Recognizing International Men’s Day and Movember

Did you know that today is International Men’s Day? It’s a day celebrated worldwide to recognize men’s positive impact on society, their families and communities. However, it’s also important to acknowledge that many men face significant challenges due to cultural norms that dictate what it means to be “a man.”

That’s why the Movember movement was established in 2003. This movement isn’t just about growing killer mo-ustaches (although that’s a bonus); it’s about bringing attention to the health issues that often go unnoticed in men. Movember’s plan is to raise awareness, bridge gaps in men’s physical and mental health and provide support and resources. Let’s start the conversation and work toward a world where men feel empowered to be their authentic selves.