TIL Autopsy studies of men who died of other causes found prostate cancer in 30% of men in their 50s, and in 80% of men in their 70s by whatilearned December 8, 2021, 8:15 am Read more: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4485977/ What do you think? 12 Points Upvote Downvote 50s70sautopsycancerdiedmenprostatestudiesTILToday I learned See more Previous article The four engineering metrics that will streamline your software delivery Next article Seven Segment Search: Day 8: Advent of Code 2021: Detailed wth Graphical Representation 5 Comments Leave a Reply other causes than what? Log in to Reply Yes! If and when prostate problems are diagnosed, the treatment proposed is frequently radical surgical. This leaves the men with a vastly different hormone system which rarely gets managed. These men are almost forgotten about even though the surgery has disrupted one of their main joys of living…. Non-surgical prostate care should be first choice! As these studies show, sometimes doing nothing will not greatly effect the life outcome, so why chop so eagerly? Log in to Reply So…? Butt stuff? Right? I heard stimulating the prostrate is supposed to help prevent this? Log in to Reply I learned that because prostrate cancer is more prevalent in firefighters they’re screened younger and more often and therefore are also diagnosed at higher rates. Log in to Reply Prostate cancer often isn’t aggressive and if left untreated men will often survive long enough to die of something else. Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.