Prostate cancer is the most common form of cancer in men. Having symptoms doesn’t necessarily mean you have it, but a doctor should still investigate.
Prostate specific antigen (PSA) test
A PSA test can be used to help monitor prostate cancer, although test outcomes often point to other conditions.
Rural men face greater risk of health problems, including suicide
Men who live in rural and remote Australia are more at risk of many health issues, such as obesity and suicide. Even in the outback, help is available.
Prostate problem treatments
Treatment for prostate disease depends on the condition and how severe the symptoms are. Sometimes, no treatment is required. Learn more about treatment options and self care advice here.
Male genital cancers
Information about male genital cancers from our information partners.
Swelling, enlargement and cancer are the most common problems that affect the prostate. Learn about important symptoms and treatment options here.
Essential screening tests for men
Screening tests or health checks aim to pick up health problems early in people who don't have any symptoms of disease. Read about tests men might need.
What is a urologist?
Urologists are surgeons who specialise in treating problems of the kidneys, bladder, urethra and adrenal glands in men, women and children.
Fear of finding out
The fear of finding out affects men’s health every day. This page contains video material from healthdirect's marketing campaign 'Fear of Finding Out'.
Blood in semen
Finding blood in your semen can be alarming but in most cases is not serious. It will generally pass within a few days without the need for treatment. Find out more about blood in semen here.