Live on Health Matters, Our Guest from Lakeshore Cancer Centre Dr Bindiya Sadarangani, (Center Director and Clinical Research Coordinator.) and Dr Mutiu Jimoh (Radiation / Clinical oncologist) while speaking on Causes, Risk Factors and Prevention of Prostate Cancer shared with us about the risk factors for prostate cancer and what you might be able to do to help lower your risk.
On Prostate Cancer
Prostate cancer begins when cells in the prostate gland start to grow uncontrollably. The prostate is a gland found only in males.
Like all types of cancer, the exact cause of prostate cancer isn’t easy to determine. In many cases, multiple factors may be involved, including genetics and exposure to environmental toxins, like certain chemicals or radiation.
On risk factors for prostate cancer?
Some risk factors may affect your chances of developing prostate cancer, including your:
- family history
Frequent sex: Does it protect against prostate cancer?
That increased sexual activities can increase prostate cancer is a rumor rather studies has shown that increased sexual activities can reduce prostate cancer.
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