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A walk in their shoes: Muskegon urologist invents product while battling prostate cancer
He knows all the medical jargon, has several degrees and is part of a successful practice in Muskegon.
Fri May 24, 2013
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Race Raises Awareness and Money for Prostate Cancer Research
Every year, thousand and thousands of men are diagnosed with prostate cancer. Many are treated and soon cancer free, but experts all say, the key is catching the cancer early.
8 things you only ask Google
Click over to the history tab in your browser and scan what's there. We're going to bet there's at least one semi-embarrassing health question you've been trying to get to the bottom of, but would never breathe a word about to your doctor.
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Cancer survivor strips off for poster
LIFE model and testicular cancer survivor Anthony Weston has stripped off for an Oxford charity's upfront new poster campaign.
'A 50,000 gift is a boost for patients at Airedale'
VIEW: Pictured from left are Airedale New Venture's Mike Yates, team lead urology Anita Graham, consultant urologist Philip Koenig, healthcare support worker Angela Stroud and associate specialist in urology Hassan Khan Patients with kidney or bladder problems will not have to travel as far for treatment after A 50,000 of equipment was bought for ... (more)
SonaCare Medical highlights need for image-guided technologies to better identify prostate cancer
The need to add tissue preserving therapies to the prostate cancer treatment continuum was highlighted prominently at the 108th Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association , in San Diego.
Thu May 23, 2013
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Need for Image Guided Minimally Invasive Ablative Treatments Featured ...
With Successful Launch of Sonatherm HIFU Surgical Ablation System at AUA, SonaCare Medical Delivers on the Promise of Image Guided Minimally Invasive Technology With Successful Launch of Sonatherm HIFU Surgical Ablation System at AUA, SonaCare Medical Delivers on the Promise of Image Guided Minimally Invasive Technology /PRNewswire/ -- The need to ... (more)
Bella's Bolivia Blog
May 23, Urgently Need to Find a Specialty Doctor (Urologist) in La Paz
My husband is currently in La Paz, Bolivia at the moment and is running into some trouble finding a Urologist that will take him.
Wed May 22, 2013
Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura associated with everolimus use in a renal transplant patient.
International urology and nephrology , Vol. 43, No. 2. , pp. 581-584, doi:10.1007/s11255-010-9755-2 Thrombotic microangiopathy in renal transplantation generally develops during treatment with calcineurin inhibitors.
Mon May 20, 2013
Newer, Pricier Prostate Cancer Radiation No Better Than Old: Study
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.
Sun May 19, 2013
Disability issues must be addressed on priority: Experts
New Delhi, May 18 : Practical issues related to disability like rehabilitation, empowerment, main-streaming, education and employment need to be addressed on a priority basis, experts said here Saturday.
Beaumont Announces Retirement of Chief Medical Officer; Successor Named
Ananias Diokno, M.D., Beaumont Health System's executive vice president and chief medical officer since September 2006, will step down from his administrative role effective June 1 and retire on Sept.
Medical News Today
In Patients With Kidney Disease, LDL Cholesterol Is A Poor Marker Of Heart Health
Main Category: Urology / Nephrology Also Included In: Heart Disease ; Cholesterol ; Cardiovascular / Cardiology Article Date: 19 May 2013 - 0:00 PDT LDL cholesterol is not a useful marker of heart disease risk in patients with kidney disease, according to a study appearing in an upcoming issue of the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology .
Fri May 17, 2013
Comorbidities Taken Into Account Before Prostate Biopsy
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)
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Robotic Kidney Transplants May Be Best Option For Obese Patients
Main Category: Transplants / Organ Donations Also Included In: Urology / Nephrology ; Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness Article Date: 17 May 2013 - 1:00 PDT Obese patients who received robotic kidney transplants had fewer wound complications than patients who received traditional "open" transplant surgery, according to surgeons at the University of ... (more)
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Early prostate cancer testing can be a lifesaver
During routine bloodwork, my PSA showed a slight movement upward. My family doctor wanted me to see a urologist for further tests.
Thu May 16, 2013
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Androgen Deprivation Therapy For Prostate Cancer Can Cause Osteoporosis
Main Category: Prostate / Prostate Cancer Also Included In: Bones / Orthopedics ; Urology / Nephrology Article Date: 16 May 2013 - 1:00 PDT Androgen deprivation therapy is a common and effective treatment for advanced prostate cancer .
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Prostate cancer testing: who needs it? - iStockPhoto
New overseas guidelines on who should be tested for the second-most-common cause of cancer deaths in Australian men were released recently.
Wed May 15, 2013
Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases
Hyperglycemia and prostate cancer recurrence in men treated for localized prostate cancer
Correspondence: Dr JL Wright, Department of Urology, University of Washington School of Medicine, 1959 NE Pacific, Box 356510, Seattle, WA 98195, USA.