September is International Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Prostate Cancer is one of the most common types of cancer in men, there are approximately 19,000 new cases in Australia each year. The prostate is a small gland about the size of a walnut and it forms part of the male reproductive system. The causes of prostate cancer are unknown, but there are factors that can increase the risk. These include older age as the condition is most commonly diagnosed in people between 60-79 years of age and a family history of prostate cancer.

For more information, visit Cancer Council website

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