Testicular cancer is the number one cancer among young men.

Around 2,300 men are diagnosed with testicular cancer in the UK every year but it can be curable if detected early

This is a reminder to #TackleYourBalls

Give your balls a feel every month or so, get to know what is normal for you, and if anything changes you can act on it early.

Testicular cancer can’t be caused by knocks or injuries to the balls – but if you get any kind of swelling or lump following an injury, you should get your GP to check it out

Useful Links

Macmillan Cancer Support is one of the largest British charities and provides specialist health care, information and financial support to people affected by cancer. It also looks at the social, emotional and practical impact cancer can have, and campaigns for better cancer care

Cancer Research UK is the world’s largest independent cancer research organization. It is registered as a charity in the United Kingdom and Isle of Man, and was formed on 4 February 2002 by the merger of The Cancer Research Campaign and the Imperial Cancer Research Fund.

The NHS website helps you to find local cancer information and support in England.

Orchid exists to save men’s lives from testicular, prostate and penile cancers through pioneering research and promoting awareness

Movember is the leading charity changing the face of men’s health on a global scale.