© 2023 by Missouri Cancer Consortium
  • White Facebook Icon
  • White Instagram Icon
  • White Twitter Icon
  • White YouTube Icon
Get Social:

Prostate

What is it?

Prostate cancer is the most common non-skin cancer in America.

In the United States, 1 our of 9 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in his lifetime.

Prostate cancer is an abnormal growth of cells in the prostate, a glad found only in men.  The prostate is located inside the body, at the base of the penis.

 

African-American men are at especially high risk for prostate cancer; they are 65% more likely to develop this disease than non-Hispanic white men.
 

Get the Prostate Cancer Patient Guide here.

Source: Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF)

Prostate cancer is the most common non-skin cancer in America.

In the United States, 1 our of 9 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in his lifetime.

Prostate cancer is an abnormal growth of cells in the prostate, a glad found only in men.  The prostate is located inside the body, at the base of the penis.

 

African-American men are at especially high risk for prostate cancer; they are 65% more likely to develop this disease than non-Hispanic white men.
 

Get the Prostate Cancer Patient Guide here.

Source: Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF)

Our message
Our message
Request awareness and educational materails
Meetings

3rd Wednesday, monthly 6:30 - 8:00 PM

Prostate Network at Gilda's Club

21 West 43rd KC, MO

steve@prostatentwork.org

913.485.1892

www.prostatenetwork.org

2nd Saturday, monthly 10:00 - 12:00 AM

THE Empowerment Network at Metropolitan Village Apartments

3114 Franklin Ave St Louis, MO 63106

contactus@tenstl.org

314.385.0998

www.theempowermentnetwork.net