Prostate Cancer

Walking Keeps Prostate Healthy

Posted on: September 2, 2014

We all know that if you want to improve your quality of life, you need to exercise more, eat healthy and maintain an ideal weight, right? Not surprising, new research suggests that exercise both before and after prostate cancer diagnosis can maximize your chances of longer survival.

Changes to Cancer Screening Guidelines

Posted on: July 21, 2014

In the US, the death rate from cancer is declining. We attribute this reduction in part to more effective and aggressive screening guidelines. In fact, our lifetime probability of developing cancer (all sites) for men is 1-in-2 and for women the probability is 1-in-3.

Joe Starkey to Speak at Pints for Prostates 2014

Posted on: June 3, 2014

This year, Diablo Valley Oncology and Pacific Urology are honored to have Joe Starkey as the guest speaker for our annual Pints for Prostates event at Pyramid Alehouse in Walnut Creek.

Movember Bros Promote Men’s Health

Posted on: November 5, 2013

During the month of November, men grow mustaches to raise awareness about men’s mental and physical health, especially prostate and testicular cancer.

Support Prostate Cancer Awareness!

Posted on: September 19, 2013

Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men. Over 2 million American men are prostate cancer survivors and the number continues to grow.

So you know your IPA, but do you know your PSA?

Posted on: June 7, 2013

June marks Men’s Health Month. One program whose goal was to create awareness of prostate cancer and to help get the conversation started is Pints for Prostates.