Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer is a cancer that begins in the glands of the prostate. It is highly treatable in early stages.

The cW Library: Summer 2021

From losing a husband to losing a routine, issue 11’s bookshelf features tales from supporters and warriors alike that can help you make sense of a new identity.

An Alternate Route

After seeing the effects that invasive treatment had on warriors close to him, Michael Justiz knew there had to be another way when faced with his own prostate cancer diagnosis. He took a gamble on a new technology—and it paid off.

#FighterFriday: Winning the Game of His Life

Coach Grey Giovanine of Augustana College says early screening and preparation for prostate cancer saved his life.

Generation Zero

Imagine a world without prostate cancer. Nonprofit ZERO is working to make that dream a reality.

Poems by Melinda George

First, her sister-in-law was diagnosed with metastatic cancer. Then her father. Supporter Melinda George shares…

Helping All of Us

Malecare provides support services for people with prostate cancer, but their programs for underserved communities are what make this nonprofit stand out from the rest.

Legacies of Chemical Warfare

More than 50 years after the Vietnam War, U.S. herbicide warfare programs have been associated with numerous health risks in veterans and civilians.

All Work and No Play

Hidden dangers in familiar occupations might be leading workers toward a deadly cancer diagnosis.

Ask the Doctor

Chicago-based medical oncologist and cancer researcher Dr. David James VanderWeele answers your questions about BRCA gene mutations in men.

Breaking a Sweat

A regular exercise routine can mean better treatment outcomes and reduced risk of recurrence, but how exactly does exercise manifest in the body?