20. Prostate Cancer Basics Online Course

Dr. Brian Lawenda briefly introduces the Prostate Cancer Basics online course. He developed this easy to understand course to help patients learn more about their diagnosis of prostate cancer, the most common treatment options, side effects/risks and monitoring after treatment. You will also learn about lifestyle and functional medicine as they pertaining to those with a history of prostate cancer.

Dr. Brian Lawenda is a U.S. News &World Report “Top Doctor” in radiation oncology, and is an expert in integrative oncology and functional medicine. He is the Medical Director for the Northwest Cancer Clinic/21st Century Oncology, in Kennewick, Washington. He is the founder of IntegrativeOncology-Essentials.com and  IOEProgram.com, an online educational course covering many of the topics patients need to know before, during and after cancer treatment.

Course Content

Lessons Status
1

Introduction To Prostate Cancer Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment

2

The Factors Your Need To Know About Your Prostate Cancer

3

Management Of Low And Favorable-Intermediate Risk Prostate Cancer

4

Management Of Unfavorable-Intermediate Risk Prostate Cancer

5

Management Of High Risk Prostate Cancer

6

Know Your Probability Of Survival, Recurrence And More

7

What Is Active Surveillance?

8

Should You Get A Genomic Tumor Tissue Test?

9

Should You Get A Pelvic MRI?

10

Should You Get Genetic Testing For Inherited Mutations?

11

Prostatectomy Basics

12

Radiation Therapy Basics (IMRT And SBRT/SABR)

13

Radiation Therapy Basics (Proton Beam Therapy)

14

Radiation Therapy Basics (Brachytherapy)

15

Radiation Therapy Basics (Protecting The Rectum With SpaceOAR Hydrogel)

16

Radiation Therapy Basics (Side Effects And Risks)

17

Monitoring After Treatment, Reducing Recurrence and Improving Health

18

Diagnosing And Managing A Recurrence After Radiation Therapy

19

Diagnosing And Managing A Recurrence After Prostatectomy

20

Xofigo (Radium-223) For Metastatic Castration Resistant Prostate Cancer

21

Optimizing Men's Health

22

Improving Bone Health

23

Brief Introduction to Clinical Trials

24

Getting an Integrative Oncology & Functional Medicine Consult

25

What Should I Eat Before and After Cancer

26

Building Muscle Mass Is Anticancer

27

Measuring Key Cancer Drivers (Insulin Resistance and Systemic Inflammation)

28

Micronutrient Testing

29

Gut Health Testing

30

Epigenetic Age Testing (Why You Should Know This)

31

Off-Label Drugs and Supplements

32

Is It Safe To Take Antioxidant Supplements During Chemo and Radiation?

33

How to Reduce Your Risk of Blood Clots (DVT and PE)

34

Improve Your Sleep

35

Biohacking Your Stress With Breathing and Measuring Heart Rate Variability