It’s important for men to talk about screening (testing) with their doctor. This video helps men understand their prostate cancer screening options.
“I was a bit surprised, but not shocked,” Lorenzo said when a routine checkup showed his PSA level was high. “I knew I had to act swiftly.”
He asked his doctors about survival and side effects and talked to friends and family members before deciding on treatment. He shares his story in a blog post.
CDC works with partners to reduce the burden of prostate cancer in the United States. Learn what CDC is doing.