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Medical News Today: Hormone therapy for prostate cancer may raise dementia risk

Men treated with androgen deprivation therapy - a hormone therapy - for prostate cancer may be more than twice as likely to develop dementia, study finds.
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Androgen Deprivation Therapy, a common hormone therapy to treat prostate cancer, may double a man's risk of dementia, regardless of his age, Penn Medicine researchers reported.

Men at 'High' Skeletal Risk Prior to Prostate Cancer Hormone Therapy Likely to Have More Fractures After Treatment

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In what is believed to be the first study to describe the impact on men with a 'high' risk of bone fracture who are receiving long-term androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) for prostate cancer, new research from The Cancer Institute o...

Medical News Today: Prostate cancer hormone therapy may increase risk of depression

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Men receiving androgen deprivation therapy for localized prostate cancer have a significantly higher risk of developing depression, according to a new study.

Hormone Deprivation Therapy for Prostate Cancer May Raise Diabetes Risk

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Men with prostate cancer are at higher risk of developing diabetes or diabetes risk factors if they receive androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) to block the production or action of male hormones that can fuel the growth of this cance...

Prostate cancer hormone therapy tied to higher dementia risk

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(Reuters Health) - Men who take hormone therapy for prostate cancer may have a higher risk of dementia than patients who receive different treatment for these malignancies, a U.S. study suggests.


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