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Information About COVID-19 for Prostate Cancer Patients

Information About COVID-19 for Prostate Cancer Patients

COVID-19, short for coronavirus disease 2019, is an infection caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). SARS-CoV-2 is a newly identified pathogen that has not previously been seen in humans and is highly contagious. Though it belongs to...

Brachytherapy Beneficial in Low Risk Prostate Cancer

Brachytherapy Beneficial in Low Risk Prostate Cancer

Low-dose-rate (LDR) brachytherapy with or without androgen deprivation therapy may be the optimal treatment option for men with T1c to T3a prostate cancer (PCa), according to a new retrospective study published in Oncology Letters. For full article click HERE.

Patient Survey on Impact of Prostate Cancer

Patient Survey on Impact of Prostate Cancer

Men who are diagnosed with prostate cancer at later stages of the disease are more likely to say that their disease has affected several aspects of their life, including their self-esteem, how they share feelings with others, and how they feel about their sexual...

Support the Foundation while you shop for the holidays

Support the Foundation while you shop for the holidays

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are two of the busiest shopping days of the year. Support us when you shop on Amazon on Black Friday, Cyber Monday and the holiday season. Begin your Amazon shopping on this link: and Amazon donates to the...

Early diagnosis is key to surviving prostate cancer

Early diagnosis is key to surviving prostate cancer

Dr. Gregory Merrick says the key to surviving prostate cancer is to undergo screening for early prostate cancer detection.  That combined with a healthy lifestyle is key to men's health. You can read his whole interview here: "Early Diagnosis Remains Key to Surviving...

PCa Commentary

Expert Commentary On The Latest Prostate Cancer Topics

Written by Dr. Ed Weber

PCa Commentary is a well-researched, clearly presented commentary targeted to medical providers and others interested in current prostate cancer treatment. Each PCa Commentary edition offers an analysis of new developments in the field of prostate cancer with essays discussing and evaluating treatment management options for this disease.

PCa Commentary #187 – Liquid Biopsy – Circulating Tumor DNA (ctDNA): A Heads-Up Primer: Emerging clinical usefulness and a look to the future…but this is only a snapshot of the first steps of a remarkable technology.

  Circulating Tumor DNA (ctDNA):   In cancer patients fragments of DNA from tumor cells are found in the blood along with short stretches of DNA from healthy cells (cell-free DNA, cfDNA) shed during cell turnover. In early-stage disease the ctDNA fraction of...

PCa Commentary #184 – Focal Therapy for Localized Prostate Cancer

  Some men with low- or intermediate-risk localized prostate cancer will present on MRI imaging with a lesion sufficiently small and apparently well-delineated to warrant targeted focused therapy. This is termed “focal therapy” and can be accomplished with heat...


Prostate Cancer

What is Prostate Cancer?

What is Prostate Cancer, the Symptoms, Risk Factors? What does the Prostate do, where is it located?

Prostate Cancer Tests and Diagnostics

Prostate Cancer Recurrence.

For Some, Cancer Returns After Treatment.  Compare Treatments. Increase Your Odds of Remaining in Remission.

Prostate Cancer Treatments

Treating Prostate Cancer.

Patients have options when it comes to the prostate cancer treatments. Learn about your treatment options.

Remission versus Recurrence?

Relapse of prostate cancer is way more common than you might think. Many men treated for prostate cancer have their cancer return, which can lead to a lifetime of treatment. Prostate Cancer Free studies treatment outcomes documented in "The STUDY", recently updated for 2021. Take this Study to your doctor, and discuss your chance of cancer recurrence. The Study is available with the new, just released booklet, to help you learn about prostate cancer. Both the Prostate Cancer Free Study and the booklet, “What You Need to Know About Prostate Cancer” are available NOW for you to VIEW, PRINT or DOWNLOAD.

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The Prostate Cancer Free Foundation, reviews the results of hundreds of thousands of men treated for prostate cancer. Tracking them for years. This information is available to you, and others like you, to help find the best prostate cancer treatment. This work takes time, effort, resources all of it done by volunteers. Please help us continue. Please Donate!