prostate cancer

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September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. What's the latest recommendations for screening, diagnosis, and treatment? On this edition of The Body Show, a discussion on what to do if you, or someone you love, is diagnosed with prostate cancer. 6:30 PM on HPR-1.

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September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. And on this episode of The Body Show, Dr. Kozak talks with two experts about screening, diagnosis, treatment and follow-up parameters for men who have been diagnosed with prostate cancer. 

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Today on The Body Show, smart screening is the new approach to diagnosing prostate cancer and Dr. Kathy Kozak will go over the latest with her expert guests about who needs to be tested and how.

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Prostate cancer screening has become a bit of a controversy lately, with concerns about too much testing leading to unnecessary procedures. Join Dr. Kathleen Kozak on The Body Show with a panel of experts as they explore the latest recommendations for the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer in men.

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  Active Surveillance, that’s what’s it’s called these days, monitoring for early stage prostate cancer, rather than immediate surgery that might not be needed in the long run. But who qualifies and what else can be done to prevent/diagnose/and treat prostate cancer? Dr. Howard Jung, from Kaiser Permanente will be sharing the latest in prostate care.

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Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in men and yet there’s still a bit of controversy whether screening is necessary and if it saves lives. Discuss the latest in prostate cancer diagnosis and treatment.

  Did you know that 1 in 7 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in his lifetime? In fact, it’s the second leading cause of cancer death in men. Coming up on The Body show, we’ll talk with Steve Davidson and members of the prostate cancer coalition about the latest information spotlighting National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. NOTE: This show is pre-recorded.