Grand Rapids, Michigan (PRWEB) February 21, 2013
Patient Advocates for Advanced Cancer Treatments (PAACT) has announced that Dr. Brian Lane will discuss the changes and challenges that prostate cancer patients face in treatment and in daily life. His presentation on "Prostate Cancer Treatment: Weighing the Options Before, During and After" will be held on Tuesday, March 5 at 7 p.m. at the Gilda's Club, in Grand Rapids.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), prostate cancer is the top cause for cancer-related deaths in men. There is no cure yet for this disease.
As a prostate cancer charity organization, PAACT helps patients achieve a higher quality of life by providing them with knowledge and support through prostate cancer newsletters, local lectures and personal contact. It also shares new discoveries and related medical advancements as they become available.
Gilda's Club is located at 1680 Bridge Street NW, in Grand Rapids. Those interested in attending the event can register for it by visiting Gilda's Club website at http://www.gildasclubgr.org/.
Based in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Patient Advocates for Advanced Cancer Treatments (PAACT) provides information and education for prostate cancer patients in various stages of the disease. PAACT offers encouragement and support for patients, their loved ones and their healthcare professionals. This non-profit organization's goal is to empower prostate cancer patients with knowledge and to help professionals in their pursuit to find a cure.