The Foundation is selling Power of Pink shirts again in September, but new this year they are also selling Men’s Health Awareness shirts. Get yours and wear them Fridays in October and November.
It’s time to change the face of men’s health! November brings a month-long challenge by Hannibal Regional to grow a moustache and/or beard, talk about real men’s health issues and if needed, schedule a visit with a healthcare provider. In efforts to advocate for men’s health and help men be more aware of their well-being, Hannibal Regional Healthcare System CEO and President, Mr. Todd Ahrens, is encouraging everyone to participate…
In an effort to advocate for men’s health and raise awareness, Hannibal Regional Medical Group (HRMG) is once again offering $59 Men’s Health Checks during November. This is the third year HRMG has offered this health check and it includes; a check for elevated PSA levels that may indicate prostate cancer, blood sugar check, blood pressure, testosterone levels check, a cholesterol check, and BMI measurement. The best part about most…
Thank you to everyone that participated in the iStache Challenge! Your help is greatly appreciated in helping us raise awareness for Men going in for their yearly exam. Congratulations to Clint and his efforts to help raise awareness for Men’s Health with the iStache Challenge. He had 175 “likes” on his moustache picture, more than we ever imagined! But It was a close race and came down to a difference of only about 24 “likes”. Great job everyone.
Have you ever bought a lottery ticket and just thrown it away? Probably not. You always want to keep the ticket until the drawing so you check the numbers before its thrown away, unless of course you are one of the lucky ones. There are a lot of unlucky numbers out there for men. It’s recommended that men get a checkup each year because the earlier something is caught the sooner something can be done about it. Here are just a few of the unlucky numbers you should know:
Did you know that approximately 196,000 men are diagnosed with prostate cancer each year? Have you experienced a weak urinary stream, blood in your urine or impotence? These are possible signs of Prostate Cancer.
Hannibal Regional Healthcare System is pleased to announce Men’s Health Month for this November. In efforts to advocate for men’s health and help men be more aware of their health, Hannibal Regional Healthcare System CEO and President, Mr. Todd Ahrens is assisting the Hannibal Regional Hospital Foundation in leading a new promotion, The iStache Challenge.