Choosing the Right Prostate Cancer Treatment

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What’s the Right Prostate Cancer Treatment for Me? There are many things to consider when trying to choose the prostate cancer treatment that is right for you. Most men diagnosed with prostate cancer haven’t had the disease spread beyond the gland and may be classified as low risk. Others may have more advanced stages of […]

Is There a Way to Determine If My Prostate Cancer Is Curable?

Prostate Cancer Is Curable

How Can I Tell If My Prostate Cancer Is Curable? Prostate Cancer is the second most common cancer among American men. Unfortunately, about 1 in 7 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in his lifetime. Some urologists even suggest that in the year 2015, this statistic has risen to 1 in 2 men! With […]

Can I Have Children After Prostate Cancer?

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Dr. Bevan-Thomas discusses having children after prostate cancer. Prostate cancer is a disease that can affect many different aspects of what is traditionally defined as manhood. On top of emotional and physical changes, being able to have children is a chief concern among men who have been diagnosed with prostate cancer. Having children after prostate […]

Treatment Options for Stage IV Prostate Cancer

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What are the treatment options for Stage 4 prostate cancer? A person is diagnosed with Stage 4 prostate cancer when the cancer is in other organs. Often, it is found in a patient’s bones, but can be found all over. There are different treatments available for patients today. Which treatment options are the best depend […]

I Have No Symptoms, How Can I Still Have Prostate Cancer?

Types of Catheters Used After Prostate Surgery

How can you have prostate cancer without symptoms? The prostate is a gland that wraps around the urine channel. It may be hard to believe that a man could have prostate cancer without symptoms. Dr. Richard Bevan-Thomas, Urologist & Prostate Cancer Specialist, discusses how this may be possible in the video below. Matters of the […]

Is There a Weight Management Program for Prostate Cancer Patients?


Dr. Richard Bevan-Thomas shares his weight management program for prostate cancer. Maintaining an optimal body weight during prostate cancer treatment can have beneficial effects on a patient’s outcome. Dr. Richard Bevan-Thomas says that patients who are obese prior to surgery have significantly higher risk of dying from their prostate cancer. He shares his weight management […]

Why is it Beneficial to Know the Biology of a Prostate Cancer Tumor?

Biology of a Prostate Cancer Tumor

Why the biology of a prostate cancer tumor should be assessed. Not all prostate cancers are the same. Some are high-risk and aggressive, some can be monitored and controlled. The course of care that a patient will receive will be based on the aggressiveness of the tumor. Patients with low-risk cancer may not always be […]

What Can a Patient Expect From a Digital Rectum Exam?

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A digital rectum exam is a common procedure for prostate cancer patients. To establish a diagnosis and stage the patient it is important to perform a digital rectal exam on a patient with suspected prostate cancer. Since most of these cancers are developing on the outer cells of the gland, when your doctor performs a […]

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