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Video: Blood in the urine

What is blood in the urine? Blood in the urine is something that always needs to be tested. We call

Chronic prostatitis: tests and diagnosis

What is Chronic prostatitis? Chronic prostatitis, the diagnostic tests are the same, because it’s a diagnosis essentially of exclusion. In

External beam radiotherapy for prostate cancer

What is external beam and what is used for? External beam is the commonest form of radiotherapy. When it’s given

BPH: Benign prostatic hyperplasia

What is Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)? Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is another condition that can affect the prostate. As its

Video: Prostatitis – tests and diagnosis

What are Diagnostic tests for prostatitis for? Diagnostic tests for prostatitis [are] to get at minimum, a dipstick of urine,

Sugary drinks increase cancer risk

Sugary drinks and cancer We’re consuming more sugary drinks as the years go by. That’s been of concern because sugary

Plant-based diet: Replacing meat-based proteins

Replacing meat-based proteins with plant-based proteins reduces the risk of early death and a range of diseases. In 2015, the

Prostate cancer: surgery or radiotherapy?

Choosing between surgery or radiotherapy can be a very difficult process for patients. Both of them are recognised as very

Cancer and COVID-19

Cancer Council understands that Australians undergoing cancer treatment, cancer survivors and their families and friends may have questions in relation

How hot is too hot for a drink?

There is a credible link between drinking hot beverages such as tea and coffee and the risk of oesophageal cancer.

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