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Just under 1% of the men overall reported being diagnosed with prostate cancer. Those who biked the most, >8.5 hours a week, were much more likely to have prostate cancer than the other men.
Skin and prostate cancer patients have been given new hope after health officials recommended two new treatments should be made available on the NHS.
What to do when you're diagnosed with cancer: A top doctor's guide to coping with the battle of your life It's the word that no-one wants to hear - and a diagnosis which changes your life in seconds.
The Savannah Parrot Head Club recently presented a check for $10,200 to the Richardson Prostate Cancer Support Fund at the Curtis and Elizabeth Anderson Cancer Institute at Memorial University Medical Center.
The drummer, who has played with The Who and the Faces, was given the bad news in September and it came as a double blow because his mother was dying in hospital at the time.
There's no argument that bicycling is good exercise for men. It reduces the risk of Type II diabetes, coronary disease and stroke.
The American Cancer Society lists 14 risk factors for colon cancer , and it breaks those 14 factors into 3 categories: risk factors you cannot change, lifestyle-related factors, and factors with uncertain, controversial, and unproven effects.
A new study fuels the ongoing debate over the health risks of bicycle riding for men: Researchers found that cyclists who bike more may face a higher risk of prostate cancer, but not a greater chance of infertility or erectile dysfunction.
Sons In Retirement Branch 103, an organization of retired men who have joined together to avoid boredom, is holding a monthly luncheon.
Sixteen-core prostate biopsy has a slightly higher cancer detection rate than 12-core biopsy, but with a similar safety profile and no increased detection of clinically insignificant tumours, study findings show.
He said he recently had a routine medical checkup. "I got a PSA test done and my PSA levels were high, so they put me on medication for a few weeks and it did not budge at all... so they sent me to a urologist," Shull said.
With overwhelming efficacy results from the PREVAIL Phase III trial, acceptance is a foregone conclusion that is not yet fully built into the price of the stock.
Beckman Coulter Diagnostics, a global leader in prostate cancer diagnostics, announces national availability of the Prostate Health Index *, a simple, non-invasive blood test that is three times more specific in detecting prostate cancer1 than PSA .
A saucy seaside calendar is the latest part of a cancer survivor's drive to raise awareness of the illness.
Depressed men with localized prostate cancer are more likely to be diagnosed with more aggressive cancer, receive less effective treatments and survive for shorter times than prostate cancer patients who are not depressed, a UCLA study has found.
More than 230,000 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer this year according to the American cancer society.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 01:29 am
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