What Black Men Should Know About Prostate Cancer

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More About the Prostate Gland

The prostate wraps around a tube (the urethra) that carries urine from the bladder out through the tip of the penis. As men get older, they have a greater risk of developing an enlarged prostate, a condition called benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), and prostate cancer. (Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services)

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