Monthly Archives: August 2016

Men Who Ejaculate More Have Lower Prostate Cancer Risks

An epidemiological study of 30,000 American men by Michael Leitzman, a cancer researcher at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, Maryland, has found that men who enjoy an active sex life do not risk prostate cancer in later life. There … Continue reading

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What Are the Most Important Symptoms of Prostate Cancer to Look For?

While most men today are diagnosed before they begin to show any symptoms of prostate cancer, it is important to know what to look for and which signs may point to an underlying prostate cancer. Anyone concerned about themselves or … Continue reading

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How Do Prostate Cancer and BPH Compare?

The similarities and differences between prostate cancer and BPH (benign prostatic hyperplasia) are commonly misunderstood. The two diseases both start in the prostate and can cause identical symptoms, but the similarities basically end there. So how do these two common … Continue reading

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What Else Can Cause an Elevated PSA Besides Prostate Cancer?

What are some other causes of an elevated PSA? Thousands of men each year are told that they have a high PSA level after undergoing a routine screening test. The most important and most concerning cause of an elevated PSA … Continue reading

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What Are Some Common Prostate Problems?

Prostate problems are fairly common in men of all ages, and they are especially common in older men. Prostate problems can range from simple inflammation to cancer. It is important to have a basic understanding of the possible problems that … Continue reading

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