Prostate cancer testing in Australia is confusing and controversial. Even leading medical bodies are not in agreement on the issue. We discuss some of the current myths and misconceptions.
Alan joined the latest episode of GU Cast to discuss the decline in diagnoses of prostate cancer due to COVID. Men may be missing their chance to catch their cancer early.
For boys and men who use incontinence products, there are very few or no places for them to throw them out. This can make them want to stay put, not wanting to leave their homes and join in everyday activities. Bins 4 Blokes is an Australia-wide campaign to promote installation of incontinence bins in male public toilets.
Making love can be a struggle after prostate cancer. One of the easiest ways to maintain physical intimacy is sleeping naked together. Skin-on-skin touch releases oxytocin, which helps reduce anxiety and stress. Oxytocin also helps with couple bonding.
Self-care has taken a battering during COVID lockdown. How you care for yourself is important because it can impact on your mood and on your relationships. Here are some steps that men can take to look after themselves.