Men with a family history of prostate cancer who hit age 40 or those with no family history of the disease who reach age 55 can finally rest easy. Technology has reached a point where there are more options beyond a digital rectal exam (DRE) to check out the health of your prostate, which is good news for men who find the thought of the procedure nerve-wracking. Discover how new prostate screenings are making the process of checking for cancer easier than ever.

Prostate-specific antigen tests

Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) tests have been around for more than 30 years, but they have become an increasingly popular prostate cancer screening method in both North America and Europe over the past two decades.

PSA is an