Understanding Prostate Cancer: What You Need to Know

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  • Why Are Black Men More at Risk?
  • The PSA Debate
  • Treatment Options
  • “Wait and See” Approach Is “Bad” for Black Men
  • The Affordable Care Act and Prostate Cancer
  • September Is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
  • What Is Prostate Cancer?
  • General Risk Factors
  • Racial Health Disparity Around Prostate Cancer
  • Aggressive Prostate Cancer and Black Men

The Affordable Care Act and Prostate Cancer

For people with cancer, including prostate cancer, the Affordable Care Act makes it illegal for insurance companies to deny you coverage based on a “pre-existing” condition. You cannot be charged more because you are sick and there are no more limits on how much insurance companies will pay for your illness. 

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