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2 hrs ago | Science Daily

Symptoms after breast cancer surgery need to be treated on an individual basis

For those affected, breast cancer is a dramatic diagnosis. Patients often have to endure chemotherapy and surgery, which, depending on the individual scenario, may mean breast conserving surgery or breast removal - mastectomy.


Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Breast Cancer, Genetics

6 hrs ago | Newswise

Prostate Cancer Experts Available to Speak on Latest Research,...

Prostate cancer treatment has improved dramatically over the last 40 years, with surgery, radiation and chemotherapy all playing a role.


Related Topix: Cancer, Medicine, Health, Oncology

7 hrs ago | Health News Digest

Men who are Uneducated About their Prostate Cancer Have Difficulty Making Good Treatment Choices

They say knowledge is power, and a new UCLA study has shown this is definitely the case when it comes to men making the best decisions about how to treat their prostate cancer.


Related Topix: Health, Medicine, Urology

10 hrs ago | BioResearch Online

Emergent And MorphoSys To Co-Develop Prostate Cancer Drug

Emergent BioSolutions announced that it has signed an agreement with therapeutic antibody specialist firm MorphoSys to co-develop and commercialize its preclinical bi-specific antibody ES414 as treatment for prostate cancer.


Related Topix: Cancer, Health, Biotech, Emergent Game Technologies, Emergent BioSolutions

14 hrs ago | Newsday

Long Island Cruizin' for a Cure car show raises prostate cancer awareness

Customized license plates help prostate cancer survivor Sandy Kane spread the word about Long Island Cruizin' for a Cure.


Related Topix: Health, Jericho, NY, Car Crazy, Entertainment, Television, Pediatric Cancer, Hicksville, NY

18 hrs ago | Newswise

CAP Publishes Recommendations for Prostate Cancer Active Surveillance

Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in men in the United States.


Related Topix: Cancer, Health, Pathology

19 hrs ago | TheDenverChannel

Mike Landess: Surviving prostate cancer

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Related Topix: Health, Colorado

23 hrs ago | BioMed Central

Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening and follow-up...

Maori men in New Zealand have higher mortality from prostate cancer, despite having lower incidence rates.


Related Topix: Health

Mon Aug 25, 2014

PhysOrg Weblog

US has seen widespread adoption of robot-assisted cancer surgery to remove the prostate

A new study reveals that the US has experienced widespread adoption of robot-assisted prostate removal surgery to treat prostate cancer in recent years.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Robots, Health

PhysOrg Weblog

RNA sequence could help doctors to tailor unique prostate cancer treatment programs

Sequencing RNA, not just DNA, could help doctors predict how prostate cancer tumors will respond to treatment, according to research published in the open access journal Genome Biology .


Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Oncology


Bishop Cirilo Flores treated for prostate cancer

San Diego's Catholic bishop is undergoing treatment for prostate cancer, the diocese announced Monday.


Related Topix: Health, Roman Catholic Church, Religion

Cancer survival rate 'better than ever' for all types of disease thanks to early diagnosis

The dramatic improvements in cancer survival mean that half of those diagnosed today can expect to live for at least 10 years, according to Cancer Research UK The proportion of patients in England who are still alive a year after being diagnosed has improved for all of the most common types of the disease, according to figures from Public Health ... (more)


Related Topix: Health, Lung Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Medicine, Breast Cancer


Loyola to Offer Free Prostate Cancer Screenings

As part of Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, Loyola University Medical Center will offer free prostate cancer screenings on Wednesday, Sept.


Related Topix: Health, Maywood, IL, Medicine, Urology, Loyola University Chicago

WMSH-AM Sturgis

Free PSA Screening Being Offered For Area Men

Cameron Hospital * Angola, IN By: Jim Measel - The Regional Cancer Care Center of Angola will be hosting free PSA prostate cancer screenings on Friday, September 5th from 8:00am until 12noon.


Related Topix: Angola, IN, Health

Daily Kos

Can Cancer Be Treated Without Radiation Therapy?

Radiation therapy makes use of very high energy rays which destroy cancer cells.


Related Topix: Cancer, Health, Oncology, Lymphoma, Breast Cancer

Health News Digest

5 Step Psoriasis Action Plan

For years, psoriasis was viewed as a vexing inflammatory skin condition, and treated accordingly, but a growing body of evidence now suggests that it is more than skin deep and needs to be addressed in a more global manner.


Related Topix: Medicine, Dermatology, Psoriatic Arthritis, Arthritis, Health, Lymphoma, Enbrel, Etanercept (generic)

Sun Aug 24, 2014


Advaxis, Merck to test immune therapies against prostate cancer

Advaxis Inc on Monday said it will test an experimental immuno-oncology drug in combination with a high-profile immunotherapy from Merck & Co Inc as a treatment for patients with advanced prostate cancer.


Related Topix: Biotech, Merck , Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Oncology, Skin Cancer

Trinadad Express

My friend and treatment

"You have prostate cancer Sir". This statement can totally consume your life. DON'T LET IT! Prostate cancer management has come a long way and many men are living years after a diagnosis.


Related Topix: Health

Surgical management of complex rectourethral fistulas

A study in the latest issue of the Diseases of the Colon & Rectum evaluates the surgical management of complex rectourethral fistulas in irradiated and nonirradiated patients.


Related Topix: Health

The News-Star

Though rare, male breast cancer causes concernThough rare, male...

"We were swimming and she looked down at my chest," said Dr. Robert Jackson, 57, a Shreveport internal medicine specialist.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer, Shreveport, LA, Lung Cancer