Each day during Men’s Health Week, we’re posting articles to raise awareness of common health issues for men. Today: Prostate Cancer.
Even though a man dies in the UK on average once every 45 seconds from prostate cancer, most men are oblivious to what the prostate actually us. The prostate is a gland. It is usually the size and shape of a walnut and grows bigger as you get older. It sits underneath the bladder and surrounds the urethra, the tube that carries urine (wee) out of the body. The prostate’s main job is to help make semen – the fl