(SWOG) Men who take the medication finasteride get a prostate cancer prevention benefit that can last 16 years -- twice as long as previously recorded, according to SWOG clinical trial analysis that made innovative use of Medicare d...
(European Association of Urology) Many wives of advanced prostate cancer sufferers feel that their lives are being undermined by their husband's illness, with nearly half reporting that their own health suffered. In addition a focusShow More Summary
(Washington University School of Medicine) A new study shows that higher doses of radiation do not improve survival for many patients with prostate cancer, compared with the standard radiation treatment. The analysis, which included 104 radiation therapy oncology groups across North America, was led by researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.
A new study shows that higher doses of radiation do not improve survival for many patients with prostate cancer, compared with the standard radiation treatment. The analysis included 104 radiation therapy oncology groups across North America.
The largest-ever randomized trial of using the prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test in asymptomatic men over the age of 50 has found — after about 10 years of follow-up — no significant difference in prostate cancer deaths among men who were screened with a single (“one-off”) PSA test, and those who weren’t screened. The findings come […]
(European Association of Urology) Chinese scientists and clinicians have developed a learning artificial intelligence system which can diagnose and identify cancerous prostate samples as accurately as any pathologist. This holds out the possibility of streamlining and eliminating variation in the process of cancer diagnosis. Show More Summary
A new study demonstrates that a novel nuclear medicine imaging agent targeting copper accumulation in tumors can detect prostate cancer recurrence early in patients with biochemical relapse (rising prostate-specific antigen [PSA] level).
By analyzing DNA collected through a saliva sample, the test detects increased risk of developing breast, ovarian or prostate cancer.
Scott Blackmun resigned as CEO of the US Olympic Committee on Wednesday, stepping aside so he can tackle his worsening bout with prostate cancer and to allow the federation to move forward under new leadership to address the sex-abuse scandal that has rocked gymnastics and other sports. The 60-year-old CEO...
(Cancer Research UK) Inviting men with no symptoms to a one-off PSA test for prostate cancer does not save lives according to results from the largest ever prostate cancer trial conducted over 10 years by Cancer Research UK-funded scientists and published today (Tuesday) in JAMA.
(JAMA Network) A screening program that invited men to a clinic to undergo a single prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test increased detection of low-risk prostate cancer but made no significant difference in prostate cancer deaths after 10 years.
(Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging) An Italian study featured in the March issue of The Journal of Nuclear Medicine demonstrates that a novel nuclear medicine imaging agent targeting copper accumulation in tumors can detect prostate cancer recurrence early in patients with biochemical relapse (rising prostate-specific antigen [PSA] level).
Using algorithms to monitor cancer evolution and apply game theory to their treatment has doubled the survival time of men with advanced prostate cancer
A new model could change treatment guidelines for nearly two-thirds of men with localized prostate cancer.
"Here's hoping I've got another few years left on this planet," said the out actor in a personal video.
The former darts world champion discusses his battle with prostate cancer and why these days he is as happy to play for free in the local county leagues as on the biggest stage When you are a professional darts player called ‘Wolfie’,...Show More Summary
One of Twitter’s Most Followed Bi Celebs Reveals What Happens When You’re Diagnosed With Prostate Cancer Stephen Fry was just diagnosed with prostate cancer — and though he's fine, it's a good reminder about the importance of regular cancer screenings Hornet Stories - Hornet Stories bring you the best news, pop-culture, and opinions on the web!
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by Sean Nelson "It's all rather personal and undignified." The question isn't whether you love Stephen Fry, but how much, and for what. (My preferences are, in order: Jeeves and Wooster, A Bit of Fry and Laurie, Hippopotamus (the audiobook,...Show More Summary