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Prostate Cancer: Alternative Treatment

Related Web Site: Thinking About Alternative Treatment for Prostate Cancer?

If you're thinking about alternative therapy for prostate cancer,  learn about the types available. Remember, talk to your doctor if you are considering using an alternative treatment. This link will take you to the National Cancer Institute's web site.

Thinking About Alternative Treatment for Prostate Cancer?

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General Information About Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the prostate. The prostate is a gland in the male reproductive system. The prostate is just below the bladder (the organ that collects and empties urine) and in front of the rectum (the lower part of the intestine). It is about the size of a walnut and surrounds part of the urethra (the tube that empties urine from the bladder). The prostate gland produces fluid that makes up part of the semen. Anatomy of the male...

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Saw Palmetto and the Prostate

Men frequently use saw palmetto to treat the symptoms of benign prostate gland enlargement (BPH). Learn what the National Institutes of Health says about this herb. This link will take you to its web site.

Saw Palmetto and the Prostate

 

Related Web Site: Lycopene and Prostate Cancer

A lycopene-rich diet appears to lower the risk of prostate cancer. Get a brief overview of the evidence from the American Cancer Society. This link will take you to its web site.

Lycopene and Prostate Cancer

 

Pomegranates and Prostate Cancer

Research shows that a glass of pomegranate juice daily may keep prostate cancer recurrence away. Can it help you? Find out more.

Pomegranates and Prostate Cancer

 

WebMD Medical Reference

Reviewed by Jay B. Zatzkin, MD, FACP on August 01, 2013
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