08/09/2016

For Families and Caregivers

Caring for a man who has prostate cancer is a challenging experience, especially for significant others, who may have to adjust to a new lifestyle with their partner. Here are some suggestions to help you through your experience and provide the best level of support, not only for your loved.

08/09/2016

Finding a Support Group

We understand, there is a life before you found out you had cancer and life after you received your diagnosis. The new life brings with it uncertainty, fear, anger, sadness, etc. But you are not alone. Each year over 200,000 men are diagnosed with prostate cancer. Even with so many.

08/09/2016

Finding a Doctor

For help finding and evaluating doctors and specialists, try these resources: Administrators in Medicine DocFinder www.docboard.org Information on licensing and disciplinary actions taken against doctors in 18 states; links to state medical boards of remaining states. American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) www.abms.org Includes a database to find doctors who.

08/09/2016

Financial Resources

Help with screening Zero: The Project to End Prostate Cancer often conducts free screenings. Another route is through local hospitals and local prostate cancer support groups. Us TOO has information about support groups: www.ustoo.org. The Prostate Conditions Education Council also lists screenings: http://www.prostateconditions.org Help with the costs of treatment and medical.