Prostate Awareness

 

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Recognizing  Prostate Health  this week .Prostate is a male sex gland which is underneath the urinary bladder. Prostate produces seminal  fluid which carries sperm outside of the body .Common  prostate problems are prostatitis , enlarged prostate  and prostate cancer .

We are going to briefly  discuss prostate cancer .Prostate cancer definition uncontrolled spread of abnormal cells of the prostate . When the prostate grows too large it squeezes the urethra . Urethra is the tube that allows fluid to pass out of the body through the penis .When the growth squeezes the urethra then urine can either slow down or stop.

Prevention

  • Incorporate Omega 3-6-9- either in fish or  Flora 7 sources  oil
  • Incorporate cooked tomatoes and cruciferous vegetables  (cauliflower and broccoli )
  • Seek medical attention for stress, high blood pressure , high cholesterol and depression

When should you get a  PSA check up 

  • Men between the ages of 40-75
  • Also recommended if three or more close relatives have had prostate cancer

Holistic Healing

  • Ginseng – contains 25-och3-ppd naturally existing compound in ginseng  prevents prostate tumors
  • Saw palmetto – treats enlarged prostate , anti-inflammatory ,reduce effect of excess estrogen  and promotes healthy testosterone levels

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