According to cancer.org, prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in American men behind lung cancer. Since it is particularly difficult to detect and diagnose, it is often called the silent killer.
But why is it called a silent killer? Because it lacks early signs or symptoms.
In this video shared by Dr. David B. Samadi, listen to a highly regarded urologist talk about how prostate cancer is asymptomatic, with tips on how to check your prostate and be alert for possible signs that something may not be OK with your body.
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