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Lifestyle Changes to Manage Prostate Cancer

Authors:
  • Michael Jubinville, MPH
Publication Type:

Condition InDepth

Lifestyle Changes to Manage Prostate Cancer

Lifestyle changes can be made that may:

  • Build strength to help withstand the rigors of treatment.
  • Boost the immune system so it can help fight the cancer.
  • Help with a person's emotional outlook to let them enjoy life to the fullest.
  • Help prevent other health problems.

References

  • Coping and living well during cancer treatment. American Cancer Society website. Available at: https://www.cancer.org/treatment/survivorship-during-and-after-treatment/coping.html.
  • End of life care. American Cancer Society website. Available at: https://www.cancer.org/treatment/end-of-life-care.html.
  • Prostate cancer. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: https://www.dynamed.com/condition/prostate-cancer.

Contributors

  • Nicole S. Meregian, PA
Last Updated:
2022-02-01

This content is reviewed regularly and is updated when new and relevant evidence is made available. This information is neither intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to starting any new treatment or with questions regarding a medical condition.