Five things you may not know about prostate cancer

(BPT) - Receiving a cancer diagnosis is one of the most terrifying experiences someone can have and unfortunately, roughly one in nine men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during their lifetime.1 The good news is prostate cancer is highly treatable and there are several treatment options available based on the person’s age, health and personal preference.

Almost everyone knows someone living with prostate cancer, and you may know that regular prostate exams can help diagnose cancer, but there’s a lot more to know about the disease that can help patients make informed decisions about their care.

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