Prostate Cancer - What Increases Your Risk
Being older than 50 is the main risk factor for prostate cancer. A risk factor is anything that makes you more likely to get a particular disease.
Prostate Cancer, Advanced or Metastatic - Topic Overview
What is prostate cancer? Prostate cancer is the abnormal growth of cells in a man's prostate gland. The prostate sits just below the bladder.
Prostate Cancer, Advanced or Metastatic - Exams and Tests
Locally advanced and metastatic prostate cancer are diagnosed through physical exams and tests.
Prostate Cancer - Prevention
Prostate cancer cannot be prevented. However, you can take steps that may lower your chances of getting it.
Prostate Cancer - Exams and Tests
Learn about exams and tests for prostate cancer.
Prostate Cancer, Advanced or Metastatic - What Increases Your Risk
Read about risk factors for prostate cancer.
Prostate Cancer - Health Tools
An interactive tool to help ywith decisions about prostate cancer.
Prostate Cancer - Medications
A very brief overview of homornes and chemotherapy as prostate cancer medication.
Prostate Cancer Screening - Topic Overview
Screening for prostate cancer -checking for signs of the disease when there are no symptoms-is done with the digital rectal exam and the prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test. In the United States,about 75% of men who are age 50 or older have had a PSA test. 1 The number of deaths caused by prostate cancer has dropped over the past 20 years. The decrease has been linked to more cases of early ...
Prostate Cancer, Advanced or Metastatic - Treatment Overview
Choosing treatment for prostate cancer can be confusing. Not all men are treated the same way. Learn about prostate cancer treatment.