I've Tested Positive, Now What?
Genetic testing for an inherited gene mutation linked to prostate cancer can help men with or without prostate cancer make medical decisions, protect their own health and the health of their relatives.
We've compiled expert-reviewed resources to help you take steps to protect your own health and the health of your relatives. Click on each topic below to learn more. If you need additional guidance, please sign up for our Peer Navigation Program. You are not alone.
Biomarkers, targeted and immunotherapies
Treatment with PARP inhibitors
DNA damage repair and cancer treatment
Video: What's New in Prostate Cancer Treatment?
Video: Biomarkers and Liquid Biopsies
Collecting and sharing health information
Sharing genetic test results with adult relatives
Brochure: The Genes Between Us
Worksheet: Sharing with Family
Sharing information with children
Booklet: Talking about BRCA in your family tree
Video: Sharing Information with Children
Nutrition, exercise and weight
Palliative and integrative care
Video: Sexuality and Intimacy Issues for Men
Video: Treatment Side Effects & Survivorship
Video: How palliative care can help people at any stage of diagnosis
Video: Participating in Clinical Trials for People with Inherited Mutations: Why, When and How
Search for treatment clinical trials
Search for screening and prevention clinical trials
Search for quality of life studies
Patient Protection & Affordable Care Act (ACA)
Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act (GINA)
GINA and employment protections
Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act (HIPAA)
Video: Navigating Insurance Challenges When You Have a Hereditary Genetic Mutation
Medical leave and disability rights
We offer a variety of options for support from trained volunteers and community members. Virtual and in-person support meetings, community forums and peer navigators assure that you are not alone.
These resources can help you prepare to communicate about your health history or genetic test results with relatives.
Learn about the laws that protect you from harm and improve your access to health care.
We provide resources and information to help keep you and your family safe from COVID-19.