Basics

Overview

  • Take Control of Prostate Cancer

    Take aim at your prostate cancer with a mighty arsenal: your healthcare team, modern medicine, the support of loved ones—and your will to survive.

  • About Prostate Cancer

    Every year, more than 200,000 men are diagnosed with prostate cancer, making it the second most common type of cancer in men.

  • Prostate Cancer: Symptoms

    Prostate cancer usually doesn’t cause signs or symptoms early in the disease process. In the U.S., it's most often diagnosed through a screening test that measures levels of PSA in the blood.

  • Prostate Cancer: Causes & Risk Factors

    Scientists are unsure what causes prostate cancer, but they do know that certain risk factors are linked to the condition.

  • Prostate Cancer: Diagnosis

    Having a clear understanding of your diagnosis can help you chart your best course for the future.

Newly Diagnosed

  • Prostate Cancer: Your Treatment Options

    Explore your options with your healthcare team to come up with a personalized treatment approach that works best for you.

  • Understanding Your Treatment Options

    Treatments for advanced prostate cancer have come a long way and are getting better every day. That means you can expect fewer side effects and enjoy better results.

  • Clinical Trials: Pros and Cons

    Use our list to determine if a clinical trial is right for you.

  • Tests You May Need

    Learn more about prostate cancer imaging and laboratory tests you may need.

  • Terms You Need to Know

    Get versed in the lingo of prostate cancer and its treatment.