According to statistics compiled by the American Cancer Society, nearly 242,000 men in the United States are diagnosed with prostate cancer each year. In fact, besides skin cancer, prostate cancer is the most common type of cancer among American men. Despite improvements in treatment options in recent years, nearly 30,000 men die each year from prostate cancer. What is worse, experts disagree about whether early screening is important, which could possibly lead to the delayed diagnosis of prostate cancer.

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