Prostate Cancer Articles

Introduction to Prostate Cancer
Comprehensive guide to prostate cancer's causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, prevention, and current research.

Prostate Cancer Incidence Fact Sheet
Prostate cancer is the most common cancer (excluding skin cancer) in American men, affecting 180,400 men each year in the U.S.

More Prostate Cancer Facts
By age 50, one-third of American men have microscopic signs of prostate cancer.

Prostate Cancer: No One Answer to Testing or Treatment
Medicine offers several means of diagnosing and treating prostate cancer. While there's no "magic bullet" that will significantly reduce prostate cancer, some future possibilities exist.

Questions and Answers about Early Prostate Cancer
Early prostate cancer is confined to the gland and the majority of patients have a long survival after diagnosis.

Preventing Prostate Cancer
Prostate cancer is often associated with known risk factors, many of which you can control.

Treating Prostate Cancer
Treatment of prostate cancer depends on the stage of the disease and your age and overall health.

Screening for Prostate Cancer
Medicine has developed several screening procedures, including digital rectal exams and PSA tests.