Prostate cancer is the second most common type of cancer among men in this
country. Only skin cancer is more common. Out of every three men who are
diagnosed with cancer each year, one is diagnosed with prostate cancer.
Scientists are studying prostate cancer to find out more about its causes.
And they are looking for better ways to treat it.
Behind almost every person coping with advanced prostate cancer is a dedicated caregiver. The role of caregiver involves a wide range of responsibilities. Some are as basic as driving him to doctor appointments and preparing meals. Others are complex, such as managing finances and providing emotional support in the face of an uncertain future.
Caregivers also serve as the major link between a man with prostate cancer, his loved ones, and health care providers. Caregivers need to stay informed about...
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