On the other hand, awareness months do give you the excuse to do something silly and ask people to give you money for it. And then, hopefully, one day we can all stop charging round reminding people that their family members/friends/colleagues are dead.
So, by the end of the month I rather hope my husband will be sporting something that looks a little like this:
He and his colleagues are raising money for 'Men's Health', as it is coyly known, by growing hopefully large and luxuriant moustaches.
If you would like to join help with the money-raising, click here. Thanks :)