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.

Friday, December 25, 2015

Thank you

As 2015 is coming to an end I want to say Thank you again for your support in raising awareness to Prostate Cancer in your City, Village and Township through out Ohio. And to encourage you to keep supporting my mission in raising awareness for this horrible disease. My hope is that all of Ohio will be supporting Prostate Cancer Awareness one day.

Click on the link below.
Ohio supporting Prostate Cancer Awareness

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Petey lives in Louisville!

Petey made it to Louisville, Kentucky! Thank you so much, my wife said he is very cute. I think I might take him with me and post photos for all to see.
Thanks again for your great efforts in getting me a Petey.

Petey will be sharing pictures on his blog also.