Home

 

 
Medical Library
- Drug Information Center
- Health A-Z
- Conditions Centers
- Conditions InDepth
- Procedures A-Z
- Medical Dictionary
 
Cool Tools
- Videos & Animations
- Health Calculators
- Anatomy Navigator
- Symptom Checker
 
Wellness Centers
- Aging and Health
- Alternative Health
- Diet Center
- Disease Management
- Emotional Health
- Food and Nutrition
- Health Myths
- Healthcare Information
- Kids' and Teens' Health
- Men's Health
- Physical Fitness
- Recipes
- Sexuality and Health
- Travel and Health
- Women's Health
 
Natural & Alternative Treatments
- Herbs and Supplements
- Alternative Therapies
- Functional Foods
- Homeopathy
 
Current Health Reports
 
  

Prostate Cancer Center

General Overview

Prostate cancer is a disease in which cancer cells grow in the prostate gland. The prostate is a walnut-sized gland in men that surrounds the urethra. The prostate produces a fluid that is part of semen.

More

Living With Prostate Cancer

Image for traveling with cancer Traveling with cancer

The key to traveling with cancer is to make travel preparations that will promote comfort, safeguard your health, and maintain your treatment goals as much as possible. Here are some tips to help smooth the trip.

 

Special Topics

Fighting prostate cancer: eat your way to victory

Here are foods that may help fight prostate cancer.

Sperm banking: fertility options for men undergoing cancer treatment

Image for sperm banking In sperm banking, your sperm are frozen and stored so that should you decide to become a father at some point in the future, you will have that opportunity, even if cancer treatment has affected your fertility. Learn more here.

Life after cancer

Surviving cancer is one of the most amazing success stories a person can have. Ending cancer treatment is exciting, but it is also challenging. There are so many questions. What happens next? Will your cancer return? How can you stay healthy?

Natural and Alternative Treatments (By Condition)

Resources

American Cancer Society
http://www.cancer.org/
This content is reviewed regularly and is updated when new and relevant evidence is made available. This information is neither intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to starting any new treatment or with questions regarding a medical condition. To send comments or feedback to our Editorial Team regarding the content please email us at healthlibrarysupport@ebscohost.com.