I want men to know that prevention is stronger than a cure, said Lazzaro. Its better to be proactive, find it earlier, and if you are a candidate, to get it removed. Being proactive is key, said Lazzaro, and so is being informed and surrounding yourself with talented, positive people like Dr. Samadi and his staff at Mt. Sinai. That, says Lazzaro, is the recipe for a quality of life after prostate cancer.