FAQ 11

Are some men more at risk of developing prostate cancer?

The biggest risk factor is age. However, other factors may also play a part. Risk is greater in those with a family history and is also known to be greater in black Carribean and black African men.

There is often increased anxiety amongst men with risk factors. It is important that these men receive the best available information and support to assist them in deciding whether or not to have a PSA test.

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