10 cancer symptoms men often ignore

Prostate cancer

2. You have difficulty peeing

Urinary problems affect most men at some point during their lifetime, but if they persist, it’s often an indication of prostate issues, such as enlarged prostate, prostatitis, or prostate cancer. The most common urinary symptoms associated with these conditions include urinary frequency, dribbling, difficulty starting to pee, weak stream, needing to pee a lot during the night, and urinary urgency. You won’t know what the problem is until you see your doctor for tests. So make that appointment for an examination and prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing.

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Craig Cooper

By Craig Cooper

Craig Cooper is a serial entrepreneur, venture capitalist, author, and TV host of CNBC's "Adventure Capitalists". He is an “Ambassador” for both the global men’s health foundation “Movember” and 2XU, the performance sportswear company. He is the author of the Harper Collins book “Your New Prime: 30 Days to Better Sex, Eternal Strength, and a Kick-Ass Life After 40“. Follow Craig on Instagram @craigcooperrrr and Facebook.