Prostate Cancer and Lifestyle

Prostate Cancer and Lifestyle;smoking, alcohol, family planning, sex, infections – many questions unanswered When it comes to prostate cancer, risk factors relating to the allegedly unhealthy lifestyle of affected patients are also discussed again and again. Many of these assumptions could, however, be refuted beyond any doubt. For others, studies Continue Reading

New Ultrasound Treatment for Prostate Cancer Revealed

New Ultrasound Treatment for Prostate Cancer Revealed Researchers have unveiled a new technique using ultrasound to treat prostate cancer. The procedure known as TULSA doesn’t involve surgery and has minimal side effects. The technique is already available for clinical use in Europe and has received initial permission from U.S. regulators Continue Reading

The prostate anatomy and function

The prostate anatomy and function The prostate anatomy and function, The prostate, also called a prostate gland, is an approximately four centimeter large walnut-shaped gland. It sits just below the urinary bladder and encircles the urethral ring, which directs the urine from the bladder through the prostate and the penis Continue Reading

Disease pattern in prostate cancer

Disease pattern in prostate cancer Disease pattern in prostate cancer, In the early stage, when the carcinoma is within the prostate, the cancer is curable. 93% of all patients are still alive after 5 years. If the PSA value increases during the follow-up, this can be an indication that the Continue Reading

Treatment in the early stages

Treatment in the early stages Treatment in the early stages, When the diagnosis of prostate cancer is established and the extent and stage of the disease have been determined, the doctor decides together with the patient which options of treatment are used. Here you will find information about the following treatment Continue Reading

Prostate cancer prevention

Prostate cancer prevention Some factors that can increase the risk of cancer can be influenced by yourself: Try to reach or maintain normal weight. Be physically active. Eat healthy, take lots of herbal products and reduce your meat consumption, especially eat little red meat. Consume only moderate alcohol. Tomatoes, soya Continue Reading

Prostate cancer therapy

Prostate cancer therapy Prostate cancer therapy, When the diagnosis of prostate cancer is established and the extent and stage of the disease have been determined, the doctor decides together with the patient which options of treatment are used. The following treatment methods are currently used for the treatment of prostate Continue Reading

Prostate Cancer – Symptoms

There are no typical symptoms that indicate a malignant prostate tumor at an early stage. The person concerned initially does not notice anything. Complaints usually do not occur until the tumor has become so large that it spreads to the urethra or when metastases have formed outside the prostate, typically in the Continue Reading

Prostate Cancer – Cause and Risk Factors

Prostate Cancer – Cause and Risk Factors Prostate Cancer – Cause and Risk Factors The causes of prostate cancer are still largely unknown. However, certain factors are known that increase the risk of prostate cancer. The most important factors are age and familial predisposition. In addition, environmental influences such as diet, Continue Reading

Prostate cancer diagnosis

Prostate cancer diagnosis Prostate cancer diagnosis, From the age of 50, changes of the prostate occur in almost every second man. This can be a benign enlargement of the gland, the so-called benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). It has its starting point in that part of the prostate, which directly encloses the Continue Reading