by the num­bers

Whangarei Report - - FEATURE -

1 in 8

men will get prostate can­cer in their life­time

61 %

of sur­vivors had no symp­toms when di­ag­nosed

1 to 2

men die each day in NZ from prostate can­cer

72 %

of Maori men are more likely to die of prostate can­cer once di­ag­nosed than non-maori men

1

man is di­ag­nosed every three hours in NZ

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