Sometimes called antiangiogenic therapy, this treatment may prevent the growth of cancer by blocking the formation of new blood vessels.
Expectant therapy is to "watch and wait" while carefully observing and monitoring the prostate cancer.
Talk with your health care provider before using any type of dietary or herbal supplements in the treatment or prevention of prostate cancer.
The goal of hormone therapy is to lower the level of male hormones in the body, particularly testosterone.
Complementary medicine is used in conjunction with other therapies. It usually serves to relieve symptoms and improve quality of life. Alternative medicine is used alone, without standard treatment.
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