Prostate Cancer Surgery and Pelvic Floor Exercises: What to Know

Surgery may be one of the treatment options offered to you after a prostate cancer diagnosis. Even if the surgery is a success, some side effects may result from it, such as urinary incontinence.

Find out more about prostate cancer and incontinence after surgery here.

But how can men fight incontinence? In this video, shared by Continence Foundation of Australia, listen to Specialist Continence & Women’s Health Physiotherapist, Shan Morrison, as she discusses urinary incontinence in men after prostate cancer surgery, and gives advice on post-prostatectomy incontinence. Dr. Morrison also talks about pelvic floor exercises and how these can help men in their recovery.

Should you consider surgery or radiation to treat your prostate cancer? Learn more about it here.

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Marta graduated from Universidade Fernando Pessoa in Porto with a degree in Communication Sciences and a Masters degree in New Communication Technologies. She has experience in social media, worked with several media channels, and has also worked as a freelance photographer and a graphic artist for almost 10 years.
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