What is the prostate, and what role does it play in a man’s health?

Dr. Ordway discusses the prostate and how it affects a man’s health. Click play to watch the video or read the transcript

   

The prostate is a gland found only in men. It is located below the bladder and in front of the rectum, according to the American Cancer Society (ACS).

The prostate holds cells that make up some parts of semen – the fluid that protects and nourishes sperm, according to the ACS.

For more information about the prostate, talk with your doctor.

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