Testicular Cancer

Come on Big Balls... Have the Guts to Check Your Nuts

Jack Broadley | Posted 12.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Jack Broadley

A question that keeps running round and round in my mind is - how many other young men like myself are out there worried, not wanting to go to the doctors and unsure what they're checking for/how often do they need to check and what to do if they find something.

Check Your Nuts - It Might Save Your Life

Phillip Krynski | Posted 11.10.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Phillip Krynski

The year was 2005. I was 15 and in my 10th year of schooling. This was the year I threw up for the first time from tequila shots, first awkwardly kissed a girl at a house party, and I was diagnosed with testicular cancer...

Talking B*llocks

Alun Pepper | Posted 23.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Alun Pepper

So there I was - beer, sofa, TV, and indulging that habit guaranteed to draw looks of disgust and sighs of despair from the fairer sex, but understanding nods of approval from my fellow males. What I didn't realise, was that it was my life in my hands, not just my balls.

Risk Of Testicular Cancer May Be Determined By Your Parents' Genes

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 10.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Genetics play a huge part in determining a man's risk of testicular cancer, a study has shown. Research suggests that almost half of the risk of de...

TOWIE's Bobby Reveals Cancer Scare

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 21.05.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘TOWIE’ star Bobby Norris has revealed that he suffered a cancer scare, shortly after his mum was diagnosed with leukemia. The Essex boy - who...

'Game Of Balls' Porn Film Has An Unexpected Testicular Cancer Lesson

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 20.05.2015 | UK

An Australian charity is using a Game of Thrones themed porn film to raise awareness of testicular cancer. In the middle of 'Game of Balls,' a por...

Bollocks to Cancer!

Matt Marchant | Posted 14.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Matt Marchant

I wasn't too bothered about losing a testicle, I didn't feel any less of a man, it was after all trying to kill me, so the quicker it was out the better. Within two weeks it was gone, and there had been no signs of it spreading.

Choosing to Go It Alone

Jayne Molyneux | Posted 02.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Jayne Molyneux

A study released by Bupa found that a considerable number of cancer patients are choosing to go it alone and keep friends and family in the dark about their diagnosis and treatment, in order to protect them.

'I Wouldn't Have Made It Without Being Positive' Says 17-Year-Old Testicular Cancer Survivor

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 03.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When some people receive the all-clear from cancer, they are eager to put their illness and the dark period of their lives behind them. But one bra...

Movember Co-Founder Justin Coghlan: 'Men Don't Ask For Help'

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 31.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Movember may have started off with a focus on prostate and testicular cancer, but over the years, the charity has noticed another area that desperate...

These Celebs Are #FeelingNuts - Here's Why

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK Entertainment

A whole host of celebrities - including Stephen Fry, Ricky Gervais and Cara Delevingne - have become involved in a new social media campaign to encour...

Newcastle Winger Gutiérrez Being Treated For Testicular Cancer

PA | Posted 17.09.2014 | UK Sport

Newcastle winger Jonas Gutiérrez has revealed he is having treatment after being diagnosed with testicular cancer. The popular midfielder has said...

How To Check For Testicular Cancer Symptoms (Most Men Don't Know How)

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 14.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Despite testicular cancer being the most common form of cancer in men aged 15 to 45, a new study shows that more than 60% of men in this age group wou...

Why You Should Go Commando

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.03.2014 | UK Comedy

What do Keith Lemon, Dermot O’Leary, John Prescott, Kaiser Chiefs frontman Ricky Wilson and Morph (yes, THE Morph) have in common? We'll put you...

NSFW: Why Men Are Ditching Their Undies To Raise Awareness For Cancer

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If on 7 March you notice your male colleagues looking a bit more relaxed around the trouser area, that may be because they've decided to shun the undi...

NHS Payout For Lost Testicles Should Not Deter Men From Seeking Medical Help, Says Male Cancer Charity

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Thirty-eight men have successfully claimed NHS compensation - totalling a reported £815,000 - after failing victim to botched medical surgery on thei...

Testicular Cancer Symptoms: Reddit User's Health Advice Saves 21-Year-Old Man's Life

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A 21-year-old man is crediting Reddit for saving his life, after a post highlighting testicular cancer symptoms prompted his own diagnosis from the li...

Penis Cancer Is On The Increase: What Are The Symptoms?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Penile cancer, in comparison with prostate and testicular cancer, tends to be fairly rare. But after male cancer charity Orchid revealed that the ...

Bauballs Are Possibly The Best Tree Ornament Ever - Tell Your Nan It's An Upside-Down Heart

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

As Movember draws to an end, a great way to keep the focus on testicular cancer is to invest in a pair of 'bauballs' - testicle-shaped Christmas decor...

It's Movember - The Song!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.10.2014 | UK Comedy

Gentlemen! Need a bit of Movember motivation (geddit?!)? Check out our reworking of an Earth, Wind & Fire classic... (Made by Handface, Amanda Wilk...

How To Style Your Moustache

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Now you've decided you're doing Movember the next step is to figure out what style you're going to go for. Choose carefully - no one wants to be a...

Movember: What Is Testicular Cancer And How Can You Spot The Symptoms?

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 01.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Need a good excuse to get into Movember? The charity endeavour - which involves you growing a moustache for the month of November - shines a light on ...

Movember 2013: Why Should You Get Involved?

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 28.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Every November, a band of perfectly ordinary men take on the brave task of Movember: growing a moustache for charity in a bid to raise awareness about...

Why Getting an Annual Check-up is Essential

Daley James Francis | Posted 16.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Daley James Francis

When it comes to the subject of healthcare, everywhere you turn there is contradictory advice on whether to visit a doctor in person or to try and self-diagnose using the likes of the NHS Helpline via the phone or the internet.

Jeremy Kyle Opens Up About Testicular Cancer Battle

WENN | Posted 07.02.2013 | Home

Jeremy Kyle has opened up about his testicular cancer battle, admitting that when doctors delivered the diagnosis he feared he would die of the diseas...