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ZERO's Heroes

You are not alone! We welcome everyone who has been touched by prostate cancer including patients, survivors, loved ones, caregivers, and medical professionals to join us as warriors in our fight against prostate cancer.

With each personal story, our ZERO’s Heroes raise awareness and shed light on the journey to end prostate cancer. Meet some of the patients and families whom we are fighting for 365 days of the year and join our community!

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ZERO's Impact

Where the money goes


Men helped with the assistance of our Co-Pay Program.


Men tested for free with our mobile testing units.


Education materials provided to men and families.


Men are alive due to reduced prostate cancer mortality rates.


I am thankful beyond words for the assistance provided by ZERO. It has enabled me to receive life-extending prostate cancer treatment. I now have the gift of time to spend with my wife and three young grandchildren, who I never believed I would see grow up.

Charles Sweeney, Prostate Cancer Patient


Fighting for Ferg

I vividly remember the day Mike was diagnosed with prostate cancer in April of 2017. Most weekdays, Mike always got home after me, but that ...

Midwest’s Best Moments from the 2019 Race Series

As I reflect on the 2019 ZERO race series season, I think back on all the moments and interactions that have filled my heart with ...

Patrick’s P.S.A. to Men: Get Your PSA Checked

My name is Patrick Boll. I'm an actor, and in the summer of 2016 my doctor told me my PSA was 1.15. "PSA - what ...

What Men Should Know About the BRCA Gene

A recent "ZERO Live" on Facebook focused on the tie between the BRCA gene and prostate cancer. ZERO’s President and CEO Jamie Bearse met with ...

Seeing Prostate Cancer as a Gift

My name is Tim Fitzgerald, and I am a 54-year-old sportswriter who lives in Manhattan, Kansas. One year ago while covering the NCAA Tournament South ...

Prostate Cancer News

KGET: ZERO Run/Walk – Bakersfield

KGET covered ZERO's Bakersfield Run/Walk and took a moment to speak with Nashville recording artist and ZERO spokesman Jimmy Charles. Watch now ...

Hampton Road’s Show: Zero Prostate Cancer Run/Walk

WAVY's studio audience from Urology of Virginia talking about the 5th Annual Zero Prostate Cancer Run/Walk in Virginia Beach. Watch here ...

A Crucial Message: Ben Stiller’s Candid Account About Sex After Prostate Ca...

When actor Ben Stiller went public with his prostate cancer diagnosis in 2016, he did so with the goal of raising awareness about the blood test that ...

Chris Matthews Plays Hardball with Prostate Cancer

The network announced that Matthews was one of the more than 174,000 men diagnosed with prostate cancer every year, and he had undergone surgery to ...

First-in-Class Anti-sMIC Immunotherapy Antibody Therapy to Target Prostate ...

For the past 15 years, Dr. Jennifer Wu and her research team have been investigating the mechanisms driving prostate cancer progression and developing novel treatments and models ...