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Prostate problem treatments

Trusted information about prostate problem treatments and self care advice for conditions including enlarged prostate, prostatitis and prostate cancer can be found on this page.

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Prostate problems

The most common prostate problems are swelling, enlargement and cancer. Learn about the symptoms and treatment options here.

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What causes prostate cancer?

While the causes of prostate cancer are not fully understood, there are factors associated with developing the disease. Find out what can cause prostate cancer.

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Prostate cancer treatment

Treatment for prostate cancer depends on the stage of the disease, the severity of symptoms and the person’s general health. Find out about treatment options for prostate cancer.

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Complications of prostate cancer and treatment

Information on common problems and complications of prostate cancer, plus links to trusted resources.

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Male reproductive system

The male reproductive system contains the external genitals and other internal parts, including the prostate gland. Learn about how it works and what can go wrong,

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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.

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Incontinence and dementia

Trusted information on caring for someone with dementia, including advice on how to help people living with incontinence

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Dry orgasm

Trusted information about dry orgasms can be found on this page.

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Erectile dysfunction

Trusted information on male erectile dysfunction (impotence) including both physical and psychological causes and treatment options, plus links to trusted resources.

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