If you are male, you’ve had a prostate all your life.
It’s been an integral part of your daily life and, most likely, your romantic life, yet it might not be completely clear to you exactly where it is or what it does.
Don’t worry. You aren’t alone. Only recently have men needed to get to know this organ, because only recently have they had to make decisions about what to do when their The prostate is a walnut-sized gland located between the bla... Full Definition health begins to change. Here, you can learn more about the basics of the prostate and how Cancer is a group of diseases where cells grow abnormally an... Full Definition affects it.
Explore this section
Learn about the prostate, how cancer may affect it, and the growing team of professionals who help treat it.
About the Prostate
The prostate performs an important function, but many are still unaware of its purpose. Here's a quick overview of the basics to help you get up to speed.
About Prostate Cancer
Prostate cancer occurs when abnormal cells grow in the prostate. Learn more about what cancer does to healthy tissue.
Meet the Prostate Care Team
Get to know the professionals who treat different aspects of prostate cancer, from testing to treatment to aftercare.