Here are some facts about prostate cancer and some informative Prostate Cancer Awareness Videos to watch.
Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men.
In the UK:
◾ Over 47,000 men are diagnosed with it every year.
◾ 11,000 men die from it every year.
◾ 1 in 8 men will get prostate cancer in their lifetime.
◾ This increases to 1 in 4 for black men
◾ Around 400,000 men are living with it
◾ In 80% of advanced cases it will have spread
◾ More than 30,000 have incurable prostate cancer
◾ Average survival time has increased over recent years
◾ In many cases the cancer doesn’t grow or spread
It’s important we understand the:
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The same applies to other common cancers such as