Today on MD-VOD, Dr. John Kennedy is joined by, Dr. Paul Pagnini to discuss prostate cancer. Together they examine the cause of prostate cancer, who is at risk, the symptoms, how it’s diagnosed and available medications, treatments and therapies. They further discuss the consequences and the realities of living with prostate cancer, including insurance coverage and related costs. After skin cancer, prostate cancer is the most common cancer found in American men. One in six men will get prostate cancer during their lifetime, and one in 36 will die of this disease.
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