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Background:The Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial has shown a protective effect of finasteride on prostate cancer in low-risk men.
4 hrs ago | Applied Clinical Trials
Accuray Incorporated , announced today the publication of study results involving hundreds of prostate cancer patients treated with the CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery System, the most widely used form of prostate stereotactic body radiation therapy .
7 hrs ago | MedlinePlus
Older men with other illnesses may not live long enough to benefit from aggressive prostate cancer treatments, such as prostate removal or radiation, and they'd have to live with their side effects, says a new study.
7 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area
Tracy has agricultural roots and affordable homes, but a new study reveals a less obvious distinction for this Central Valley city: Doctors use internal radiation to treat men for prostate cancer at the highest rate in California, more than four times the state average.
11 hrs ago | Medical Daily
Research and studies have shown that sex is not only good for your mental health, but your physical well being too.
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The costly form of radiation therapy that has become the norm for prostate cancer in the United States may be no better than the older, cheaper variety -- at least for some men, a new study suggests.
Older men with localized prostate cancer and other serious health conditions may not benefit from aggressive treatment for their cancer.
A prostate cancer diagnosis and the treatment that follows can impact not only your husband's health, but the quality of your marriage.
A British father has made medical history by having his healthy prostate removed after discovering that he carries a defective gene that boosts his risk of cancer, it was reported last night.
Xofigo has been approved by the US FDA for symptomatic late-stage castration-resistant prostate cancer that has reached bones but not other organs, i.e. with no known visceral metastatic disease.
UC Irvine Health urologists and health policy experts report in a new study that two written assessments that identify existing comorbidities - the patient-reported Total Illness Burden Index for Prostate Cancer and the physician-reported Charlson Comorbidity Index - can successfully target prostate patients who would not benefit from biopsy to ... (more)
Family members will be paid to look after their disabled adult relatives after the Government set aside $23 million for carer payments in this year's Budget.
Legendary comedian and noted pot enthusiast Tommy Chong has announced that he is cancer-free and claims he has his longtime friend Mary Jane to thank for his good health.