Prostate cancer is considered as one of the major health issues for the modern men all over the world including India. However, typically it occurs after the age of 50.
In general, this ailment grows slowly and most of the times have no symptoms until it reaches to the advance stage. There are several cases where the patient even does not know that he has prostate cancer till his last breath and dies because of some other causes. However, when it starts growing, then it can be fatal and hard to cure.
Signs and Symptoms
In the early stage prostate cancer does not have any signs and it is almost impossible to recognize the symptoms. In the advanced degrees, it may cause urinary difficulties. There can be blood in semen or urine, and you can feel pain during ejaculation.
Causes & Risk Factors
Your age and family history of having prostate cancer can increase the risk of having this type of cancer. Though doctors cannot say the exact cause of getting this ailment, but those factors can trigger the chance. However, one thing the cancer experts are sure about is your diet can contribute to the risk factor of prostate cancer at any stage.
Treatment and Management
Diverse treatments are available for this condition, and your doctor can suggest you the best one as per your age, the stage of the ailment and your overall health condition. It can be hormone therapy or surgery; whichever will suit you.