Prostate cancer is the most common non-skin cancer in America. Learn more about the symptoms to watch out for, screening recommendations, causes, and survival rates below.


What is Prostate Cancer?

What is the prostate? What are the symptoms of prostate cancer? How does prostate cancer grow? This section includes the basics of prostate cancer.



Diagnosis & Staging of Prostate Cancer

How is prostate cancer diagnosed? Should you be screened for prostate cancer and if so, when? If diagnosed, how do they stage prostate cancer?


Prostate Cancer Treatment

Doctors treating prostate cancer have a wide range of tools available. Your doctors will work with you to design a treatment plan that gives you the greatest chance of longer life, while managing side effects and preserving prostate function.

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Compiled with the contributions of top-tier doctors and researchers in prostate cancer, it is a must-have resource for patients and families. It focuses all of the information available about contemporary prostate cancer research, treatment, and lifestyle factors into one consolidated document.



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About the Prostate Cancer Foundation

The Prostate Cancer Foundation has been at the center of every major breakthrough in prostate cancer science over the past 25 years. Now, our scientists have discovered the path to a cure. It’s called precision oncology, and it allows doctors to target each patient’s particular type of cancer with the most effective treatment. This is a total game changer for the 14 million men living with prostate cancer — and millions more who will be diagnosed in the years to come. But to finish the research and develop these precision treatments, scientists need funding — and that’s where you come in.