MARINA DEL REY, Calif., June 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Google, in partnership with WireBuzz.com and Prevention.com, will feature a series of health-centered Google+ Hangouts for International Men's Health Month. The live discussions will build awareness around men's health issues including diet and exercise, cancer, sexual health and more.
Using Google+ Hangouts, participants from all over the world are able to come together for live discussions and hear from celebrities, athletes and medical experts. Mark Scholz, MD, medical director of Prostate Oncology Specialists in Marina del Rey, executive director of Prostate Cancer Research Institute and author of "Invasion of the Prostate Snatchers: An Essential Guide to Managing Prostate Cancer for Patients and their Families" will discuss prostate cancer topics such as overtreatment, PSA testing and active surveillance today at 11:30 a.m. PDT.
Dr. Scholz states, "With prostate cancer, quality-of-life is important. Bad treatment decisions negatively affect sexual and urinary function for a lifetime."
Visit the event Google+Hangout here: http://bit.ly/11rVF5M
About Prostate Oncology Specialists, Inc.
Established in 1995, Prostate Oncology Specialists has earned national acclaim for its comprehensive approach to prostate cancer prevention and management. Under the direction of medical director, Mark Scholz, MD, Prostate Oncology Specialists employs a highly-skilled team of physicians trained in oncology, hematology and internal medicine. Prostate Oncology Specialists are not wedded to any single therapy for prostate cancer, but rather advocate the exploration of treatment options that are customized and tailored to the unique needs of each individual patient. Prostate Oncology Specialists' ongoing mission is to uncover new medical breakthroughs in the treatment and management of prostate cancer.
WireBuzz is the custom video creation and marketing agency that created the proprietary technology to film HD video interviews online with a 3 hour turn-around. These videos are easily promoted on web sites, press releases, email newsletters, text messages, mobile devices and social networks like Google+, Facebook, Twitter & YouTube. Their cancer social media shows, BreastCancerAnswers, ColonCancerAnswers, and ProstateCancerLive, have generated over six million video views and in 2013 they hosted World Cancer Day in partnership with Google.
SOURCE Prostate Oncology Specialists, Inc.