Harvard Health Blog
Movember: Stashing prostate and testicular cancer awareness into the limelight
By: Paul G. Mathew, MD, FAAN, FAHS, Contributing Editor Since 2003, the Movember movement has been raising public awareness of testicular and prostate cancer. The common theme that links cancers of all types is that early detection tends to lead to better outcomes. Because cancer often has no symptoms in its early stages, screening for cancer has been an integral part of primary care routine visits.