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What Is The Cause Of Prostate Cancer

What is the Cause of Prostate Cancer? Prostate cancer is caused by mutations in the DNA of the prostate cells. These abnormal cells continue to divide and grow until they form a tumor. If not treated, aggressive prostate cancer cells can spread to other parts of the body. The disease is inherited, so individuals with […]

When To Get A Mammogram

When to Get a Mammogram There are several guidelines for when to get a mammogram, varying according to the advisory group. The American Cancer Society revised its annual mammogram recommendations in 2015, while the National Comprehensive Cancer Network recommends that women have an annual mammogram at age 40. The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommends […]

What Is A Breast Cancer Screening

What is a Breast Cancer Screening? If you’re looking for a simple way to detect breast cancer in women, you should know what breast cancer screening is. Breast cancer screening is a medical procedure that doctors perform on asymptomatic women. The goal of this procedure is to detect cancers earlier, and the sooner they’re detected, […]

What’s A Normal Psa Level By Age

What’s a Normal PSA Level by Age? Until recently, PSA levels below 4.0 ng/mL were considered normal. However, it has been found that some individuals with PSA levels below 4.0 have prostate cancer, but that most individuals between 4 and 10 ng/mL do not. These levels are based on average PSA levels for men. Therefore, […]

How Bad Is Prostate Cancer

How Bad Is Prostate Cancer? Among the four basic treatment options for prostate cancer, low-dose-rate brachytherapy (LDB) is the most commonly used. But what does the alternative treatment mean? In this article, we discuss active surveillance, low-dose-rate brachytherapy, and chemotherapy. But before deciding which treatment is best for your case, you should understand the basics. […]

Do Mammograms Hurt

Do Mammograms Hurt? You might be wondering whether mammograms hurt. This article will cover the side effects of a mammogram and how the radiation doses are very low. Also, you’ll learn about the Symptoms of breast cancer after having a mammogram. Listed below are some important facts about mammograms and the radiation doses. You’ll also […]

How Does Prostate Surgery Affect You Sexually

How Does Prostate Surgery Affect You Sexually? Among the many questions men may have about prostate surgery is: How does it affect you sexually? Men who have undergone surgery typically lose their ability to respond to six specific triggers that lead to an erection. Afterward, men often experience a powerful emotional reaction as they are […]

How Fast Does Aggressive Prostate Cancer Grow

How Fast Does Aggressive Prostate Cancer Grow? Often men wonder how fast does aggressive prostate cancer grow. This article will explain how the tumor is classified and the growth rate of aggressive prostate cancer. It will also cover early detection and treatment options. Listed below are some of the most common methods used to detect […]

How Long Does Erectile Dysfunction Last After Prostate Surgery

How Long Does Erectile Dysfunction Last After Prostate Surgery? When a man has prostate surgery, the surgeon cuts all of his prostate tissue, including the tiny nerve bundles that control erections. This approach preserves the nerves, but it’s not always an option. If the cancer is close to the nerves, it’s best to avoid cutting […]

Can I Use Soap Before A Mammogram

Can I Use Deodorant Or Soap Before a Mammogram? If you have been thinking about getting a mammogram, you may be wondering if you can use deodorant or soap before the procedure. There are many myths surrounding this topic, including spreading cancer and bruising afterward. However, there are some important tips to help you get […]