Former NFL Player Todd McMillon’s Advice for Newly Diagnosed Prostate Cancer Patients

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Todd McMillon shares advice for newly diagnosed prostate cancer patients Todd McMillon was in nearly perfect health when he was diagnosed with prostate cancer at the age of 39. Todd was a former athlete in near perfect health. He had a family history of prostate cancer, so underwent regular PSA testing. This saved his life. […]

Former NFL Player Todd McMillon’s Prostate Cancer Surgery Experience

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Todd McMillon talks about his prostate cancer surgery experience Todd McMillon was diagnosed with prostate cancer at age 39. Knowing that he had a family history and undergoing regular screening is what saved his life. After his diagnosis, he chose to undergo robotic surgery. His experience was positive. For more on Todd’s prostate cancer surgery […]

Survivor Story: What Men Should Know About Prostate Cancer

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Former NFL player Todd McMillon shares what men should know about prostate cancer Todd McMillion was diagnosed with prostate cancer when he was just 39 years old. What saved him was knowing that he had a family history of prostate cancer, and getting regular PSA tests as a result. What Todd wants you to know […]

How Prostate Cancer Has Affected Former NFL Player Todd McMillon’s Life

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Todd McMillon shares how prostate cancer has changed his life Todd McMillon was diagnosed with prostate cancer at age 39. Since he knew he had a family history, he underwent regular testing. This saved his life. As a result, Todd is committed to sharing his story with other men, in hopes that they will understand the […]

Former NFL Player Todd McMillon Shares His Prostate Cancer Diagnosis Story

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Todd McMillon shares what it was like to be diagnosed with prostate cancer For a man who has just experienced a prostate cancer diagnosis, it always helps to hear from someone who has been there. Todd McMillon, former defensive back for the Chicago Bears was just 39 when he was diagnosed with prostate cancer, and […]

At What Age and How Often Should You Get Your Prostate Screened?


Dr. Bevan-Thomas talks about prostate cancer screening guidelines Prostate cancer is very survivable if caught early. As is the case with most cancers, early detection is key. But there is a lot of conflicting information out there on when men should be screened. Those with a family history of prostate cancer should be screened much […]

What is a Prostate Biopsy and What Are the Risks and Rate of Infection?


Dr. Bevan-Thomas discusses prostate biopsy A prostate biopsy is something that few men look forward to. But, it’s important to stay informed and take responsibility for your own health. There are a lot of myths around prostate biopsy. But the procedure has come a long way in the past few years. Rates of infection are […]

Do Men Who Ride Bikes Have a Higher Chance for Developing Prostate Cancer?


Dr. Bevan-Thomas discusses the myth that bike-riding increases chances of prostate cancer There has been some discussion about the link between bike-riding and prostate cancer. As with most things reported in the media, it is a bit overinflated. For men who ride their bike for light exercise or pleasure, there is almost no risk. When […]

Does Sex with More Women Decrease Your Chances for Developing Prostate Cancer?

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Dr. Bevan-Thomas talks about the recent study showing sex with more women prevents prostate cancer Researchers at the University of Montreal and INRS-Institut Armand-Frappier found that men who had slept with more than 20 women during their lifetime were 28 per cent less likely to develop the disease. While men all over the world were […]

Must-Know Links Between Diet and Prostate Cancer


Dr. Bevan-Thomas talks about diet and prostate cancer It’s no secret that Americans are eating an increasingly poor diet, rife with trans-fats and sugars. There are a host of environmental causes of prostate cancer, and one of those issues is diet. When it comes to the relation between diet and prostate cancer, our parents were right: […]

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