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PSA Prostate Screen
Men2Men Initiative

The prostate is a small gland encircling the urethra, early signs of problems when enlarged, may include a change in force or amount of urinary stream, or needing to get up frequently at night to urinate. Did you know that African-American men are 1.8 times more likely to be diagnosed with prostate cancer and 2.0 times more likely to die from prostate cancer than white men? African-American men are more likely to be diagnosed with a more aggressive form of prostate cancer than white men. Although the survival rate for African-American men has steadily increased over the years, it is still good to know your facts. Learn more about prostate cancer below!

Resources to Explore

American Cancer society

2970 University Parkway, Suite 104Sarasota, FL 34243

941-365-2858

Florida department of health in sarasota

2200 Ringling BlvdSarasota, FL 34237

941-861-2900

Tidewell Hopspice

5955 Rand BlvdSarasota, FL 34238

941-552-7500

Center for building hope

5481 Communications ParkwaySarasota, FL 34240

941-921-5539

Sarasota memorial health care system

STAR Cancer RehabilitationSTAR Referral & Information Line

941-917-STAR (7827)