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Former National Health Institute Director Francis S. Collins. Graeme Jennings - Pool/Getty Images hide caption

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This former NIH chief went public with his prostate cancer to help others

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Kate, Princess of Wales, and Prince William travel in a coach following the coronation ceremony of Britain's King Charles III in London, on May 6, 2023. The Princess of Wales has been hospitalized for planned abdominal surgery and will remain at The London Clinic for up to two weeks, Kensington Palace said Wednesday. David Cliff/AP hide caption

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A common blood test checks for elevated levels of prostate-specific antigens (PSA) in a man's blood, as an indicator that he may have prostate cancer. Renphoto/Getty Images hide caption

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Federal Task Force Softens Opposition To Routine Prostate Cancer Screening

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A study should help men facing prostate cancer treatment get a better sense of how good their sexual function will be down the road. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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