September is Prostate Cancer Awareness month

Whereas, Prostate cancer constitutes 19% of all cancer diagnoses and 8% of all cancer deaths; and

Whereas, In Ohio an estimated 5,840 new cases of prostate cancer and an estimated 1,020 deaths will occur; and

Whereas, Men with relatives – father, brother, son – with a history of prostate cancer are twice as likely to develop the disease; and

Whereas, Veterans are 1.5 times more likely to get prostate cancer; and

Whereas, Prostate cancer is most commonly diagnosed cancer in American Men and the third leading cause of cancer death behind lung and colon cancer; and

Whereas, this year approximately 161,360 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in the United States alone every year – that’s one man every 3.3 minutes and roughly 26,730 die this year from the disease – which is one man every 20 minutes; and

Whereas, 1 in 8 men are diagnosed with prostate cancer. African American men are at the highest risk for the disease with a rate of 1 in 6 men. African American men are 2.3 times more likely to die from the disease: and

Whereas, Education regarding prostate cancer and early detection strategies is critical to saving lives, preserving, and protecting our families; and

Whereas, all men are at risk for prostate cancer and we encourage the citizens of (City) to increase the importance of prostate screenings.

Sunday, March 24, 2013

Mayor Coleman Retweeted for Petey

Linda Hoetger ,
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@MichaelBColeman Petey's Dough Raiser to Fight Prostate Cancer! Please share and help fight Prostate Cancer Awareness

Retweeted by 

Mayor Mike Coleman

To 6744 followers.

Friday, March 8, 2013

Thursday, March 7, 2013

Many Thanks

They will be blank inside note cards so that you can add your personal message! Soon they will be available in Petey's Cafepress Shop

Wednesday, March 6, 2013


Where in the world is Petey? For such a little nut he sure does get around. He is not afraid to try anything in life!

Living life to the fullest for Prostate Cancer Awareness!

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

The Ohio Statehouse

This morning we had a meeting with Representative Bischoff to talk about Prostate Cancer. After the meeting we stopped at the Statehouse and Petey wanted to have his picture taken with this memorial. He supports our Military as we are a Retired Military family.