Arizona DBacks CEO Derrick Hall Talks About the Importance of Prostate Cancer Awareness

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Why prostate cancer awareness is important to Derrick Hall In this video, Arizona Diamondbacks CEO Derrick Hall talks about how important is is to him to spread prostate cancer awareness, after being diagnosed at age 42. Derrick thinks it’s important for individuals to be as forthcoming in open and honest as possible if they are […]

Clinical and Pathological Staging for Prostate Cancer: What’s the Difference?

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What is the difference between clinical and pathological staging for prostate cancer? It is important for cancer patients to be familiar with the staging process and terminology. Many patients get confused when first learning about staging and staging terms. Dr. Richard Bevan-Thomas provides a thorough explanation of it all in the video below. A lot […]

What to Expect after a Prostate Cancer Biopsy?

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What happens after a prostate cancer biopsy? A prostate cancer biopsy uses ultrasound imaging to guide several small needles through the rectum wall into areas of the prostate. These needles extract tissue samples to test for cancerous cells. What happens next? Dr. Richard Bevan-Thomas goes over what happens after a prostate cancer biopsy in this […]

Preparing for Your Prostate Cancer Doctor’s Visit

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How should I prepare for a prostate cancer doctor’s visit? Joel Nowak is a three time cancer survivor. He has had prostate cancer twice. In this video offers some advice on how to prepare for a prostate cancer doctor’s visit. He always recommends patients bring someone with them. Patients may hear their doctor differently from […]

How Does Prostate Cancer Hormone Therapy Work?

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What is prostate cancer hormone therapy and how does it work? Prostate cancer hormone therapy is used quite often when treating prostate cancer patients. This therapy does not involve the patient actually receiving hormones. Rather, doctors try to suppress the hormone testosterone. Dr. Richard Bevan-Thomas tells us that prostate cancer cells actually use testosterone for […]

What to Know About Sex After Prostate Cancer Treatment

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When can I have sex after prostate cancer treatment? Nearly all men will experience difficulty getting an erection for a period of time after surgery, even if they have a “nerve-sparing” operation. This will usually pass with time. You should know what to expect, but there is no reason that you shouldn’t resume normal sexual […]

Treatment Options for Stage III Prostate Cancer

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What are the options for Stage 3 prostate cancer? A diagnosis of Stage 3 prostate cancer means the cancer is present outside the prostate gland. Advanced imaging techniques are generally needed to make the diagnosis. Once diagnosed, there are several different treatment options available for patients. Dr. Howard Tay is a Urologist with experience in […]

Treatment Options for Stage II Prostate Cancer

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What are the treatment options for Stage II prostate cancer? If prostate cancer has progressed to Stage 2, that generally means that your doctor has found a lump or nodule on the prostate. Usually the prostate must be removed. There are several ways surgeons can do this. Dr. Howard Tay is a Urologist experienced with […]

Treatment Options for Stage I Prostate Cancer

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What are some treatment options for Stage 1 prostate cancer? Stage 1 prostate cancer is generally the most treatable variety. What do these treatments look like? There are several different methods for treating Stage 1 prostate cancer. Dr. Howard Tay goes over some in this video. From active surveillance to surgery, each person’s treatment is […]

Common Symptoms of Advanced Prostate Cancer

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What are some common symptoms of advanced prostate cancer? How do you know if you have prostate cancer? The only definitive way to know if you have cancer is to see a doctor and have some tests done. But, there are some common symptoms of prostate cancer that you should look out for. Dr. Howard […]


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