Dr. Patrick Walsh's Guide to Surviving Prostate Cancer

Dr. Patrick Walsh's Guide to Surviving Prostate Cancer


By (author) Patrick C. Walsh, By (author) Janet Farrar Worthington

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  • Publisher: Little, Brown & Company
  • Format: Paperback | 480 pages
  • Dimensions: 152mm x 226mm x 41mm | 635g
  • Publication date: 5 July 2007
  • Publication City/Country: New York
  • ISBN 10: 0446696897
  • ISBN 13: 9780446696890
  • Edition: 2
  • Edition statement: 2nd ed.
  • Sales rank: 290,405

Product description

The first edition of DR PATRICK WALSH'S SURVIVING PROSTATE CANCER has provided men and their loved one's prostate cancer with the necessary information and tools to overcome prostate cancer and live healthy, fulfilling lives. Now, in this updated guide, Dr Walsh draws on the latest research and breakthroughs in his field, listing the texts you need (and the tests you don't need) to detect problems with your prostate, and provides information on the newest treatment options available, from chemotherapy and surgery to alternative treatments including acupuncture and herbal remedies. It discusses in great detail the pros and cons and possible side effects of each kind of treatment. The book also suggests a specific diet that you can follow and outlines those lifestyle choices that can help prevent the onset of prostate cancer.

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Author information

Patrick C. Walsh, M.D., is the former director of the Brady Urological Institute at Johns Hopkins Medical Center, where he directed cutting edge research on the prostate gland. Janet Farrar Worthington has 10 national awards for her writing and editing.