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Movember 2023

Movember Has Raised Awareness but More Action Needed: Cyprus Survey.

Over the last 20 years, November has been designated as the month for men to draw their attention to their health, visibly demonstrated by growing a moustache. Widely known as Movember, the scope of this trend has been to raise awareness about men’s health issues.

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It’s interesting to see how this movement affects the male population of Cyprus: are they more conscious about issues directly affecting their health and are they actually taking preventive measures?

A survey about Movember, conducted in 2022 by Pulse Market Research in co-operation with MOVEMBER CYPRUS amongst men in Cyprus, has shown that awareness does not always lead to action.

More specifically:
• While 8 out of 10 of the men surveyed knew about the movement:
Only 7% said they visit their general practitioner regularly, and
79% have never been tested for prostate cancer

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These statistics indicate that awareness alone does not guarantee action and that there is still a lot of progress required to awaken concern and cultivate health-consciousness amongst the male population of Cyprus.

For further information and access to the full report Click here

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