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Your secret weapon when fighting Prostate Cancer [Video]

By Dr. David Samadi Let’s face it; cancer can be scary and very bad. You may feel out-of-control or lost about what you should or should not be doing. But, no matter what cancer you are diagnosed with, just about every oncologist agrees with (and should recommend) is to exercise. Research shows that for most cancer patients, exercise is safe and helpful before, during, and after cancer treatment. Even with a cancer diagnosis, it’s important to keep physically active, if possible. The human body is made to move, in sickness (most of the time) and in health. Of course, depending on what type of cancer, there are various treatments to battle it. But, fighting cancer also requires an “empowered” patient rather than a “passive patient.” Not exercising can lead to loss of muscle mass and functional decline. Research shows it’s better to move more than to move less.

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Sexual Dysfunction Post Prostate Cancer: A Focus on the Partners [Video]

This video is a recording of Dr. Francisco Garcia speaking at the January 2023 Partners in Prostate Support Group meeting. Dr. Garcia speaks on sexual dysfunction in both prostate cancer patients and their partners, what you can do about it, and how to talk to your partner about it. For more information about our Partners in Prostate support group for partners of prostate cancer patients, please visit partnersinprostate.caFor more information on Prostate Cancer Foundation BC, our umbrella organization, please visit prostatecancerbc.caFor more information on Prostate Cancer Support Canada, Prostate Cancer Foundation BC's support initiative, please visit: www.prostatecancersupport.caThe views, information, and opinions expressed in this video are those of the individuals involved and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the Prostate Cancer Foundation BC or its employees. PCFBC is not responsible and does not verify for accuracy any of the information contained in the videos available for watching on this site. The primary purpose of these videos is to educate and inform, but these videos do not constitute, or replace, medical or other professional advice.