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1 hr ago | Redditch Standard

Hospitals appeal for cyclists to Ride for Rory

Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust is looking for people to take part in its Ride for Rory cycle ride between Redditch's Alexandra Hospital and the Worcestershire Royal Hospital 17 miles away.

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3 hrs ago | Scoop

Building Presence in World's Largest Biomedical Market

At its annual shareholders' meeting held yesterday in Dunedin, New Zealand, cancer diagnostic developer, Pacific Edge, celebrated the commercial launch of its flagship bladder cancer diagnostic product, Cxbladder, into the US and provided shareholders with an update on its growth plans.

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Related Topix: New Zealand, World News, bladder cancer, Health, Marketing, Medicine, Medicaid

Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Stranger

SL Letter of the Day: Numbed and Confused

My boyfriend had surgery for phimosis a year ago and while it solved the pain problem he now has total loss of penile sensation and a neurological/physiological disconnect.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Surgery, Erectile Dysfunction, Health

WWL-TV New Orleans

New technology improves way prostate cancer is diagnosed, treated

New technology has revolutionized the way prostate cancer is diagnosed and treated and it can save lives and keep men from having aggressive treatment when they don't need it.

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Related Topix: Prostate Cancer, Gulf Shores, AL, Medicine, Oncology

Scientific Blogging

Risk Factors For Urinary Tract Infections In Young Girls

Young girls with an intense, red, itchy rash on their outer genital organs - vulvitis - may be at increased risk of developing urinary tract infections, according to new research from Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.

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Related Topix: Urinary Tract Infections, Medicine

Hispanic Business

MDxHealth Reports First Half Year 2014 Results

ConfirmMDx revenue increased sharply to in the first half 2013. The fast growth of revenue was due to a combination of factors including test volume growth and increased recognition of revenue based on broader non- coverage process during this reporting period.

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Related Topix: NYX, Inc, Manufacturing, Automakers, Prostate Cancer, Marketing, Medicine

US Pharmacist

Urinary Incontinence: Urologic and Medication Etiology in Seniors

Mary Ann E. Zagaria, PharmD, MS, CGP Independent Senior Care Consultant Pharmacist and President of MZ Associates, Inc., Norwich, New York www.mzassociatesinc.com Chair-elect 2013-2014, Board of Commissioners, Commission for Certification in Geriatric Pharmacy Recipient of the Excellence in Geriatric Pharmacy Practice Award from the Commission for ... (more)

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Related Topix: Norwich, NY, Geriatric Medicine, Medicine

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Tampa Bay Newspapers

Registration opens for Miles for Men

Increasing men's health awareness while providing a family-friendly race, Morton Plant Mease Foundations fifth annual prostate cancer awareness race, Miles for Men, is open for registration and inviting runners to 'Battle the Bridge.'

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Related Topix: Prostate Cancer, Health, Medicine, Opinion

Infection Control Today

Severe Infections with Hospitalization After Prostate Biopsy Rising in Sweden

Transrectal ultrasound guided biopsy is the gold standard for detecting prostate cancer, but international reports have suggested that the number of risks associated with the procedure is increasing.

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Related Topix: Prostate Cancer, Health, Medicine

PhysOrg Weblog

Understanding your kidney tumor in 3D

Dr. Jonathan Silberstein holds a replica of a patient's kidney that was made using a 3D printer.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Tulane University, Oncology, Kidney Cancer, Health, Prostate Cancer

Medical News

Death rate increases with hospitals shift from inpatient procedures...

As hospitals have shifted an array of common urological surgeries from inpatient procedures to outpatient, potentially preventable deaths have increased following complications.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Yale University

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Tri-cityherald.com

Prostate cancer screenings set Wednesday, Friday in Kennewick

Northwest Cancer Clinic in Kennewick is offering free prostate cancer screenings from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday through Friday.

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Related Topix: Kennewick, WA, Biotech, Quest Diagnostics, Medicine, Celera, Athena Diagnostics, Healthcare Industry

Sys-Con Media

What You Need to Know About Prostate Enlargement

Aging typically causes prostate enlargement, which should be monitored on an annual basis.

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Related Topix: Bph, Medicine, Health, Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, Prostate Cancer, Lenox Hill Hospital, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Avodart, Dutasteride (generic)

Reuters

Preventable hospital deaths after urological surgery rising: study

As more urological surgeries are performed outside hospitals, deaths from preventable complications among men and women getting inpatient surgery have risen, according to a new study.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Henry Ford Health System, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry

CBS News

Seniors getting invasive cancer screenings despite little benefit

North Carolina researchers say that many elderly patients with limited lifespans were getting invasive screenings, like colonoscopies, with little benefit and risk of complications.

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KYTX-TV News

Health Alert: Cancer screenings for older patients

A new study shows older patients are still getting invasive cancer screenings even though there is little benefit.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

PhysOrg Weblog

Deaths rise with shift from in-hospital to outpatient procedures for urology surgeries

As hospitals have shifted an array of common urological surgeries from inpatient procedures to outpatient, potentially preventable deaths have increased following complications.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Yale University

KVEW-TV Kennewick

Northwest Cancer Clinic to offer Free Prostate Cancer Screening

The Northwest Cancer Clinic will be offering Free Prostate Cancer Screening Wednesday August 20th, Thursday August 21st, and Friday August 22nd, from 4pm-6pm.

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Related Topix: Oncology, Medicine

CiteULike

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia and Its Aetiologies

European Urology Supplements , Vol. 8, No. 13. , pp. 865-871, doi:10.1016/j.eursup.2009.11.002 To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.

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Related Topix: Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, Medicine, Enlarged Prostate, Health, Sweden, World News, Arts, Literature, Metabolic Syndrome

GlobeNewswire

MDxHealth ConfirmMDx Biomarker Associated with the Risk of Recurrence ...

IRVINE, Calif. and HERSTAL, Belgium, Aug. 18, 2014 -- MDxHealth SA , a leading molecular diagnostic company that develops and commercializes epigenetic tests to improve the diagnosis and treatment of cancer patients, today announced that one of the ConfirmMDx for Prostate Cancer epigenetic genes is independently associated with risk of recurrence ... (more)

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Related Topix: Irvine, CA, Medicine, Cancer, Health, Prostate Cancer

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