Story: Health advocacy and self-help

Movember

Movember

In the early 2000s Movember was an annual event held in November to raise awareness about men's health. Men grew moustaches throughout the month to show their support and raise funds for the Cancer Society of New Zealand and the Mental Health Foundation. This is Mr Movember 2008, Jeremy Cox, sporting an impressive handlebar moustache.

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Movember

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Anne Scott, 'Health advocacy and self-help - Women’s and men’s health organisations', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/28062/movember (accessed 31 March 2017)

Story by Anne Scott, published 5 May 2011