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What Happens After You Survive Prostate Cancer — Herschel Chalk’s Story

For Prostate Cancer Awareness Month in September, Urology of Central Pennsylvania partnered with other organizations to increase awareness about the disease. While many draw attention to prevention and treatment of prostate cancer, it is also important to recognize the ways that it may change a man’s life.

After a man survives prostate cancer, there may be complications that significantly affect his life — his sex life and relationship with his partner.

There are ways that Urology of Central PA can help, as showcased by the story below. Many options are available to help men regain a healthy sex life following prostate cancer. If you are suffering, Urology of Central PA can help. Please contact us today.

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What Happens After You Survive Prostate Cancer — Danny Bogard’s Story

For Prostate Cancer Awareness Month in September, Urology of Central Pennsylvania partnered with other organizations to increase awareness about the disease. While many draw attention to prevention and treatment of prostate cancer, it is also important to recognize the ways that it may change a man’s life.

After a man survives prostate cancer, there may be complications that significantly affect his life — his sex life and relationship with his partner.

There are ways that Urology of Central PA can help, as showcased by the story below. Many options are available to help men regain a healthy sex life following prostate cancer. If you are suffering, Urology of Central PA can help. Please contact us today.

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Urology of Central PA Participates in Rep. Keller’s Senior Expo

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Thank you for stopping by our booth at the popular Senior Expo hosted by Representative Mark Keller on Friday, September 27, at the Family Life Center in Newport. We provided information, screenings and handouts to interested attendees.

Urology of Central PA provides free screenings because we care about our community’s health and well being.

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Harrisburg Joins National Movement to End Prostate Cancer

Harrisburg, PA — ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer joins Urology of Central Pennsylvania to host the ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk this September. The goal is to create Generation ZERO – the first generation of men who are free of prostate cancer. Participants from the Harrisburg area will run and walk together on September 20 to fight a disease that takes the life of an American man every 17 minutes.

Harrisburg joins 40+ communities across the nation as part of the ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk series. The Run/Walk promotes awareness for prostate cancer and educates men about their risk. More than 7,470 men in Pennsylvania will be diagnosed with prostate cancer this year.

“The ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk rallies communities and gives participants a voice in the fight to end prostate cancer,” said ZERO CEO Jamie Bearse. “We’re making prostate cancer a national priority. The Run/Walk series is a way to mobilize the prostate cancer community and raise funds for patient support programs to ensure that no man has to face prostate cancer alone.”

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UCPA Participates in Senior Health Fair in October

UCPA Participates in Senior Health Fair in October

UCPA is proud to participate in the sixth annual Senior Health Fair hosted by State Representative Patty Kim on Friday, October 11, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. This event is focused specifically on the health and welfare of senior citizens.

The Senior Health Fair will be held at Beulah Baptist Church, 100 Livingston Street, in Harrisburg. UCPA will offer health information and screenings at the event.

Join us for raffle giveaways, Zumba fitness demonstrations, and additional health information.

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Senior Expo to Offer Health Screenings and More

State Representative Andrew Lewis will hold his first annual Senior Expo on Wednesday, October 2, 2019, at Devonshire Memorial Church of United Brethren in the Christ Community Center, from 10 a.m. — 1 p.m.

Urology of Central Pennsylvania is proud to participate in this event by offering health screenings and information. Please stop by our table and say hello!

Other vendors at the fair will focus on health care, personal security, volunteer opportunities, leisure programs and more.

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Pennsylvania Men’s Health & Prostate Cancer Conference to Discuss Genetics, Clinical Trials, Opioids & More

2019 Men's Health & Prostate Cancer Conference

Frequent updates in science and health care best practices encourage health practitioners and patients to regularly learn more. The Pennsylvania Prostate Cancer Coalition proudly presents the 2019 Pennsylvania Men’s Health & Prostate Cancer Conference as an educational opportunity for all health care professionals – including urologists, oncologists, family doctors, nurses, community health workers, students and residents – as well as prostate cancer survivors and their loved ones. Urology of Central Pennsylvania is a long-time supporter and sponsor of this event.

The 2019 Men’s Health & Prostate Cancer Conference is scheduled for November 16, 2019, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Lancaster Marriott, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

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