*WARNING this article is not for all ages and may not be safe for work.*
We all know that men are the worst at going to the doctors. Since they will not go we have to make certain that we pay close attention to their health and make their annual appointments and force them to be checked. Some of the cancers they need to be aware of are penile cancer which is very rare; it occurs in less than 1 in 100,000 men and accounts for less than 1% of cancers in men in the US. Testicular cancer is the most common cancer affecting males between the ages of 15-35. This year 8000 men will be diagnosed with testicular cancer and about 300 will die. The good news is that testicular cancer is one of the most curable cancers. As I have mentioned before in order to cure it you have to know you have the disease, send your men and boys to the doctor regularly. Here is some more information I recently read in “20 Things You May Not Know About The Penis” by Dr. Draion M. Burch AKA Dr. Drai #AmericasOBGYN.
The foreskin, als known as the prepuce, is a loos fold of skin that covers and protects the head of the penis and the urethral meatus (opening for urine) when it's soft. It's similar to the clitoral hod; the skin that covers your clitoris. This skin is very delicate and can tear easily. There is however , a medical condition called phimosis where the foreskin won't retract. It usually resolves over time but can cause banalities; an infection of the foreskin.
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About a month ago I told you about Steve Harvey’s SOAR Retreat in Miami Florida. I have AMAZING NEWS!!!! I have 2 tickets to giveaway to the SOAR RETREAT. These are tickets to the conference only you will be responsible for your transportation and lodging.
In case you needed to know who you will be missing at the conference here are a few of the speakers and their AMAZING bios:
In the last five years, television host, author and professional matchmaker, Paul Carrick Brunson, has become recognized internationally as one of the most successful matchmakers. Paul is the founder and president of the award-winning matchmaking firm, The Paul C. Brunson Agency. His firm has served over 600 clients directly and has matched over 6,000 individuals on dates collectively through inventive live events and social media.
In 2013, he received an NAACP Image Award nomination for his first book entitled: It’s Complicated (But It Doesn’t Have to Be): A Modern-Day Guide to Finding and Keeping Love, which quickly became an Amazon bestseller in just 4 months. He is a Dell Inspire 100 honoree and has been recognized as the iDate Best Matchmaker and Best Relationship Coach of the Year nominee in 2012 and 2013. Appearing as the co-host on Oprah Winfrey Network’s Lovetown, USA, Oprah Winfrey notes, “Paul is much more than a matchmaker, he’s a life coach.”
Paul’s insights and unique understanding of relationships and personal development have made him a sought-after expert on love, dating, self-actualization and entrepreneurship, having appeared in over 180 major media outlets around the world – including appearances on Dr. Drew’s LifeChangers, ANDERSON, the Washington Post, Essence, Extra, The Root, The Grio, AOL Black Voices, ABC news and Hot 97. Awarded the Innovator of the Year in 2013 by the Jamaican Impact Organization, he is the proud host and creator of the popular, educational #MentorMonday webinar series. During those sessions, Paul – along with other successful guest mentors – offers practical advice for big dreams. He has begun the #MentorMondayMastermind, launching nearly 100 concurrent mastermind groups with over 650 participants spanning the globe. An advocate of global awareness and education, Paul has recently joined the Board of Directors for Bahçeşehir University (BAU) based in Istanbul, Turkey.
Paul is a graduate from both Old Dominion University and the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University. He resides in Washington DC with his wife of 13 years, Jill and their sons Kingston and Liam.
Doreen Rainey loves to shake things up! A dynamic, seasoned and no-nonsense personal and business coach, she is the Founder of the RADICAL Success Institute and Vice President, Operations, Transformation Division in the Steve Harvey World Group. Focused on showing people how to take their goals and make them a reality, she’s built her career around teaching and training individuals, entrepreneurs and executives on systems and methods to accelerate success.
Launching the Get RADICAL Women’s Conference six years ago, a high energy, action focused event for those wanting more out of life, she’s reached thousands from around the world, spreading her core message of “defining success for yourself and getting the guts to go after it”. Sharing the stage with thought leaders, experts and entrepreneurs such as Laila Ali, Jillina Michaels, Suze Orman, Niecy Nash, Giuliana Rancie and Judy Smith, Doreen is committed to helping people come out of their comfort zone and step into the life of their dreams.
Doreen received her undergraduate degree from Spelman College, her M.S. in Conflict Negotiation and Conflict from the University of Baltimore and her coaching certificate from Coaches Training Institute.
Kier Spates, a native of Houston Texas, has to be one of the funniest comics you will ever encounter. He has traveled the globe with such greats as Aretha Franklin, Lyfe Jennings, Music soul Child, Frankie Beverly and Maze, Gerald Levert, Anita Baker and Anthony Hamilton. In 2005, he toured as one of the primary acts on the “Rickey Smiley and Friends Show”. In addition to all of this named above, he has also done military tours; the USO Tours to Japan and Bahrain. Kier has also managed to dominate the stage on the college scenes as well. His standup has been embraced on the campuses of University of Southern LA, Texas A&M, University of Houston, University of North Texas and Texas Southern University. The list just goes on and on. These performances have commanded accolades on the “Improv” circuit all over the United States.
Kier Spates has also had many on screen television appearances, as well. BET’s “Comic View” and “Getting Paid” are just a couple that received rave reviews. We must not forget “Dre” in Barbershop Blues with New Edition’s – Ralph Tresvant. He has traveled with many hit stage plays as well. One of his most notable accounts was “Confessions” starring the late Gerald Levert, Kelly Price and Tommy Ford. Steve Harvey has now made Kier Spates a regular member of the Steve Harvey Morning Show, He delivers daily funny tips as Junior at 7:48AM EST, Monday through Thursday on the Steve Harvey Morning Show. Junior is also the spokesperson for the popular dating site Locateyourlove.com. Finally, you can catch Junior as the opening act on Steve Harvey’s Grand Finale Comedy Tour. Critics everywhere have responded by calling Junior “THE NEXT BIG THING IN STAND-UP COMEDY”.
Kier Spates is truly a force to be reckoned with. His motto to date is unforgettable. So when you think of this up and coming, stand up comedic great, please remember his belief that laughter doeth the heart good like medicine. And in the words of Kier himself:
“This Just Got Serious”
Dunkin’ Donuts: Customers can get a free medium cup of Dunkin’ Donuts hot or iced dark roast coffee, with a one-per guest limit at particpating locations.
— Dunkin’ Donuts (@DunkinDonuts) September 27, 2015
Cumberland Farms: Customers can text the word FREECOFFEE to 33733 using their smartphone to receive a coupon for a free hot or iced coffee, in any size, all day long. The coupon must be redeemed on National Coffee Day, Sept. 29.
Peet’s Coffee & Tea: Free small cup of Peet’s Major Dickason Blend with any purchase of a baked good, oatmeal or fresh food item.
Panera Bread: Rewards members have been able to score a free coffee every day of September, so that deal will still be in place for National Coffee Day.
Wawa: Free coffee in the size of your choice.
Krispy Kreme: Customers can get a free small coffee (12 o.z.) aaaaand a free original glazed donut. Krispy Kreme awards members get double points with purchase on Tuesday when you purchase any coffee drink.
Whole Foods: Stores nationwide are offer 12-ounce cups of coffee for $0.25 through September.
Tim Hortons: Get any size coffee in Regular or Dark Roast for just $1 at participating U.S. restaurants. McDonald’s: Participating McDonald’s restaurants in Connecticut and Western Massachusetts are giving out free small coffees, so it’s worth calling your local restaurant to check if they’re offering a similar deal.
Sheetz: Free Kick in the Beans coffee at Sheetz locations in Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland, Ohio and North Carolina.
Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf: Iced coffee, flavored iced coffee and iced Americanos for half off all sizes all day at participating locations. Iced, because this is Southern California we’re talking about.
Maui-Wowi: Customers shopping online can get 50% off with the coupon code ALOHACOFFEE. It’s not immediate coffee in your mouth, but it is a discount.
Caribou Coffee: Instead of giving people free coffee, for every cup of Amy’s Blend coffee purchased on Sept. 29, Caribou will donate a cup of coffee to nurses and families in cancer centers throughout the country.