Prostate Cancer: Common Cancer for Men in Their 50’s and Older

Prostate Cancer: Common Cancer for Men in Their 50’s and Older

Prostate cancer is a very common condition. It’s the most common cancer in American men and about one in eight men will be affected with it in their lifetimes. You have a tumor inside the prostate gland. The prostate gland doesn’t have much function but it does seem to go haywire in men. Most menRead More Prostate Cancer: Common Cancer for Men in Their 50’s and Older

Is Chemotherapy Used for Prostate Cancer Treatment

Is Chemotherapy Used for Prostate Cancer Treatment

Farshid Dayyani, MD: In certain circumstances, chemotherapy might be appropriate to treat prostate cancer. Conventional chemotherapy has been tested for decades in the treatment of early stage and advanced stage prostate cancer. So far, we don’t have any evidence that using chemotherapy earlier in the disease, meaning before the cancer has spread, will change anythingRead More Is Chemotherapy Used for Prostate Cancer Treatment