The Whole Life Prostate Book

The Whole Life Prostate Book

Everything That Every Man-at Every Age-needs to Know About Maintaining Optimal Prostate Health

Book - 2013
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From the head of adult urology at Johns Hopkins comes a comprehensive guide to better prostate health: "This book should be read by all men, and their loved ones" (Mehmet Oz, MD, Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian-Columbia Medical Center).

What Every Man Needs to Know About Prostate Health--At Any Age

More than twenty million American men are affected by a prostate health issue, and more than two hundred thousand are diagnosed with prostate cancer every year. But many of these problems are preventable.

Dr. H. Ballentine Carter is the preeminent expert in the diagnosis and management of prostate disease, and in The Whole Life Prostate Book he provides men of all ages the resources to respond efficiently and effectively to a prostate crisis, as well as advice on how to prevent a crisis from ever occurring. Filled with simple and nutritious recipes, easy-to-follow workout routines, and a straightforward approach to demystifying the complex medical jargon of prostate disease, The Whole Life Prostate Book is a comprehensive and powerful guide to maintaining optimal health throughout a man's life.
Publisher: New York : Free Press, 2013, c2012
Edition: 1st Free Press trade pbk. ed. --
ISBN: 9781451621228
Characteristics: xxii, 467 p. :,ill
Additional Contributors: Couzens, Gerald Secor


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This book is always available in the PlaneTree Health Information Center @ Cupertino Library. GD 210 C 2012

May 13, 2013

Very informative and a well written book.

Nov 17, 2012

Well written and easy to understand.

Jun 29, 2012

Excellent, well-written, authoritative information on men's prostate health, with special attention given to demystifying prostate cancer. Very helpful diagrams accompany the clearly written text that describes how the urogenital system works in men (with some comments demonstrating similar systems in women). Even though I don't face cancer yet, I was reassured that if I ever do, it may not need to be operated upon or treated with harsh chemicals or radiation. The authors emphasizes "watchful waiting", awareness without the disruptive, damaging, premature action that the very thought of cancer seems to inspire in many people. Highly recommended!

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