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FACE-TO-FACE MEETINGS CANCELLED due to Covid-19 outbreak. We now offer on-line meetings and buddying. Contact us to find out more >>>

Prostate Cancer UK has an on-line group discussion to provide support for men on active survellance. Find out more >>>

Prostate Cancer UK has advice for men with prostate cancer that are at higher risk as a result of the Coronavirus. Find out more >>>


Scientific publications

Let’s talk about gay sex: gay and bisexual men’s sexual communication with healthcare professionals after prostate cancer Rose, Ussher and Perez, 2016

Improving the health care experiences of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender patients Bolderston and Ralph, 2016

Preliminary study with bicalutamide in heterosexual and homosexual patients with prostate cancer: a possible implication of androgens in male sexual arousal Motofei et al, 2010

Gay & Bisexual men living with prostate cancer. From diagnosis to recovery. Pub by Harrington Park Press. Eds: Ussher, Perez & Rosser. See our review.

Where can I get more information about prostate cancer and how it can affect men who have sex with men differently?

You might find these publications useful

General publications

Prostate Cancer UK have an excellent booklet entitled "Prostate Facts For Gay and Bisexual Men". You can download a copy or have one sent to you.

OWPC Magazine, issue 1, produced by the Manchester LGBT prostate cancer support group

No-one overlooked. Experiences of LGBT people affected by cancer Publication by Macmillan

No-one overlooked. Experiences of older people affected by cancer Publication by Macmillan

No-one overlooked. Experiences of BME people affected by cancer Publication by Macmillan

Hiding who I am. The reality of end of life care for LGBT people Publication by Marie Curie

Prostate Matters. Magazine produced by Tackle


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