Choosing the Right Prostate Cancer Treatment

prostate cancer treatment

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 […]

What to Expect After Prostate Cancer Surgery

Prostate Cancer Surgery

What Happens After Prostate Cancer Surgery? A newly diagnosed prostate cancer patient often have one thing on his mind – prostate cancer surgery. Many patients reached out to us, wondering what they should expect after prostate cancer surgery. According to New York Urologist Dr. David Albala, the most important thing you need to be concerned […]

Former NFL Player Todd McMillon’s Prostate Cancer Surgery Experience

Screen Shot 2015-01-22 at 2.22.08 PM

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 Was Prostate Cancer Recovery Like?


John describes his prostate cancer recovery Being diagnosed with prostate cancer can is difficult. But it always helps to hear from someone who has been there. John was diagnosed with prostate cancer in his 50s. He’s sharing his journey in hopes that no man will ever feel like they are facing prostate cancer alone. John […]

Treatments to Help Achieve Erections after Prostate Surgery


What types of treatments are there to help achieve erections after prostate surgery? There are a number of treatments available to help men with erectile dysfunction. Several different drugs are currently on the market that help maintain an erection. Cialis and Viagra are among those most commonly used. Penile pumps are another tool that can […]

What is Life Like After a Prostate Cancer Diagnosis? One Patient’s Story

Video thumbnail for youtube video - Prostate Cancer Live

Victor shares the story of his prostate cancer journey. What’s life like after a prostate cancer diagnosis? Victor found out the hard way after being diagnosed at the age of 52. He had radiation treatment to kill the cancerous cells in his body. His PSA levels were okay for awhile, but the cancer eventually came […]

Improving Incontinence after Prostate Cancer Treatment


How do you improve incontinence after prostate cancer treatment? Incontinence can be much more than a nuisance, but it is a treatable condition. There are many things you and your doctor can do to improve your continence. Dr. Roscoe Nelson goes over several different approaches to treating incontinence after prostate cancer treatment in this video. […]

Sling Procedure for Incontinence after Prostate Cancer Surgery

Prostate Cancer Caregiver

What is the sling procedure for incontinence after prostate cancer surgery? Incontinence is common for men after prostate cancer surgery or radiation. If you are undergoing either of these procedures you should expect to have some issues with incontinence. There are different degrees and types of incontinence. This is a treatable condition. If a man […]

When to Treat Incontinence after Prostate Cancer Surgery


When should you treat incontinence after prostate cancer surgery? Losing your ability to control urination is common after prostatectomy and radiation therapy. Incontinence, as it is called, is a treatable condition. There are varying degrees and different types of incontinence. Some are worse than others. Your doctor may recommend exercises or diet changes to help […]

Who can Benefit from Cryotherapy for Prostate Cancer?


When is cryotherapy for prostate cancer used? Each cancer patient’s condition is unique and their treatment plan must reflect that. For some patients cryotherapy is an option. This procedure involves using freezing diseased tissue in and around the prostate. There are generally two types of patients that can benefit from cryotherapy for prostate cancer. Dr. […]

This information should not be relied upon as a substitute for personal medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Use the information provided on this site solely at your own risk. If you have any concerns about your health, please consult with a physician.

© 2016 Cancer Answers LLC