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Ask the Doctor Video: Shared Decision Making
Ask the Doctor Video: Living With Prostate Cancer
Ask the Doctor Video: Biomarkers and Family History
Breast cancer and prostate cancer are not as different as you might think.
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Living with cancer since 2019
Marc is a Pfizer employee
After researching his own treatment options, Tony made it his mission to support other men in their journeys with prostate cancer.
The Boldly Caring program offers resources for patients and their caregivers to help navigate an advanced prostate cancer diagnosis and advocate for the best care possible.
Explore four resources that cover biomarkers and family history, screenings for high-risk men, what it means to live with prostate cancer and shared decision making.
Review a list of questions to help guide conversations with your doctor on biomarker testing in cancer care.
Learn more about the role of genetic and biomarker testing in cancer care.
Learn more about the clinical trial process and how trials are designed.
Finding reliable information online can be hard. Use these tips and resources to help navigate your cancer research.
Learn how to find reliable and accurate medical information online.
Through telemedicine and more, clinical trials have become more accessible during COVID-19.
Knowing these cancer terms may help support your conversations with your healthcare team.
Follow these tips from a registered dietician to help you stock up on staple items that can help you with healthy eating.
Good nutrition is important for good health. Educate yourself with this cookbook, which includes recipes from celebrity chefs.
A registered dietitian shares how your nutritional needs may look different before, during and after cancer treatment.
Wellness is more than just diet and exercise—it’s about making choices toward a healthy and fulfilling life. Discover the seven categories of wellness and get tips to develop each one in your everyday life.
Listen to six unique stories geared toward helping give support, hope and guidance to prostate cancer caregivers.
View these easy-to-follow video modules to become more digitally savvy and take advantage of online healthcare resources to aid and empower your cancer journey.
Prostate cancer is the second most commonly diagnosed cancer among U.S. men. 1 in 9 will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in their lifetime.
Staying positive may be difficult when living with cancer. Following a few tips can help.
Questions to ask your doctor about your cancer treatment options
There is a lot to consider when discussing treatment options with your healthcare team
Knowing these cancer terms will help you have better conversations with your treatment team.
Check out these tips before you accompany a loved one to their next appointment.
As your loved one’s main advocate, being a caregiver is an important job.
Emergencies can happen, and they’re almost always unexpected. That’s why you should always be prepared.
These may be some of the hardest days of your loved one’s life, but there are ways to help them find joy and face this battle with a more positive mindset.
EGFR Resisters is a grassroots, patient-driven community dedicated exclusively to changing EGFR-positive lung cancer into a manageable, chronic disease. This community of patients and caregivers benefits from sharing knowledge and connecting with others who are experiencing similar journeys. The aim of the EGFR Resisters is to use collaboration to drive important research questions and fund novel research and clinical trials.
The Prostate Cancer Research Institute is an organization dedicated to helping prostate cancer patients’ and caregivers’ lives by empowering them to manage their prostate cancer through education.
A national organization committed to men's health, PCEC is a resource for information on prostate health.
PCF funds research to improve the prevention, detection, and treatment of prostate cancer.
Malecare is a nonprofit organization focused on men's cancer survivor support and advocacy.
The Prostate Health Education Network promotes education and awareness.
Providing educational resources, support services & personal connections to the prostate cancer community.
View this brochure to learn more about how prostate cancer affects African Americans and their families.
View this brochure to learn more about non-metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (nmCRPC).
ZERO—The End of Prostate Cancer is a nonprofit organization dedicated to prostate cancer education, testing, patient support and research.
View this brochure to learn more about prostate cancer.
It's important to make mental health a priority—today and every day. Use this guide to help you cope, relax and maybe even feel a little less overwhelmed.
The Association of Community Cancer Centers (ACCC) is the leading education and advocacy organization for the cancer care community, bringing together healthcare professionals across all disciplines in oncology to promote quality cancer care.
The NCCS advocates for quality cancer care for all people touched by cancer. To help empower cancer survivors, they offer publications and programs which provide tools for self-advocacy.
The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) is a not-for-profit alliance of 30 leadingcancer centers devoted to patient care, research, and education. NCCN is dedicated to improving and facilitating quality, effective, efficient, and accessible cancer care so patients can live better lives.
Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) is a national nonprofit organization which provides case management services and financial aid to Americans with chronic, life threatening and debilitating illnesses.
Triage Cancer lists resources and tools to help people living with cancer manage the financial aspects of a cancer diagnosis.
CancerCare is a national organization dedicated to providing free, professional support services for people living with cancer.
CancerCare provides information, resources and support to help people coping with cancer and their loved ones better manage their stress.
Cancer and Careers empowers and educates people with cancer to thrive in their workplace, by providing expert advice, interactive tools and educational events.
The American Cancer Society funds research, provides information and offers support services for anyone living with cancer.
The American Cancer Society Hope Lodge offers cancer patients and their caregivers a free place to stay.
The American Cancer Society Road To Recovery program offers cancer patients free transportation.
CancerCare provides information and resources to help people living with cancer manage transportation concerns.
The Cancer Support Community is a nonprofit organization that seeks to support all people living with cancer.
Personalized Care where and when you need it. Navigation services include treatment decision planning, financial navigation, short-term cancer coping assistance
CFAC is a coalition of organizations helping cancer patients manage their financial challenges.
If you're feeling anxious about working or returning to work while living with cancer, you're not alone.
Encourage your loved one to be an active participant in their care.
Learn about how some men are at a greater risk for certain types of cancers, and the challenges some communities may face.
If your loved one is living with cancer, then you know how important it is for them to feel supported...
As We Age is a community that’s here to provide you and your caregivers with encouragement, education, tools and resources.
Dealing with illness can be exhausting. Get advice from a doctor on how to cope with feelings of weakness or tiredness and the difficult thoughts, feelings and attitudes they may bring.
More people are going online to find and share health information than ever before. Discover how to find reliable and accurate health facts and get support online.
Leslie was diagnosed with stage IV metastatic breast cancer in 2004. Her daughter, Melissa, helped care for her.
Discussing your cancer with loved ones can often be difficult.
A cancer diagnosis may feel overwhelming, which is why it's helpful to have a strong support system in place...
There are lots of straightforward, practical ways to give your time helping a friend or family member dealing with cancer.
See how an oncology dietitian can help you manage your diet and nutritional needs during treatment.
As you look toward the future, learn how to plan for and make important changes in your life, one step at a time.
Living with cancer brings a steady stream of physical and emotional challenges.
An exercise specialist shares a few fun and easy ways to get moving indoors.
Discover different strength training, aerobic exercises and stretches you can consider trying. When designing an exercise routine, it is important to listen to your body and get guidance from your doctor.
Wellness is an ongoing, intentional way to live your best life. An exercise specialist shares five tips to support your personal wellness.
Read about which factors to consider before taking a dietary supplement, according to a registered dietitian.
Learn food safety tips from a registered dietitian that can help reduce your risk of foodborne illness.
A guide to help manage the challenges of a cancer diagnosis while aging.
Common cancer treatments may have an effect on your digestive system. Learn strategies to help improve your gut health.
A registered dietitian shares how certain food choices can help with managing lymphedema.
Protein is important to help your body heal and recover after cancer treatment. Here are a few simple ways to add more protein into your daily meals.
Since receiving a diagnosis of prostate cancer, these patients reflect on the importance of proactive screening and ongoing care for all patients, particularly older adults.
Cancer can be a difficult topic to discuss with the people in your life. These topic starters can help make tough conversations more effective and focused.
An exercise specialist shares a few simple exercises to help strengthen your muscles and increase your balance.
Maintaining a healthy body weight is important during cancer treatment.
Physical activity and structured exercise can help increase aerobic capacity, increase muscular strength and overall well-being.
After a diagnosis, and with guidance from your doctor, regular physical activity is important...
When a loved one is diagnosed with cancer, we often struggle to find the right words.
Discover how exercise can affect your brain and how it may be able to help improve your emotional well-being.
Inspiration can come from anywhere. This booklet is intended to help you find inspiration by focusing on showing gratitude, being kind and maintaining hope.
A well-balanced diet includes healthy foods from all food groups. These are protein, grains, fruits and vegetables and healthy fats.
Being informed about what has been prescribed for you and always asking your healthcare team any questions you may have, can help you take a more active role in your treatment plan.
In the straight arm plank, you keep your abdominal core contracted to hold your body position.
It is important to focus on nutrition during cancer treatment. One way to help yourself eat well is by being a smart shopper.
Cancer and its treatment can be stressful. That’s why it’s important to learn some ways to help manage stress.
A place to track your activities, thoughts and feelings throughout treatment.
You can perform the seated trunk twist from any stable chair or seat, making it an easy at-home exercise move.
The seated boat hold exercise aims to build abdominal core endurance while in a seated position for added stability.
This guide was created to help you build on the healthy coping strategies you’re already using and discover new tools that you can use when you’re experiencing difficult emotions.
A caregiver is someone who’s there for a loved one, providing emotional care and practical help in their time of need.
Focus on strengthening your arms with a seated bicep curl. This exercise is easy to modify for varying strength levels by adjusting amount of weight being used.
It helps to set yourself up for success when it comes to maintaining a healthy diet.
While people with cancer face many nutritional challenges, it’s common for caregivers to have their own issues and concerns.
Focus on your breathing while practicing the single arm row. Exhale as the weight comes up and inhale as the weight goes down.
Discover an advanced version of a standard push-up, this modification uses a chair for added resistance. Always remember to progress slowly and work with your doctor to decide what exercises are right for you.
When you're living with cancer, skin care might not be the first thing on your mind.
The standing calf raise can be performed at home. In addition to engaging your calf muscles, this exercise focuses on maintaining good posture and steady balance.
By being your own advocate, you can do more for your health and well-being.
Single leg press exercise can be customized and made more difficult by adding weights or combining with an additional move like the chair stand.
Fatigue is one of the most common symptoms experienced by patients...
This modified version of a standing calf raise increases resistance, creating a more advanced exercise. Always remember to progress slowly and work with your doctor to decide what exercises are right for you.
Diarrhea can be caused by certain cancer treatments.
Appetite loss is a common symptom experienced by patients...
Learn how to perform a side box squat at home. This exercise can help strengthen your legs while helping you focus on keeping your balance.
Cancer treatment affects the cells in the body that replicate the fastest and are the most sensitive.
Try out this hamstring stretch that can be easily modified for different ability levels.
Cancer treatment may result in nausea and vomiting.
Often, cancer treatment can cause increased sensitivity to smells...
Quadricep muscles are in the front of your legs and get used a lot with walking and exercise. Learn an easy way to stretch these muscles at home using a chair or stool for balance.
Consider the small decisions that become a part of your overall lifestyle.
Cancer treatment affects the cells in the body that replicate the fastest.
As you go through your cancer treatment, your doctor may prescribe different kinds of medicines or switch your medicine from one brand name to an alternative with another name. That new drug may be called a generic or a biosimilar.
If someone you love was diagnosed with cancer, stepping into the role of a caregiver may have felt natural to you.
A cancer diagnosis may require spending some time at home to rest and recuperate.
Eating healthy is important for everyone—especially for those living with cancer.
Constipation can be caused by certain cancer treatments as well as nausea and pain medications…
Decreased oral intake of calories along with the increased energy demands…
If you're living with cancer, feeling supported by your family and friends may be more important than ever.
While living with cancer, you may need help finding rides to doctors’ appointments and treatments.
It may feel intimidating to visit someone in the hospital. But for those living with cancer, the support of family and friends can help...
Cancer therapies often change patients' sense of taste, which may affect what they like to eat, according to a nutrition expert.
As a nurse, Stephanie was always caring for others. But the tables were turned when she was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer (mBC).
Adam takes the stage in front of a packed house, using a cane to help keep his balance.
Ester Eva was a beautiful daughter, a loving sister, and a wife and mother.
A sore back was the first sign that something was wrong.
After serving in the Air Force in Thailand during the Vietnam War, Jack went to college and became a teacher in special education.
Fred makes people laugh for a living. But this wasn't always so.
When Judi walks into a room, laughter and smiles are sure to follow.
As a Brooklyn girl, Lisa can handle just about anything with her personality and chutzpah alone.
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Los exámenes de detección del cáncer y los seguimientos no pueden esperar.
Cancer can affect any of us. Discover how we can help support you in living life beyond your diagnosis.
Cancer can affect any of us. Discover how we can help support you in living life beyond your diagnosis.
Start the conversation with your family members and help them take action toward preventative care.