About The Prostate...

What is the prostate?

The prostate is a walnut sized gland which lies beneath the bladder. The prostate surrounds the urethra (water-pipe) and its main function is to help…

Prostate Issues…

The three main diseases associated with the prostate are: 1) Prostate cancer (the most common cancer diagnosed in men in Wales) This is where the…

Who Is At Risk?

In the UK, about 1 in 8 men will get prostate cancer at some point in their lives. Factors which may increase your chances of…

Symptoms to look out for…

Any of these symptoms could indicate an issue with your prostate. If you experience these symptoms go to your GP who will evaluate you further….

Diagnosis…

Any male with prostate symptoms should initially attend their GP. The GP will examine the prostate (a DRE – digital rectal examination) and after counselling…

Prostate Cancer Treatment Options…

There are many treatment options for prostate cancer. Your options will depend on several factors, including; a) your age b) your general fitness c) the…

Just Been Diagnosed?…

Recently diagnosed with prostate cancer? Men respond in all kinds of ways to being diagnosed with prostate cancer. You may feel shocked, frightened or angry….

Living With Prostate Cancer…

250,000 men are living with prostate cancer in the UK… Being diagnosed with prostate cancer can affect your everyday life, work and relationships. You may…

What’s Your PSA?…

Don’t know the answer? Then please read on… Are you, or do you know anyone who’s 50 years of age or older? Prostate cancer is…

Best defence, know the facts

Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men in Wales and over 550 welsh men will die from this disease every year. We don’t…

Wellness Talks…

Wellness programs are linked to greater productivity, less absenteeism, and a reduction of long-term health care costs. Are you doing enough to ensure the health…

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