Phoenix Undy Run/Walk coming up in mid-November
Chris/Man Up Arizona | October 20, 2014 10:10 pm
The 2014 Phoenix Undy Run/Walk is an annual event that raises money and awareness for colon cancer. The Undy Run/Walk holds true to it’s name by allowing participants to run or walk wearing their underwear on the outside of their clothes. It’s a simple concept that reminds us to open the dialogue with your doctor […]
Protecting yourself from skin cancer
Chris/Man Up Arizona | September 12, 2014 1:09 pm
Your sunburn and suntan may fade, but your cells remember, and those memories can lead to skin cancer if you’re not careful. Arizona is home to three of the sunniest cities in the country: Yuma, Phoenix, and Tucson. It’s hard to go outside in our state without being in the sun. While the sun provides […]
Man Up and watch the documentary
Chris/Man Up Arizona | August 4, 2014 7:08 pm
Take a look at this new documentary about the importance of screening and treatment for colorectal cancer.
Be careful and limit your chances of traumatic injuries
Chris/Man Up Arizona | June 30, 2014 9:06 pm
Every time my wife sees me taking out the ladder to fix something, she gives me the same warning — that I usually ignore — which is “be careful on that thing.” Maybe her warning is because she knows that after poisoning, falls are the second leading cause of unintentional deaths, and falls are the […]
Celebrating Men’s Health Week
Chris/Man Up Arizona | June 3, 2014 9:06 pm
This month we celebrate Men’s Health Week, which kicks off the week before Father’s Day. In recognition of this national celebration and the day meant honor all the dedicated fathers of Arizona, why not take a pledge to take a few simple steps that can help you live a longer, healthier life. Get an Annual […]
The warning signs of a stroke
Chris/Man Up Arizona | May 6, 2014 5:05 pm
Learning the warning signs of a stroke are critical. If you or a loved one suffers from a stroke, the faster they get medical treatment, the more likely they are to recover. The main warning signs are Face Drooping, Arm Weakness, and Speech Difficulties. If you have or notice these symptoms, it’s Time to call […]
How to help someone who collapses from cardiac arrest
Man Up Blog | April 2, 2014 7:04 pm
Take a look at this new public service announcement about how you can help save a life if someone collapses from cardiac arrest. To learn more about how you can help save a life, visit the Save Hearts in Arizona Registry & Education website.
Man Up and get a simple screening for prostate and colorectal cancer
Chris/Man Up Arizona | March 3, 2014 3:03 pm
Did you know that more than 200,000 men nationwide and as many as 4,000 men in Arizona are diagnosed with prostate cancer every year? It’s the most common cancer in men.
Keep your heart healthy by eating right
Chris/Man Up Arizona | February 3, 2014 7:02 pm
What’s your first reaction when someone tell you they have a great tasting healthy recipe? If it’s anything like mine, it probably goes something like “no thanks.
Tobacco use rates in Arizona continue to drop
Ben Palmer, MPA | January 2, 2014 9:01 pm
Arizona continues to make strides in lowering tobacco prevalence rates statewide.