Treating Prostate Cancer without Side Effects

November 24, 2010 12:00:00 AM PST
This year, 218,000 U.S. men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer. Early detection means more of these cancers are curable. But sometimes treatment brings temporary or even long-term side effects -- from erectile and urinary dysfunction to infertility. Now, research is providing new options with less-invasive techniques and better outcomes. Now, here are three ways science is helping men beat this cancer.