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Dash for Dad 5K for ZERO Prostate Cancer Awareness

Dash for Dad 5K for ZERO Prostate Cancer Awareness

180 Medical proudly sponsored and attended the recent Dash for Dad 5K race for Prostate Cancer Awareness on Saturday, September 17, 2011, in Oklahoma City, OK.

About the Dash for Dad 5K Race and ZERO Prostate Cancer

The Dash for Dad supports ZERO, the Project to End Prostate Cancer. ZERO’s mission is to end prostate cancer. This great 5K occurs in 27 different cities across the country.

When you participate in one of these events benefitting ZERO, you’re helping to raise proceeds for prostate cancer research as well as free prostate cancer testing for those at risk.

About Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer is the 2nd leading cause of cancer-related death in males in the United States. Each year 218,000 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer. That’s one new case every 2.5 minutes.

In addition, 1 man out of every 9 men will have prostate cancer in his lifetime.

The good news is that according to ZERO, the survival rate is high if you catch cancer early.

So how do you get a diagnosis? The best way to find out if you have prostate cancer is to see your doctor for regular screenings.

How to Participate in a Dash for Dad 5K Near You

You can find a Dash for Dad race near you at

Dash for Dad Prostate Cancer Awareness

Call Toll-Free (877) 688-2729

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About the Author
Jessica is the Sr. Marketing Specialist at 180 Medical, where she's worked for 12 years. She loves seeing the positive impact we make on our customers' lives through our values of compassion and education.

Outside of work, you can find her at her favorite local coffee shop, hanging out at home with her husband and their dogs, or browsing garden centers, where she will almost certainly buy another plant she doesn't really need.