Although affecting opposite sexes ovarian cancer and prostate cancer share some common risk factors; advancing age, a family history and ethnicity.
One in seven men will develop prostate cancer in their lifetime while ovarian cancer in women is much less common.
Diagnosing these cancers involves having a physical exam by your family doctor along with certain tests. You may not even know that you are at ris.
Call us to arrange to discuss your risks and if you need a physical exam with testing for these cancers with your family doctor at Care in the Creek Medical Centre.
If you do not have a physician call your local Care in the Creek Medical Centre.
Dr. ANNELIES NOORDMAN is accepting new patients.
Call 403 949 2457 today to book your appointment.