Author: Feinstein Foundation For Prostate Cancer

September Is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month!

September is prostate cancer awareness month, a time when men are encouraged to take charge of their health and get tested. Regular screenings are crucial in detecting prostate cancer early, increasing the chances of successful treatment. In this blog post, we will explore the importance of prostate cancer testing and address common concerns. The Importance of Prostate Cancer Testing Prostate cancer is one of the most common cancers in men. While it predominantly affects older […]

The Sapphire Foundation is Now The Feinstein Foundation For Prostate Cancer

Established in 2003, The Sapphire Foundation has helped raise over $3,000,000 to help men in Nevada who have been diagnosed with prostate cancer with financial assistance that covers expenses such as rent, mortgage, utilities, car payments and general living expenses. The Sapphire Foundation has now been renamed The Feinstein Foundation For Prostate Cancer and is no longer affiliated with Sapphire Gentlemen’s Club. It is also a 501(c)(3) Organization. If Have You Been Diagnosed With Prostate […]

Gain Big Benefits of Coffee, Green Tea

“The evidence keeps mounting on the health benefits of drinking coffee — filtered, with no added flavors, sugars or dairy — and green tea. We know coffee reduces the risk of Type 2 diabetes, liver disease and breast cancer and helps forestall or slow progression of Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s, and the caffeine and phytonutrients in coffee and green tea can help fight off cancers, dementia and cardiovascular disease. Plus, a recent meta-analysis in BMJ Open […]

10 important questions to ask if you’re diagnosed with prostate cancer

“Prostate cancer often presents unique challenges to patients and physicians alike. It can be indolent and nonaggressive — or life-threatening and everything in between. Unlike most cancers that have a dedicated road map for treatment, prostate cancer revolves around opinions and biases. To help patients navigate the land mine of the disease, here are 10 basic questions to ask your doctor when diagnosed with it. 1. What is my Gleason score? The Gleason grade looks to […]

Famous Men Diagnosed with Prostate Cancer

“Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer related deaths in men. In the U.S., roughly 30,000 men die of the disease every year. Many famous figures have been diagnosed with prostate cancer, and their diagnoses can help to build awareness for the disease. Here is a list of some famous men diagnosed with prostate cancer, followed by information to help you determine if you’re at risk. Famous Men Diagnosed with Prostate Cancer The following is […]