Prostate Health

What You Need to Know About Diagnostic Tests

There are often no symptoms of early stage prostate cancer. Because of that, many people are not diagnosed until they have advanced prostate cancer. This means that the cancer had spread from the original tumor site in the prostate. There are two typ...

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Prostate Cancer and Your Mental Health

Men with prostate cancer suffer high rates of depression and anxiety, although most do not die from the disease.

By Sheila M. Eldred

10 Best Foods for Prostate Health

Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer among men. Add these 10 foods to your diet to help lower your risk of developing prostate cancer.

By Jacqueline Ho

New Prostate Cancer Screening Advice: Check With Your Doctor About PSA Testing

The United States Preventative Services Task Force has issued a new statement updating its 2012 recommendations for PSA testing to screen for prostate cancer.

By Diane Domina

Understanding Risks of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

Learn more about the risks benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) and how you can help prevent it.

By Tim Gower

Prostate Check For Men

Take this short questionaire from the American Urological Association to help you decide if you may have issues with your prostate that need to be treated.

TV Ads Linked to More Testosterone Testing

Chances are you’ve seen the slick TV ads for products that claim they can fix low testosterone. But that doesn’t mean you should pay attention. Here’s why.

By Peter Jaret

HIFU for Prostate Cancer: Think Twice

If you have recently been diagnosed with prostate cancer, here’s what you should know before considering high intensity focused ultrasound.

By Tim Gower

Why Prostate Supplements Don't Work

Patients often ask me what vitamins they can take to protect them from prostate cancer and to ensure optimum prostate health. My answer is brief and direct.

By Nicholas G. Zaorsky, M.D.

Health Problems That Could Raise Your BPH Risk

A growing body of research suggests that men who have metabolic syndrome are at increased risk for developing benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).

By HealthAfter50

Prostatic Urethral Lift to Treat BPH: What to Know

A new minimally invasive surgical procedure for treating BPH leaves the prostate intact. But is this new method as effective as other techniques?

By HealthAfter50