Focus on Prostate Cancer
Facing Prostate Cancer Treatment?
Here are some things to keep in mind as you consider your options.
For most men who are diagnosed with prostate cancer, the cancer is found while it is still at an early stage. These men often have several treatment options to consider.
Advanced prostate cancer refers to cancer that has spread beyond the prostate. If you’re facing a diagnosis of advanced prostate cancer, the key to maintaining good quality of life and a positive attitude while fighting the disease is making sure you understand the potential side effects of each treatment option you’re considering, as well as how to deal with them.
New American Cancer Society Prostate Cancer Survivorship Care guidelines outline post-treatment clinical follow-up care for the myriad long-term and late effects that an estimated 2.8 million prostate cancer survivors in the United States may face.