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Fight Testicular Cancer by Knowing Signs, Risk Factors

Researchers haven’t figured out how to prevent testicular cancer, but they do know this: finding it early offers the best chance for successful treatment. Testicular cancer is the most common type of cancer among men between the ages of 15 and 35, according to the National Cancer Institute. In fact, half of all testicular cancers […]

4 Medical Tests Every Man Should Take

Dr. Eric Darby, urologist at TPMG Urology, Newport News, suggests men receive the following exams: Testicular Exam – “Testicular cancer starts out painless. If you feel something and it doesn’t hurt, don’t ignore it.” Better yet, start a self-check each month in your late teens (in addition to yearly medical exam) to check for any […]