men about prevention of testicular and prostate cancer.
    "We addressed visitors of the Aupark shopping center and explained them the possibilities of preventing male cancer, including self-examination of testes. The main objective of the event was to show that men‘s health care is not taboo and should be a part of their everyday life," says organizer of the event, a student of the 4th year of the FM,UPJŠ  Lule Tomiq.
    The event was also quite emotional for the organizers themselves, because they talked with several men whom male cancer made a significant impact on their lives ...

Last update: 04.12.2017