Prostate cancer is only found in men as it affects the prostate gland, a component of the male reproductive system. This type of cancer does not usually grow rapidly, but aggressive forms do exist. Learn how to prevent, detect and treat this type of cancer.
Articles About Prostate Cancer
- I'm 'Celebrating' 20 Years with Prostate Cancer!
The cancer diagnosis over 20 years ago was pretty scary. After the prostatectomy, cancer cells remained. But the cancer—at least so far—has not been among my biggest health concerns.
- An Overview of Prostate Cancer
Prostate cancer is the second most common type of cancer among men in the U.S. Only skin cancer is more common. Out of every three men who are diagnosed with cancer each year, one is diagnosed with prostate cancer.
- Prostate Problems in Elderly Men
Prostate problems are very common for seniors. The older males get, the more likely they are to be affected by this issue.
- What precautions can be taken to prevent prostate cancer?
While there is no easy way to guarantee your father will avoid the development of prostate cancer, there has been much research lately that, at the very least, can help the odds. Click to read Dr. Connolly's full answer.
- Medical Tests for Prostate Problems
There are many different medical tests that diagnose prostate problems in elderly men.