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Risk Factors

9 Ways to Cut Your Risk of Prostate Cancer

To protect yourself against prostate cancer, follow these 9 tips for living a prostate-healthy lifestyle.

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Symptoms

What Is the Prostate?

The prostate is a gland located at the base of a man’s bladder, behind the pubic bone and in front of the rectum. This gland, roughly the size and shape of a small crab apple, weighs only about an ounce in young men.