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YOUTUBE VIDEOS ON PROSTATE CANCER


If you are searching for information related to your prostate problems, it is worth taking a look at videos on YouTube. There are many. Fifty-two are listed below. Some are very professional, while others are quite amateurish. The videos are divided into twelve categories, although most videos consider a number of issues and could be placed in several categories. The categories are somewhat arbitrary, but nevertheless are (The number of videos in each category are indicated in parentheses.):

1. LET'S START WITH A LITTLE HUMOR (5)
2. BASICS OF PROSTATE CANCER (15)
3. DA VINCI ROBOT (3)
4. RADIATION THERAPY (4)
5. BRACHYTHERAPHY (3)
6. CRYOTHERAPY (3)
7. HIGH INTENSITY FOCUSED ULTRASOUND (1)
8. HORMONE THERAPY/CHEMOTHERAPHY (4)
9. RECOVERY FROM SURGERY (8)
10. KEGEL EXERCISES (1)
11. PROSTATE CANCER AND DIET (3)
12. MISCELLANEOUS (2)


----- List of YouTube Videos -----



1. LET'S START WITH A LITTLE HUMOR

Prostate cancer humor? Need a laugh? [1:01 min. 300 views.]
Comedian Dave Fitzgerald bemoans his problems in a short video.

Cancer survivor: Healing and laughter [3:05 min. 377 views.]
Comedian Dave Fitzgerald bemoans his fatigue, saying it must be God's plan.

Too many decisions dealing with cancer? [1:14 min. 75 views.]

Prostate cancer: The gland at the center of the universe. Clip 1 [1:15 min. 11184 views.]
Presented to the Santa Cruz Prostate Cancer Support Group at the Dominican Hospital on March 30, 2010. Dedicated to laughing your way through the greatest challenges of your life.

Prostate cancer: The gland at the center of the universe. Clip 2 [1:55 min. 127 views.]
Presented to the Santa Cruz Prostate Cancer Support Group at the Dominican Hospital on March 30, 2010. Dedicated to laughing your way through the greatest challenges of your life.

2. BASICS OF PROSTATE CANCER

Prostate cancer animation [2:07 min. 17084 views.]
Johnson & Johnson Health Channel

Mantalk - Tony Maxwell Interview [7:56 min. 27 views.]
Tony Maxwell Interviews a member of Westmead Prostate Cancer Support Group. Good interview with survivor.

The growth of prostate cancer [1:25 min. 101649 views.]
Animation explaining what prostate cancer is, Dr. Rajaratnam.

Introduction to prostate cancer [2:59 min. 5143 views.]
Johnson & Johnson Health Channel.

Prostate cancer: reaction to initial diagnosis [2:09 min. 24969 views.]
Johnson & Johnson Health Channel. A 55 year-old man, who refused a rectal exam for years, is informed that he has prostate cancer.

Prostate cancer treatment options [2:08 min. 14181 views.]
Johnson & Johnson Health Channel. A patient discusses options for treating his prostate cancer.

The development of prostate cancer [1:25 min. 13733 views.]

The stages of prostate cancer [4:46 min. 3704 views.]
Dr. Gerald Chodak.

How prostate cancer spreads [2:44 min. 2566 views.]
ProjectSafeHaven.

Prostate cancer: staging with MRI and ultrasound [3:07 min. 3036 views.]
Dr. Gerald Chodak

The PSA Test - what you need to know [1:24 min. 6630 views.]
The video was jointly produced by Health Dialog and the Foundation for Informed Medical Decision Making.

Prostate cancer predictors - Gleason's Score [2:07 min. 1179 views.]
A good description of the Gleason score.

Prostate cancer predictors -- stage of the disease [4:19 min. 1214 views.]

Prostate cancer: is a bone scan necessary for staging? [5:03 min. 5518 views.]
Dr. Gerald Chodak.

MRI prostate imaging [1:05 min. 326 views.]
Dr. Gene Berkovich discusses the current state of MRI imaging of the prostate. Dr. Berkovich is a partner of NRAD.

3. DA VINCI ROBOT

xtranormal: i had the robot for my prostate cancer [2:48 min. 1090 views.]
A patient enamored with the robotic removal of the prostate despite having complications.

obot prostate cancer surgery [1:30 min. 38 views.]
Da Vinci robot surgery. St. Patrick Hospital, Dr. Kevin Kronner.

The Da Vinci Robot: how it works [5:20 min. 149945 views.]
Detailed video of the da Vinci robot.

4. RADIATION THERAPY

Radiation therapy for prostate cancer: what to expect [7:59 min. 2054 views.]
Dr Danny Vesprini, Sunnybrook Hospital, Toronto. On staff at the Univ. Toronto. Discusses external beam therapy, brachytherapy, and a combination of them.

Prostate cancer radiation therapy options [3:06 min. 1063 views.]
Eternal beam therapy. Dr. Paul Kaminski.

Prostate cancer radiation therapy [4:30 min. 1579 views.]
Live demo. Stanford Cancer Center

Cyberknife of Long Island Prostate Cancer Treatment [7:15 min. 131 views.]
CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery System at Cyberknife of Long Island.

5. BRACHYTHERAPHY

Brachytherapy for prostate cancer [1:29 min. 5422 views.]
Dr Kooner.

Brachytherapy: behind the curtain [10:16 min. 13999 views.]
Dr. Jerrold Sharkey, Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, WV.

Prostate seeding: brachytheraphy demo of procedure [9:24 min. 3016 views.]

6. CRYOTHERAPY

Cryotheraphy (freezing) of the prostate for prostate cancer [1:12 min. 17558 views.]
Urologist, Dr. Rajaratnam (Dr. Raj. MD) explains what Cryotheraphy of the prostate is and how it is done for prostate cancer.

Cryotherapy (freezing) as a primary treatment for prostate cancer [10:21 min. 541 views.]
Dr. Herb Riemenschneider of Riverside Urology in Columbus, Ohio about 3rd Generation Cryotherapy as the Primary Treatment for Localized Prostate Cancer.

Cell freezing treatment for prostate cancer [3:52 min. 1729 views.]
Detroit Medical Center.

7. HIGH INTENSITY FOCUSED ULTRASOUND

Maryland Prostate Cancer HIFU [1:05 min. 67 views.]
Dr. Blumenthal. Central Maryland Urology Associates (CMUA) HIFU Center, Columbia, Maryland.

8. HORMONE THERAPY/CHEMOTHERAPHY

Hormone therapy and chemotherapy - prostate cancer [5:40 min. 154 views.]
A good overview.

Hormone therapy in prostate cancer [5:12 min. 100 views.]
Medical oncologist Michael Morris talks about the benefits and risks of hormone therapy for men with metastatic prostate cancer.

The use of hormone therapy to treat advanced prostate cancer [6:54 min. 199 views.]
Dr Heather Payne of University College London in the UK speaking to ecancer.tv at ESTRO 2010. Dr Heather Payne speaks about the importance of hormone therapy in the treatment of prostate cancer and the potential of new treatments such as LHRH agonists and the GnRH antagonist Degarelix. Dr Payne discusses bisphosphonates and considers the recent reports that the long term use may increase the chance of developing oesophageal cancer.

Management of advanced prostate cancer .... hormone therapy no longer effective [1:34 min. 134 views.]

9. RECOVERY FROM SURGERY

Recovery from surgery - 11 days post surgery [1:33 min. 9109 views.]
A patient discusses hi recovery after Robotic Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy.

Recovery from surgery - 2 days post surgery [7:13 min. 499 views.]
Wayne discusses his recovery. (very religious approach)

Recovery from surgery - 5 weeks post surgery [8:49 min. 267 views.]
Wayne discusses his recovery.

Recovery from surgery - 3 days post surgery [6:48 min. 33983 views.]
Don Wilson discusses his post surgery recovery.

Recovery from surgery - 1 year post surgery [4:02 min. 5882 views.]
Don Wilson discusses his progress.

Recovery from surgery - 9 days post surgery [1:47 min. 5248 views.]
Prostate Surgery Recovery Day 9. One man's journey from prostate cancer diagnosis to prostate cancer surgery & recovery from Robotic Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy.

Prostate cancer: managing urinary incontinence [7:41 min. 1945 views.]
Dr. Gerald Chodak.

Prostate cancer: managing impotence [5:12 min. 1262 views.]
Dr. Gerald Chodak.

10. KEGEL EXERCISES

Pelvic floor exercises and prostate cancer [4:19 min. 5370 views.]
Exercises to help incontinence.

11. PROSTATE CANCER AND DIET

Prostate cancer: The role of diet and exercise [3:36 min. 3189 views.]
Dr. Gerald Chotak.

Prostate cancer and your diet [2:23 min. 2777 views.]
Interview with Dr. Daniel Shasha, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Robert Selant, NYU School of Medicine.

Relationship between diet and prostate health [3:51 min. 3108 views.]
Dr. Aaron Katz advises a healthy diet along with exercise reducing the stress load to keep cancer from developing.

12. MISCELLANEOUS

Prostate cancer alternative treatments [2:32 min. 891 views.]
Dr Phillip Katerlaris talking about diet and prostate cancer. Produced by David Westbrook Westymedia Prostate cancer Australia www.westymedia.com

Drug for deadly prostate cancer [2:53 min. 1173 views.]
Scientists are hailing a new drug to treat aggressive prostate cancer as potentially the most significant advance in the field for 70 years. Richard Pflaum talks about his trial of Abiraterone.



       

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