ITV's prostate cancer campaign

ITV has launching the Stand By Your Man campaign, in partnership with Prostate Cancer UK. It aims to raise awareness of Prostate Cancer among men and women.

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Stand By Your Dad

John Stewart from Girton, Cambridgeshire died of prostate cancer two years ago.

As part of ITV's prostate cancer campaign, his teenage daughters Jessica, 17, and Esme, 13, tell ITV News Anglia they want other daughters to urge their dads to get themselves checked out.

Scientist on prostate cancer

As part of ITV's Stand By Your Man campaign to raise awareness of Prostate Cancer we have been talking to experts involved in research into the disease.

Among them is Professor Colin Cooper who is based at the University of East Anglia. He told ITV News Anglia about the work he is doing and the different types of prostate cancer there are.

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Stand By Your Man campaign: Highlighting the issue of prostate cancer

In the first in our series of reports on ITV's Stand By Your Man Father's Day campaign, which is highlighting the issue of Prostate Cancer, we look at how serious a problem it is here in the East and what's being done to fight it.

Across ITV we are asking people to pledge their voice, to talk to men about how prostate cancer can be identified, treated or monitored, potentially saving thousands of lives every year.