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Prostate Cancer

The latest prostate cancer news, advice, and information, including screening, diagnosis, treatments, side effects, and real stories about men living with the disease.

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Diagnosis

Cancer Screen Week Highlights Screening Challenges

Cancer screening is less straightforward than it might seem. Screening isn’t routinely recommended for some cancers, and has confusing guidelines about others.

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Lifestyle

Movember: Mustaches For Men's Health

Movember mustaches crop up every November as a way to drive awareness for men's health issues, including prostate cancer. Learn more about it.

Aggressive Prostate Cancer and Low Vitamin D
Risk Factors

Aggressive Prostate Cancer and Low Vitamin D

Lower levels of vitamin D are linked to an increased risk of aggressive prostate cancer. Learn what that could mean for your prostate health.

New Advice About PSA Testing
Screening

New Advice About Prostate Cancer Screening

Should you be screened for prostate cancer? These new guidelines say no if you're older than 70.

Active Surveillance for Prostate Cancer: When Is It Risky?
Treatment

Active Surveillance for Prostate Cancer?

Should men with intermediate-risk prostate cancer be offered active surveillance as a treatment? Learn what new research suggests.

Costs to Treat Low-Risk Prostate Cancer Vary
Treatment

Costs of Low-Risk Prostate Cancer Treatments

If you're a man with low-risk prostate cancer, consider this study that found a significant cost variation among competing prostate treatments.

Treatment

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.

Treatment

Immunotherapy for Prostate Cancer

Immunotherapy offers new hope for men with castration-resistant prostate cancer.

Evolution of Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer
Treatment

How Prostate Cancer Radiation Therapy Evolved

Learn about the improvements that have been made in external beam radiation therapy for prostate cancer over the past 100 years.

Penile Shortening
Treatment

Penile Shortening After Prostate Removal?

If you’ve had your prostate surgically removed, your penis may be shorter after the procedure. A new study suggests it should go back to regular size in a year.