Prostate Cancer

Running Down and Preventing Prostate Cancer

Breaking Down The Prostate Cancer Risk Calculator Prostate cancer is the most common type of cancer among men. In the course of their lifetime, one in six men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer. The risk of prostate cancer must be monitored and tested regularly, but how should you use a prostate cancer risk

By |2022-10-06T13:18:21+00:00October 6th, 2022|Categories: General Health, Men's Health, Prostate Cancer, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Running Down and Preventing Prostate Cancer

A Community That Cares: #ZEROSTRONG

A Guide to Prostate Cancer Support Groups It is important to have a strong support system when facing a prostate cancer diagnosis. Generally speaking, your loved ones serve as your primary support system; however, community prostate cancer support groups foster unity among both patients and their families.  Continue reading to learn more about prostate

By |2022-10-10T15:57:46+00:00October 4th, 2022|Categories: Men's Health, Prostate Cancer, Uncategorized|Comments Off on A Community That Cares: #ZEROSTRONG

#ZEROStrong Together: A Dash for Awareness

Prostatitis vs Prostate Cancer: #ZEROStrong Together Did you know that prostate cancer is the second most common cause of cancer-related death in American men, behind lung cancer? According to statistics, approximately 1 in 41 men will develop prostate cancer during their lifetime; therefore, knowing all of the facts can save a life. It is

By |2022-09-13T16:24:50+00:00September 10th, 2022|Categories: Men's Health, Prostate Cancer, Uncategorized, Urology Specialists|Comments Off on #ZEROStrong Together: A Dash for Awareness

When Should You Get Checked for Prostate Cancer?

Testing for Prostate Cancer: When’s the Right Time? Beyond skin cancer, prostate cancer is the most common type of cancer among men. On average, 1 in 6 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during their lifetime. The prostate is a vital part of the male reproductive system and is located just below the bladder.

By |2022-09-22T11:52:35+00:00June 13th, 2022|Categories: Men's Health, Prostate Cancer|Comments Off on When Should You Get Checked for Prostate Cancer?

7 Things Every Man Should Know About Prostate Cancer

Prostate Cancer 101: What Every Man Should Know Knowing the facts, symptoms, risk factors, and screening tests can help bring awareness to prostate cancer. Whether you’ve recently been diagnosed or you’re trying to prevent the disease altogether, keep reading for seven things you should know about this extremely prevalent condition. 1. Prostate cancer is a

By |2021-09-02T18:15:47+00:00September 15th, 2021|Categories: Prostate Cancer|Comments Off on 7 Things Every Man Should Know About Prostate Cancer

How to Celebrate Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month In honor of National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, we are sharing information on how you can spread awareness and support loved ones with prostate cancer — a disease that affects approximately 1 in 9 men in the United States. Second to skin cancer, prostate cancer is the most

By |2021-09-02T17:33:52+00:00September 1st, 2021|Categories: Prostate Cancer|Comments Off on How to Celebrate Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Questions to Ask Your Urologist About Prostate Cancer

Questions to Ask Your Urologist: Prostate Cancer Prostate cancer is the most common type of cancer among men. In fact, 1 in 9 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during their lifetime. But, no matter how common it is, we understand that a condition like prostate cancer can leave you with more questions than

By |2021-08-12T14:44:05+00:00August 11th, 2021|Categories: Prostate Cancer|Comments Off on Questions to Ask Your Urologist About Prostate Cancer

How To Get Involved In Charlotte’s Annual ZERO Race

ZERO Prostate Cancer Race: What It Is, Why We Support It & How To Get Involved Last year, we became the host sponsor for ZERO Prostate Cancer Race for the first time. This year, we’re at it again and could not be more thrilled to do our part in putting an end to prostate cancer. 

By |2021-05-13T18:15:07+00:00August 14th, 2019|Categories: Prostate Cancer|Comments Off on How To Get Involved In Charlotte’s Annual ZERO Race

Active Surveillance Treatment As Option For Low-Risk Prostate Cancer

A Low-Risk Prostate Cancer Treatment Active surveillance is one of the 6 viable treatment options for men with prostate cancer who do not undergo immediate radical treatment such as surgery or radiation therapy. Cancer of the prostate often grows slowly; therefore active surveillance is used as a strategy to manage early stage, low risk prostate

By |2021-05-13T18:15:14+00:00July 17th, 2017|Categories: Prostate Cancer|Comments Off on Active Surveillance Treatment As Option For Low-Risk Prostate Cancer

6 Treatment Options for Localized Prostate Cancer

  About 1 in 7 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in his lifetime. The prostate is a walnut-sized gland located between the bladder and the penis that plays a vital role in male reproduction. More than 3 million cases of prostate cancer are reported in the U.S. each year. There are a lot

By |2020-05-19T17:15:24+00:00May 9th, 2017|Categories: Prostate Cancer|Comments Off on 6 Treatment Options for Localized Prostate Cancer