CancerOption.com, Inc. a cancer specific health care portal, announced today that the Company has launched its third satellite web site, ProstateCancerOption.com (www.ProstateCancerOption.com).
The site is dedicated to educating men to help them take control over their individual health. Along with the other two satellite sites BreastCancerOption.com (www.BreastCancerOption.com) and LungCancerOption.com (www.LungCancerOption.com) the Company is developing a network of cancer specific web sites to increase ease of access of information and help to empower individuals to make better health care decisions. Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in men in the United States, exceeded only by lung cancer. The American Cancer Society estimates during 2001 approximately 198,100 new cases of prostate cancer will be diagnosed in the United States. One man in six will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during his lifetime; one man in 30 will die of this disease. The American Cancer Society estimates that 31,500 men in the United States will die of prostate cancer during 2001. Prostate cancer accounts for about 11% of male cancer-related deaths.
ProstateCancerOption.com is a satellite Web site of CancerOption.com, which provides educational information for over 50 different types of cancer including childhood and adult cancers. Launched on 6th June 2001, ProstateCancerOption.com is dedicated to not only educating men of all ages about prostate cancer, but also providing a forum for men to post messages and find clinical trials. ProstateCancerOption.com allows individuals to anonymously submit and share their stories of courage and hope with men around the world.
CancerOption.com, Inc., an innovative cancer specific health care company, is supported by doctors and oncologists and has developed specific complementary therapies that assist in the prevention, reoccurrence and remission of cancer and also helps extend the lives of those who suffer from cancer. The Company's Internet destination, CancerOption.com, is designed to provide proprietary, credible and reliable cancer, prevention and maintenance information to cancer patients, cancer survivors, family members, physicians and the general public. Launched on 1st February 2000, CancerOption.com provides a private and informative online community that informs and empowers individuals to make better health care decisions.
For additional information, visit: www.canceroption.com.
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