Greater than 550 contributors raised greater than $110,000 for prostate analysis and training as a part of the 2019 ZERO Prostate Most cancers Run/Stroll actions on June 30 in Hartford.
The Hartford HealthCare Tallwood Urology & Kidney Institute partnered with ZERO Prostate on the occasion, which included a 5K run/stroll, youngstersâ Superhero Sprint for Dad and digital Snooze for Dudes program.
As a part of the opening ceremonies, prostate most cancers survivors and healthcare staff who work with prostate most cancers sufferers had been acknowledged.
âThe monies raised at this occasion will go to assist prostate most cancers analysis nationally and proper right here in Connecticut, and likewise helps our group teaching programs that educate the general public and sufferers about prostate most cancers,â mentioned Dr. Steven Shichman, physician-in-chief of Tallwood Urology & Kidney Institute.
Zero Prostate proceeds additionally fund free prostate screening checks, which Dr. Shichman mentioned are one of the best ways to diagnose the illness early, when itâs simpler to deal with.
It’s nonetheless attainable to donate to ZERO Prostate. Click on right here.Â Â