Biden: World on the cusp of phenomenal cancer breakthroughs

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Vice President Joe Biden says the world of cancer research is on the cusp of phenomenal breakthroughs. He says this is an inflection point in the fight against cancer.

Is hormone therapy effective against prostate cancer?

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Find out how hormone therapy can be used against prostate cancer.

When is active surveillance used for prostate cancer?

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Active surveillance for prostate cancer is used to avoid treatment side effects in men with a very low risk of prostate cancer progression.

How to cope with prostate cancer diagnosis

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When you receive a diagnosis of prostate cancer, you may experience a range of feelings — including disbelief, fear, anger, anxiety and depression.

Cancer risk: What the numbers mean

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Take the time to understand what cancer risk is and how it's measured. This can help you put your own cancer risk into perspective.

How is low-risk prostate cancer treated?

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Find out how slow-growing prostate cancer is treated.

How to reduce risk of prostate cancer

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While there's no sure way to prevent prostate cancer, there are things you can do to reduce your risk.

Prostate cancer screening: Should you get a PSA test?

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Making the decision to have a PSA test depends on a variety of factors. Here are some tips that can help you make a good decision.

Symptoms of prostate cancer

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According to WebMD, most men don’t know they have prostate cancer until it’s found during a routine physical. While the disease doesn’t typically cause symptoms in its early stages, there are some signs you can look for.

The stages of prostate cancer

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Find out more about the different stages of prostate cancer.


10 myths about men's health

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From shaving to marriage, see what myths about men's health get busted.

Men: What you eat affects your health



Men have to think differently than women when planning their diets.

Where does prostate cancer commonly metastasize?

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Find out what common areas prostate cancer can spread to.

How is prostate cancer diagnosed?

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Find out what tests are used to screen for prostate cancer.

Treatment options for low-risk prostate cancer

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Find out some potential treatment options for patients with low-risk prostate cancer.

What men eat affects cancer, health



Men have to think differently than women when planning their diets.

When should you be screened for prostate cancer?

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According to the Mayo Clinic, it is a bit controversial as to when men should start getting screened for prostate cancer.

Treatments for prostate cancer

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There are several treatment options for men who are diagnosed with prostate cancer.

Uncover men's hidden health risks

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Some of the biggest health risks for men may very likely be the ones they are least aware of. Read on for a look at five hidden health risks all men should know about.

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