Prostate Cancer News: Below you will find news articles in chronological order (latest at the top). You will find interesting news, events, stories, latest testing and research, activities and much more.
Prostate cancer is reported as the most common cancer in UK males. However, there is very little research on prostate cancer in trans women. The available research suggests several things:
Trans women have a prostate gland, but it is often neglected
Trans women who have had lifelong lower T levels appear to have a lower risk of prostate cancer.
Trans women who start HRT later in life should consider prostate screening in the same way that cis men should
If you are a man living with and beyond a cancer diagnosis, you are invited to attend a half day Moving Forward for Men planning morning at Stokehill on Wednesday 16th September at 10.00 a.m. to contribute your ideas about this new course*.
Michael Sharpe, a trustee of Somerset Prostate Support Association, will be cycling 46 miles on Sunday 16th August to raise funds for Prostate Cancer Research. An active 75-year-old, he was originally booked to take part in RideLondon 46, but this was cancelled. Instead, the ride will be through the Somerset Levels.
Michael is also an Ambassador for the Prostate Cancer Research Centre and captain of Taunton Running Club.
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