BE IN THE KNOW
Educating yourself and your family about prostate cancer is important in empowering your own treatment. There are many resources available to assist you.*
Prostate Advocates Aiding Choices in Treatments
A great source for information and further resources on prostate cancer management for both patients and physicians.
Prostate Cancer Foundation
The leading prostate cancer research organization for all those involved and affected by the disease.
Us TOO International
An organization started by cancer survivors aimed at providing useful information regarding diagnosis and treatment.
An organization that aims to alleviate suffering for patients as they navigate their lives during treatment and recovery.
National Cancer Institute
The nation’s leader in cancer research.
Help for Cancer Caregivers
A resource geared toward cancer caregivers. The site offers solutions to daily struggles surrounding cancer.
A website that offers advice on coping with cancer as a caregiver, patient, and loved one.
An online resource offering counseling, support groups, and a variety of other resources to help on your journey.
United States Department of Agriculture
A great resource for those looking to watch what they eat and exercise more.
American Cancer Society
A nationwide, voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer.
*The resources included in this publication are solely for your information and should not be construed as Ferring’s endorsement of the organizations listed.
DISCUSSING HEART HEALTH, DIABETES, AND OTHER KEY RISK FACTORS WITH YOUR DOCTOR
Some ADTs carry an increased risk for cardiovascular (heart) problems and diabetes. If you have a personal or family history of either, there are important questions you need to ask your doctor because it could affect which ADT you should be on.
Our Doctor Discussion Guide helps you get the most out of your conversation by helping you ask informed, relevant questions about prostate cancer, other health issues you may have, and how they can affect your choice of ADT.
Download and print the guide now and be prepared to fight your disease with knowledge as well as the ADT that’s right for you.