The Original Guide to Men’s Health

The Original Guide to Men’s Health

Episode 12. Testis Cancer: The Young Male’s Cancer

May 31, 2019

Take home messages from this heart-rending episode: First, we need to normalize talk about testicles, with frank talk and humor. Second, Carpe Testes! — guys should start regularly checking the health of the family jewels at puberty. Testis cancer has a very high cure rate if caught early.


Christopher Porter, MD, Director of Clinical Research at Virginia Mason Medical Center, Co- Director Urologic Oncology, Fellowship Director, Urologic Oncology, Virginia Mason Medical Center,

Nancy Balin JD, Founder, The Family Jewels Foundation