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Prostate Cancer Tests
Can Be Confusing
 

Here’s What We Suggest

Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men. Detected early, it can be treated and often cured. That’s the good news.

 

Try To Weigh Risks And Benefits

The bad news is that although prostate cancer screening tests can find prostate cancer at an early stage, the medical community remains divided on whether surgery and/or radiation is a good choice for slow-growing prostate cancers, and often counsel watching and waiting because treatment has its own sometimes severe side effects. 

 

In The Video Below, Steve Garvey
(Legendary Baseball Player) And His Doc 
Talk About Some Of The Concerns
And Questions You May Have

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If You Are Going to Do Your Own Research…

Our advice to you is find a reputable website and do some research. Then talk with your health professional to help you make an educated decision about next steps according to your age, race and personal health history. Please check the video above first.

Resource: CDC, UCLA Health