We’ll Say It So You Don’t Have To: PROSTATE CANCER IS NOTHING TO BE ASHAMED OF!

Let’s get real for a minute. Many men experience shame as a result of their prostate cancer diagnosis. Why? There is no concrete answer to this, objectively prostate cancer is no more cause for shame than blood cancer or brain cancer. But if we look at prostate cancer objectively, [...] Click here to view [...]

Prostate cancer symptoms: This unpleasant sensation may signify the disease has spread

Prostate cancer is cancer that occurs in the prostate — a small walnut-shaped gland in men that produces the seminal fluid that nourishes and transports sperm. Symptoms of prostate cancer do not usually appear until the prostate is large enough to affect the tube that carries urine from the [...] Click here to view [...]

5 Foods That Help Fight Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer is one of the most common forms of cancer found in men. Although you can't avoid developing the disease, a healthy diet can reduce your risk. Fight cancer, maintain your sexual health, and eat well with these picks. Turmeric This yellowish spice contains curcumin, a compound that [...] Click here to view [...]

2019-07-29T11:52:15-04:00July 29th, 2019|Dietary, Prostate Cancer|0 Comments

Prostate cancer – the sexual symptom you should never ignore

Prostate cancer’s causes are not exactly known , certain lifestyle decisions can mitigate the risk. Symptoms of prostate cancer do not usually appear until the prostate is large enough to affect the tube that carries urine from the bladder out of the penis. This can make the condition hard [...] Click here to view [...]

Prostate cancer: Following this diet may help to prevent aggressive form of the disease

Prostate cancer can develop when cells in the prostate start to grow in an uncontrolled way. Prostate cancer often grows slowly to start with and may never cause any problems, but some men have prostate cancer that is more likely to spread. No one knows how to prevent prostate [...] Click here to view [...]

Prostate cancer at 36: Treatment, recovery and trying to start a family

Image Ben Jenkins's prostate cancer was discovered as part of a routine check-up. After treatment, he met his wife Stacey. (Supplied: Ben Jenkins/ABC Life: Nathan Nankervis) Eight years ago, at the age of 36, I was diagnosed with prostate cancer. Before my diagnosis, I often measured the quality of [...] Click here to view [...]

Living with prostate cancer: Support is available

Being diagnosed with any form of cancer can be a harrowing experience, and may lead to lifestyle adjustments and a deep feeling of uncertainty. That transition could feel like getting thrown out into the wilderness - unprepared and resourceless. But it shouldn’t. Every year, 3000 Kiwi men are confronted [...] Click here to view [...]

Community pharmacies make a lifestyle impact for patients with prostate cancer

Cardiovascular health and physical activity levels of prostate cancer patients improve following successful interventions by community pharmacies, new research in the British Medical Journal reports. In the first study of its kind, researchers from the University of Surrey, funded by the Movember Foundation in partnership with Prostate Cancer UK, [...] Click here to view [...]

5 Easy Ways to Eat Better with Prostate Cancer

When faced with a prostate cancer diagnosis, like any cancer diagnosis, the typical reaction is to want to do anything and everything that might cure you of the disease. In our pursuit of solutions, it is easy to get caught up in some rather suspicious all-natural “medicines.” Nutrition tends [...] Click here to view [...]

2019-03-21T10:57:15-04:00March 21st, 2019|Dietary, Prostate Cancer|0 Comments
Show Buttons
Hide Buttons