Prostate cancer cells usually grow very slowly. But sometimes, they can spread to healthy tissues.
Prostate cancer numbers are down, except for men in one group: those with advanced prostate cancer. What’s behind the rise in these cases?
Prostate cancer can bring on anxiety about your treatment goals and the future. But don’t forget to focus on the things in your life that are most important to you.
If you’re a person of color living with advanced prostate cancer, these tips can help you manage your emotional and mental well-being.
During a biopsy, your doctor takes a small piece of tissue for testing. Your Gleason score is a number based on the biopsy results.
Prostate cancer cells need testosterone to grow, so the idea is to block the production of that male hormone. Here’s how it works.
Find out how it works and whether it might be right for you.
Safe exercise during and after treatment can improve your strength, stamina, and mood. Here's how to get started.
Advanced prostate cancer treatment can be expensive. Find ways to lower your costs and still get the medical are you need.
Being an advocate for yourself means taking an active role in your care.
What’s the difference between localized prostate cancer and the metastatic stage? What are the different types, and where do the diseased cells spread?
Everything from naps to ice packs to playing golf can help you feel better as you go through advanced prostate cancer treatment.
When prostate cancer spreads, you're more likely to have complications. Here's what to watch out for.
In a clinical trial, you may try new drugs for prostate cancer. This could help your health – or that of other men in the future.
A higher percentage of Black men live with and die from prostate cancer, but they’re missing from clinical trials. Here's how that affects health outcomes and why it needs to change.
So many things run through your mind when you’re first diagnosed with prostate cancer. Here’s how to have a honest conversation with your doctor.
There's no one diet that's best for prostate cancer. But healthy eating habits can make a difference in your condition.
A urologist weighs in on the impact cancer treatment can have on both a patient and their partner’s romantic life.
A common side effect of prostate cancer treatment is urinary incontinence. Here's what your doctor can do about it.
Learn how to ask for support -- whether emotional or on a practical level -- when you need it.
Living with advanced prostate cancer can lead to self-doubt about your role in your family and the world. But these things can help.