When should a man begin prostate cancer screening?

Recurrence After Prostate Cancer Surgery

When should I be screened? Prostate cancer is the number two cancer killer in America. Thankfully, we have reduced the mortality rate by 48% in the last 20 years. This reduction is due mostly to improvements in our ability to diagnose the disease. Prostate-specific antigen, or PSA, tests were first used in the nineties. Digital […]

Worried About Your Rectal Exam for Prostate Cancer?


Describing a rectal exam for prostate cancer. Are you worried about having to undergo a rectal exam? Many men have fears associated with these important screening procedures. Don’t let your emotions get the best of you! Rectal exams for prostate cancer save lives! Dr. Bevan-Thomas has some words that will help to set your mind […]

Understanding the Risk Categories for Prostate Cancer


Understanding the Risk Categories for Prostate Cancer This Hangout on Air┬ácovered the different risk categories for prostate cancer. Dr. Richard Bevan-Thomas discussed the┬áNational Comprehensive Cancer Network’s classification guidelines, digital rectum exams, and his view that every patient should empower themselves as much as they can as it relates to prostate cancer risk. For more, you […]

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