Healthy Body, Healthy Mind

Season 1 Episode 8

Understanding Prostate Cancer

Aired Unknown Jan 01, 2006 on Health Science Channel
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Understanding Prostate Cancer
Part of the award winning public television series Healthy Body/Healthy Mind. Are you a man age 40 or older and haven't had a PSA test for Prostate Cancer? Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men, after skin cancer. It is estimated that approximately 230,110 men in the United States will be diagnosed with the disease this year, and about 30,000 men will die from it. PSA or Prostate Specific Antigen is a simple blood test that can save your life. In this episode, patients and doctors explain what the PSA test is and how it can be used to identify cancer at its earliest stage. Remember, no man should die from Prostate Cancer. Watch this program and get the facts.moreless

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