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Step Up Baseball Events Par For Life Trivia Night Screening and Education
Join us for high school and college baseball games that support prostate cancer activities.  The first event was started in 2012 by Western Central High School (WCHS) thanks to the leadership of WCHS Head Trainer Kyle Sutton, the event has grown to include more schools and is now led by Kristen Sutton, Assistant Head Trainer, Dublin Jerome High School.

Proceeds from these events will be donated to the support of COMAPC to continue and increase its funding in Central Ohio for prostate cancer screenings for uninsured and underserved men and to expand its education and outreach programs.

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2016 baseball events.

JOIN US FOR OUR FIRST
PAR FOR LIFE TRIVIA NIGHT!

At 6:30pm on Thursday, September 22, 2016, Central Ohio Men Against Prostate Cancer (COMAPC) will hold our first Par for Life Trivia Night at The Boathouse, 679 W. Spring St in Downtown Columbus. We are asking for your support by attending and sponsoring a table and/or donate for our silent auction. That support will help us to expand our work in the Central Ohio community.

It will be a fun night of trivia, live auction, a 50/50 raffle, and putt challenge, and a silent auction with all the proceeds going to support awareness and treatment of prostate cancer in the Central Ohio area.

COMAPC has partnered with  the Marion County Public Health Department of Indianapolis, Indiana, to use their mobile unit to provide screening and education for health events in the Central Ohio Area.

The mobile unit will be staffed by medical personnel from local hospitals with educational information provided by COMAPC.

Additional funding for the partnership has been provided by the Randolph A. Jester Foundation of Powell, OH, Jon Riegle, Trustee.

Details about specific events will be posted on this site as they are scheduled.

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As with all cancers, early detection is important in treating prostate cancer and improving chances for recovery. COMAPC is committed to helping all men take responsibility for their own health. Knowing more about the risks of prostate cancer, as well as detection and treatment are the first steps in controlling this disease. We do not offer medical advice, but we do encourage every man to discuss this information with his healthcare provider.   More...
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image of prostate cancer survivors While no one knows the cause of prostate cancer we do know that it is the second leading cause of cancer death in the United States. One out of every six men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer. Every man should know the risks and get screened for prostate cancer. Early diagnoses can result in life saving treatment.   More...
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survivor stories

Dave's Story
In November of 1998 I went for my annual physical with my primary care physician. The digital rectal exam was fine, but a few days later he called an informed me that my PSA was 5.4 ng/ml. He suggested that I immediately see a Urologist.
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Jim's Story
My prostate cancer adventure started with a physical exam in December, after my 57th birthday. I thought I had nailed my exam. My weight was as low as it had been in over 10 years; my cholesterol was about 160 and my blood pressure was 128/80. I was feeling good!
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Bert's Story
In September, 1997, while living in New Jersey, I was diagnosed with prostate cancer. Like so many men, I ignored various medical symptoms for several months, until one day I found myself in the emergency room...
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