Does Prostate Cancer Make You Tired

Prostate cancer causes cancer-related fatigue (CRF), impacting daily life. Learn why and holistic strategies to manage it, with insights from Madhavi Parikh.

What is Cancer Fatigue?

Cancer-related fatigue (CRF) is a persistent sense of tiredness that interferes with activities of daily living and is not relieved by adequate rest.

Does Prostate Cancer Make You Tired?

Prostate cancer treatments induce cancer-related fatigue (CRF), persisting post-treatment, affecting daily life.

Why Does Prostate Cancer Cause Fatigue?

- Treatment Side Effects - Psychological and Physiological Impact

Adverse Effects of Prostate Cancer Treatments

- Retention - Bowel Issues - Treatment Side Effects - Emotional

How to Manage Prostate Cancer?

Incorporating exercise, pelvic rehab, therapy, acupuncture, yoga, and nutrition combats prostate cancer fatigue.


Prostate cancer fatigue requires holistic care like exercise, nutrition, and support. Learning from others enhances resilience.