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November Bladder Cancer Support Group Meeting

Urology of Central PA is proud to work with area partners to support our patients and community.

The next Bladder Cancer Support Group meeting is scheduled for Saturday, November 9, at the Penn State Health University Conference Center, located at 30 Conference Drive, in Hershey, PA 17033.

Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. and the Bladder Cancer Support Group meeting will run from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Drinks will be provided and attendees are welcome to bring a breakfast/brunch food to share.

All patients and their families are welcome to attend the Hershey Bladder Cancer Support Group at Penn State Health.

The Hershey Bladder Cancer Support Group meets on the second Saturday of January, March, May, July, September and November. They also have a newsletter and regular events. To learn more, please contact Theda Shaw, RN at 717-531-3038 or David at 717-926-1038. https://www.bcan.org/in-person-support-group/#more-2925

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8th Annual ZERO Prostate Cancer Run / Walk

8th Annual ZERO Prostate Cancer Run / Walk

The 8th annual 2015 ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk - Harrisburg will be hosted by Urology of Central Pennsylvania at City Island in Harrisburg, PA on Friday, September 25th at 6 pm.

This 5K run/walk and 1 Mile Fun walk raises awareness and funds for prostate cancer research, early detection and advocacy.

This year we are pleased to have ZERO’s national spokesperson at our event. Nashville recording artist and former American Idol contestant Jimmy Charles will be there to perform his new song “Superman”, an anthem for men and families fighting prostate cancer. Come out to the race on Friday, 9/25 to see him perform it live!

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Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Via ABC 27 News

September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. One in seven men will get the disease, which can be deadly. It’s an issue a lot of men aren’t comfortable talking about, and that’s a big part of the problem. All this month, Brett and James will be talking about it. They’ll bring you stories from midstaters fighting prostate cancer, and surviving.

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