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Video: Radiation Therapy and Prostate Cancer -- Get an Energy Boost From Exercise

Radiation therapy patient Dick Yolevich tackles prostate cancer fatigue with exercise. Can exercise give you the same boost? Learn more.

Video: Radiation Therapy and Prostate Cancer -- Get an Energy Boost From Exercise

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Prostate cancer occurs when a tumor develops in the prostate gland, which makes the liquid portion of semen. Cancer that spreads outside the prostate gland to the lymph nodes, bones, or other areas is called metastatic prostate cancer. Currently, no treatments can cure advanced prostate cancer. However, there are ways to help control its spread and related symptoms. Treatments that slow the spread of advanced prostate cancer and relieve symptoms often cause side effects. Some patients, often...

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Radiation Treatment for Prostate Cancer

Radiation therapy, also called X-ray therapy, is used to treat cancer cells only in the treated area.  Various techniques are used to deliver this type of treatment. Find out what to expect in this overview article.

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Radioactive Seed Implants for Prostate Cancer

Radioactive seed implants, also called brachytherapy or internal radiation therapy, are forms of therapy for prostate cancer. Learn about the two types that are available.

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