Hearing that you have prostate cancer can be devastating news that leaves you feeling lost and confused. But while the diagnosis is a very serious matter, prostate cancer is curable. Like every other disease, prostate cancer has its share of myths and misconceptions. To help debunk inaccurate and misleading information, here are some important facts you should keep in mind: (source: Tackle Prostate Cancer website): What do you know about prostate cancer? Here's what every man needs to know about it.