Prostate Health

Diagnostic Tests for Prostate Cancer

From prostate biopsy to molecular testing for biomarkers, here's all the tests your doctor might use to diagnose advanced prostate cancer.

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Inflammatory Bowel Disease Raises Prostate Cancer Risk

Men with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) are at increased risk of developing prostate cancer, according to a study.

By Diane Domina

Prostate Cancer and Your Mental Health

Men with prostate cancer suffer high rates of depression and anxiety. Here's why mental haelth care is an important part of your treatment plan.

By Sheila M. Eldred

Top 10 Foods for Prostate Cancer Prevention

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

Should You Get Prostate Cancer Screening?

Not all men should get PSA tests to screen for prostate cancer, according to new recommendations from The United States Preventative Services Task Force.

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 Not a Magic Cure for Prostate Cancer

If you have recently been diagnosed with prostate cancer, here’s why you should think twice 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