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We have provided a variety of links to other sources of information about Prostate Cancer.

The Treatment

Treatment depends on a number of things, as there are a number of different forms of prostate cancer.

The Testing

Prostate cancer cannot be detected for certain by your GP, but there are tests your GP can carry out.

The Risks

The most common cancer in men in the UK, with a few risk factors that we know about.

The Symptoms

It may not cause any symptoms initially, but when it is diagnosed, it's usually at an advanced stage.

Prostate Cancer

The most common cancer in men, with over 35,000 men diagnosed each year with Prostate Cancer in the UK.

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Recent News

Routine blood tests for men with PSA<1.5 would save MILLIONS of £s

At the red sock campaign I have been looking for a peer reviewed study that would: 1/ SAVE LIVES 2/ SIMPLIFY the guidelines that cause so much confusion to GPs in primary. 3/ Be relatively JARGON FREE so that ALL men can understand the reasoning. 4/ REDUCE over treatment. 5/ REDUCE under treatment 6/ Show a COST

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#prostate cancer: The first ever quality standard for prostate cancer led by patients’ views.

PRESS RELEASE. The red sock campaign Patients, charities, clinical experts, and Industry came together to develop first ever quality standard for prostate cancer led by patients’ views   April 13, 2015 Tackle (The Prostate Cancer Support Federation[1]), Prostate Cancer UK, Macmillan Cancer Support, patient representatives, urologists, oncologists, clinical nurse specialists, cancer commissioners, and Ipsen Limited[2]

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#Prostate cancer- Julia Horton-Powdrill’s novel

Julia Horton-Powdrill’s husband died of prostate cancer in 2014. She has now written her first novel ‘Single or Double’ its a light hearted romance. In remembrance of her husbands unsuccessful battle with prostate cancer  she has decided to use the sales of her book to raise money for Prostate Cancer research. ‘Single or Double’ is available

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Should abiraterone (zytiga) be available to men before they have chemotherapy for prostate cancer.

Jim Marshall of Melbourne, Australia talks in this video about the value of giving men the abiraterone (zytiga) treatment (4 pills at the same time every day) before a man has chemotherapy.

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Enzalutamide (Xtandi) the new treatment for men with metastatic prostate cancer

Here is a link to what Dr ‘Snuffy’ Myers has to say about the value of Enzalutamide in putting prostate cancer into remission.  

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Go Dad Run 15th June 2014 Bute Park Cardiff Prostate Cancer Awareness

Dear Keith, This Father’s Day why not do something different and join Olympian, Colin Jackson in a 5k fun run for Prostate Cancer UK? Sign up now for Sanlam’s Go Dad Run. After a successful launch last year, Sanlam’s Go Dad Run is back and set to be bigger and better than ever. It’s a

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Patients Stories

I have advanced prostate cancer, it is in my bones. It is going to kill me. There is nothing i can do about it. I live a wonderful life. I owe this wonderful life to a total stranger Keith Cass & The Red Sock Campaign, for his belief in what he does.

Eddy Newman

( d. June 2012 )

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