If you’re living with advanced prostate cancer, you’ve probably heard others tell you to “advocate” for yourself. But just what’s involved in being a self-advocate? It means taking an active role in your care by listening, learning, asking questions, and connecting with others.

Being your own advocate doesn’t mean taking sole responsibility for your cancer treatment. Instead, it helps put you in a team mindset and learn that you’re a key part of your health care team. When you take an active role in your prostate cancer treatment, you help make sure that you’re getting the care that works best for…


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