• Prostate Cancer Roundtable Takes Action!

    Prostate Cancer Roundtable Takes Action!

    Prostate Cancer Roundtable Commends SSA for Inclusion of Hormone-Refractory Prostate Cancer in Diagnoses Eligible for Compassionate Allowances InitiativeWashington DC, January 15, 2014 – The membership of the Prostate Cancer Roundtable today thanked the Social Security Administration (SAA) and Acting Commissioner Carolyn W. Colvin, for their announcement that a diagnosis of hormone-refractory prostate cancer would be […]

  • #InspireHER Campaign

    #InspireHER Campaign

    Learn more about our #InspireHER Campaign and how to submit your story here.

  • Guide to Living with Prostate Cancer

    Guide to Living with Prostate Cancer

    Order your Guide to Living With Prostate Cancer, and learn about other Health Monitor Resources.

  • WAPC Responds to Updated Recommendations on PSA Screening

    WAPC Responds to Updated Recommendations on PSA Screening

    As you have probably seen by now, last Friday the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) released draft recommendations downgrading prostate specific antigen (PSA) testing to a “grade D recommendation.” In other words, they recommend against screening in healthy men that “do not have symptoms that are highly suspicious for prostate cancer, regardless of age, […]

  • Join the One-in-Six Club

    Join the One-in-Six Club

    Consider making a donation toward the fight against prostate cancer by joining the 1-in-6 club today.

Prostate Cancer Roundtable Takes Action!

Prostate Cancer Roundtable Takes Action!

Prostate Cancer Roundtable Commends SSA for Inclusion of Hormone-Refractory Prostate Cancer in Diagnoses Eligible for Compassionate Allowances InitiativeWashington DC, January 15, 2014 – The membership of the Prostate Cancer Roundtable today thanked the Social Security Administration (SAA) and Acting Commissioner Carolyn W. Colvin, for their announcement that a diagnosis of hormone-refractory prostate cancer would be […]

#InspireHER Campaign

#InspireHER Campaign

Learn more about our #InspireHER Campaign and how to submit your story here.

2013 Blue Ribbon Tea Event

2013 Blue Ribbon Tea Event

The 2013 Blue Ribbon Tea has been rescheduled for Thursday, September 19th during Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. The event will be held on the Hill in Washington, DC.    Co-hosted by Women Against Prostate Cancer, Mrs. Betty Gallo and other special guest, the 2013 Blue Ribbon Tea will take place during the month of September […]

Prostate Cancer and Social Security Disability Benefits

Prostate Cancer and Social Security Disability Benefits Article Written By: Ram Meyyappan One of the primary objectives of the Social Security Administration (SSA) is to provide financial assistance to individuals who are unable to support themselves due to a medical condition that makes it impossible for them to earn a livable income.  Prostate Cancer oftentimes prevents […]

5 Tips for Women on How to Encourage Men to be Healthier

5 Tips for Women on How to Encourage Men to be Healthier

Written by: Imani Lester Make it easier. You are his biggest support system. Help him by researching treatment options, health facilities that make him feel comfortable, and LISTEN to his needs. Observe what activities make him happy and do them together. Make it fun! Being healthy does not have to be painful or hard. Look […]

Prostate Cancer Awareness Month WAPC Activity

Prostate Cancer Awareness Month WAPC Activity

As part of Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, we would like to ask you to tell us, in one word, what has been important to you in your battle against prostate cancer. Please send us a photo of you holding a sign with the word you chose and the hashtag #wapccommunity (kira@womenagainstprostatecancer.org). We look forward to seeing them!

NH Chapter Event: Manchester’s Inaugural Stache Dash!

NH Chapter Event: Manchester’s Inaugural Stache Dash!

Katie McQuaid’s Scene in Manchester: Stache Dash to raise cash BY KATIE McQUAID Unless you are sporting the same mustache you’ve been growing since the 1970s, you have probably noticed that mustaches have made a comeback. Not real ones, but fake mustaches to be worn ironically. For the past couple years, they’ve been showing up […]

September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

September is here, and while it may mean the end of summer, it’s also a time to get into action, it’s Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. A time for organizations, the media, and individuals like you to work together and speak out about prostate cancer and the benefits of early detection. Whether you have a busy […]

Women Against Prostate Cancer Announces New Hampshire Chapter

Women Against Prostate Cancer Announces New Hampshire Chapter Manchester, NH—March 25, 2013… Women Against Prostate Cancer has announced the formation of a new women’s chapter in New Hampshire. The group is holding its first meeting on Tuesday, April 16th, and encourages anyone who is interested in learning more about this organization to attend. Women Against […]

WAPC New Hampshire Chapter Launch

WAPC New Hampshire Chapter Launch

The ladies of New Hampshire have joined together to actively join the fight against prosatate cancer! Join them for the first launch event on Tuesday, April 16th, 2013 at the New Water Works Cafe 250 Commercial Street at 6:00 pm! Email nhwapcinfo@gmail.com for more details! See Invitation here.  

Guide to Living with Prostate Cancer

Guide to Living with Prostate Cancer

Order your Guide to Living With Prostate Cancer, and learn about other Health Monitor Resources.

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