Prostatitis: Misdiagnosed and Misunderstood

Every year, thousands of men are diagnosed with prostatitis. Some of them might even have it. Most of them don’t. Maybe you’re one of those men, and you’ve been taking antibiotics for weeks because your doctor told you that’s what you had. How are your symptoms? Are they any better?.


What Can Go Wrong With the Prostate: Cancer, BPH, and Prostatitis

Prostate cancer isn't the only health issue that can develop with the prostate. Learn about the three most common prostate problems.


Conditions of the Prostate: BPH

Most men who live long enough will experience BPH, a benign (though sometimes painful) enlargement of the prostate. Learn about its symptoms and treatments.


Conditions of the Prostate: Prostatitis

What is Prostatitis? A painful condition where the prostate is inflamed, swollen, and tender. It can be caused by a bacterial infection or just simply be inflamed. Symptoms: - Pain in the perineum (the area between the rectum and the testicles) - Pain on defecation - Aches and pains in.


What is Prostate Cancer?

Learn the basics of prostate cancer: risks, PSA levels, Gleason scores, stages, and much more


About the Prostate

The more you know about the normal development and function of the prostate, where it’s located, and what it’s attached to, the better you can understand how prostate cancer develops and impacts a man’s life over time—due either to cancer growth or as a result of treatments. Normal Anatomy The.