Each September, the nation recognizes prostate cancer awareness month to help defeat the third leading cause of cancer deaths among men. An estimated 29,430 husbands, sons, brothers, fathers, and grandfathers will lose their lives to prostate cancer in 2018.

An Ohio resident has been hard at work to ensure that these proclamations are renewed annually. Linda Hoetger has spoken with local leaders to remind communities of the pain and suffering of prostate cancer. As a result, Mayors, Legislators, City Council Members, and Town/Village managers and County Commissioners will issue a proclamation or resolution declaring September prostate cancer awareness month.

Sunday, September 29, 2013


September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month and as it is almost over our fight to bring awareness to this horrible disease does not stop on September 31st.

As the wife of a Prostate Cancer SURVIVOR every month is prostate cancer awareness month. And being the Mom of 4 young sons I never want them to hear the words that the doctor told us on June 19th, 2009.  I am sorry you have Prostate Cancer!

This time that we have been fighting prostate cancer!
From and including: Friday, June 19, 2009
To, but not including Sunday, September 29, 2013

Result: 1563 days

It is 1563 days from the start date to the end date, but not including the end date
Or 4 years, 3 months, 10 days excluding the end date
  • 223 weeks (rounded down)

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