Tag Archives: Movember

West Michigan Executive Movember Shave-Off

All of the men are clean-shaven once again. We have wrapped up another successful year of #ShoYoMo and Movember support at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan. If you recall, we announced at the beginning of November that even our…

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Grow it. Show it. Support it. & win MSU tickets

The month may soon be over, but the ‘staches are still growing strong! We want to see what you’ve got. Show us your moustache and support men’s health for a chance to attend the November 30 Michigan State University versus…

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The Detroit Beard League Supports Movember

As they state on their Facebook page, the Detroit Beard League is a group of, “follicle friendly folks! Men with beards and ladies that love them.” They are an official chapter of Beard Team, USA and have been since 2009….

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Don’t be that guy. Take control of your health this Movember.

It is no secret that prevention saves lives.  But do you let it save yours?  Men are 100 percent less likely than women to visit a doctor for annual exams and preventative services. Considering that, it doesn’t come as much…

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Guy’s guide to health (infographic)

Guys spend a lot of time caring about things other than their health. This Movember, take a little time to take care of yourself (or encouraging the men in your life to do the same) for some potential big benefits…

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A man’s checklist to a healthy Movember

If you haven’t heard, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan is asking men across the state to grow mustaches to encourage each other to take control of their health throughout the month of November. The mustaches are symbols of a…

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Do you know the symptoms for male cancers?

This blog post is part of #HealthyMe, a personalized web experience based on your health and wellness goals. To sign up today, visit http://www.ahealthiermichigan.org/healthyme   According to the American Cancer Society, one in two men will develop invasive cancer in his lifetime.  One in 26…

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Movember in West Michigan

Rapidly becoming quite the phenomenon, Movember kicked off just a few days ago on November 1st across the globe. The organization launched in 2003 as a simple way to start the conversation around men’s health awareness by growing mustaches for…

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Movember co-founder Adam Garone talks about the power of the moustache

If you want an excellent example of an effective, well-executed, energetic word-of-mouth campaign, look no further than Movember. What started in 2003 as a way for a group of friends in Australia to give back to their community has grown…

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