Prostate Cancer Articles A-Z
Prostate Cancer Questions - Prostate Cancer Support
This page contains links to eMedTV Prostate Cancer Articles containing information on subjects from Prostate Cancer Questions to Prostate Cancer Support. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
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- Prostate Cancer Questions
This eMedTV page contains lists of prostate cancer questions you can ask your healthcare providers. Asking prostate cancer questions about possible symptoms, treatment options, and prognosis can help you make better decisions about your healthcare.
- Prostate Cancer Research
As this eMedTV segment explains, current research on prostate cancer is attempting to determine the cause of the disease as well as new treatment methods. This article discusses the many different areas of research on this disease.
- Prostate Cancer Screening
The digital rectal exam and the prostate-specific antigen test are common prostate cancer screening tests. This eMedTV segment discusses these screening methods in detail, including the pros and cons of each.
- Prostate Cancer Screening: Is It Right For You?
Is prostate cancer screening right for you? This eMedTV page explains prostate cancer screening methods in detail and presents the risks and benefits. By knowing the pros and cons of screening, men can make the best decisions regarding their health.
- Prostate Cancer Statistics
Prostate cancer statistics, such as those in this eMedTV article, indicate that a man has about a 17 percent chance of being diagnosed with the disease in his lifetime. Other statistics pertain to the stage of prostate cancer, mortality rates, and more.
- Prostate Cancer Support
As this eMedTV page explains, support groups can help men cope with prostate cancer and the effects of treatment. This article explains how to find support as you deal with this disease, both among friends and family, as well as the healthcare team.