Prostate cancer

Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer in men, in Ireland after skin cancer. Each year over 3,400 men are diagnosed with prostate cancer. Find out more about prostate cancer and how you can reduce your risk.

Call our Cancer Nurseline Freephone 1800 200 700 or email if you have a prostate cancer query.

Learn more about the key signs and symptoms of prostate cancer. 

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Find out more about the causes of prostate cancer and how common prostate cancer is in Ireland.

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Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer in men in Ireland, after skin cancer. Find out how you can reduce your risk of prostate cancer.

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Find out more about screening for prostate cancer and decide if it is right for you.


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Questions about prostate cancer?

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If you are concerned about prostate cancer, contact our Cancer Nurseline on Freefone 1800 200 700 for confidential advice, support and information. You can also send us your questions online at or email your query.

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