It’s a vital part of the male reproductive system and many men cringe at the sound of having to get it checked. That’s right! I’m talking about the prostate gland. The prostate is usually only a topic of discussion when prostate cancer makes its way into a conversation, but before a man’s health gets to a life-threatening point, everyone needs to know the importance of caring for the prostate and how to do it properly. It’s a lot easier, and painless, than you may think!
Here are a few quick tips on how to care for one of your most important organs.
Walk, Walk, And Walk Again
Regular exercise not only keeps your body looking great, but it also helps to balance the hormonal levels within the body as well as many other chemicals. Research shows that men who participate in physical exercise reduce their risk of an enlarged prostate by 40 percent!
All it takes is 90 minutes of rigorous exercise and you’re on your way to keeping your prostate healthy. Even if you don’t exercise that much, walking has been shown to decrease your risks of prostate cancer dramatically. So get out there and walk!