Living with prostate cancer

Getting practical and emotional support can help you to cope with a diagnosis of prostate cancer. It can also help you with life during and after treatment. This includes information on sex and relationships, and helpful websites and books. 

Coping and support when you have prostate cancer

Coping with prostate cancer can be difficult. There are things you can do and people who can help you to cope with a diagnosis of prostate cancer.

Bladder problems after treatment for prostate cancer

You might have bladder problems after surgery or radiotherapy to the prostate. This can include leaking urine. Find out about what you can do to help. 

Sex and relationships after treatment for prostate cancer

Learn how prostate cancer treatments can affect your sex life and find out ways to cope with this.

Living with the effects of hormone therapy for prostate cancer

Learn how hormone therapy for prostate cancer can affect the levels of your hormones.

Diet and prostate cancer

You should try to have a healthy diet and stay within the government guidelines for drinking alcohol when you have prostate cancer.

Food controversies and supplements for prostate cancer

It is unclear if particular foods can reduce the risk of prostate cancer coming back (recurrence). Research has looked at a number of different foods and supplements.

Physical activity, weight and prostate cancer

Find out how you can be active and keep a healthy weight after your diagnosis or treatment for prostate cancer.

Prostate cancer resources and support organisations

Find out about organisations, support groups, books, videos and other resources to help you cope with prostate cancer and its treatment.

Last reviewed: 
20 Sep 2022
Next review due: 
20 Sep 2025
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