IS A CHECK RIGHT FOR YOU?

Prostate cancer affects every man differently

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What is a prostate?

The prostate is a gland below the bladder. It produces some of the ingredients of semen. It is usually about the shape and size of a walnut. Prostate cancer is a tumour (or growth of cells) that starts in the prostate gland.

Find out about prostate cancer symptoms.

How Kupe works

Kupe is a decision support tool to help you or a whanau member decide if they should get a prostate cancer check.

Decide if a check is right for you.

Kupe was the chief navigator who traversed challenging seas, to steer the great migration of Māori to Aotearoa. He represents successful navigation in challenging circumstances.

I want to learn about prostate cancer...

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For myself

To make decisions on my health.

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For someone else

To support a man in my life.

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Because I had a check

And I want to know what it means.

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