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To What End? Decipher Tells Prostate Cancer Metastasis Risk
Source: Medscape Pathology & Lab Medicine Headlines [2017.06.22]
The genomic test appears to add prognostic value in comparison with widely used clinicopathologic features, according to a new meta-analysis. But how should it be used?
Medscape Medical News

Blood Test to Target Prostate Cancer Treatment
Source: Medscape Pathology & Lab Medicine Headlines [2017.06.21]
A new 3-in-1 blood test could revolutionise the treatment of prostate cancer, say scientists, and help pave the way for personalised patient treatment.
WebMD Health News

Immunotherapy for prostate cancer: What you need to know
Source: Cancer / Oncology News From Medical News Today [2017.06.21]
Immunotherapy is an emerging treatment for cancer that aims to boost the immune system cells' ability to fight off cancer. Learn more in this article.

Risk Tool IDs Candidates for Adjuvant RT in Prostate Cancer (CME/CE)
Source: MedPage Today Oncology/Hematology [2017.06.20]
(MedPage Today) -- Combines tumor pathology, genomic data to reduce overtreatment

Turmeric, red grape, and apple compounds 'starve' prostate cancer cells
Source: Cancer / Oncology News From Medical News Today [2017.06.19]
Researchers have found that a compound in apple peel can prevent the growth of prostate cancer cells when combined with turmeric or red grape compounds.

Prostate cancer: Three-in-one blood test could fuel personalized treatment
Source: Genetics News From Medical News Today [2017.06.19]
A single blood test could identify how prostate cancer patients will respond to PARP inhibitors in as little as 4 to 8 weeks, say researchers.

Blood cell discovery identifies patients with aggressive prostate cancer
Source: Medical Devices / Diagnostics News From Medical News Today [2017.06.15]
Patients who have aggressive prostate cancer could be identified by a highly accurate and simple blood test, according to an early study by Queen Mary University of London (QMUL).

Starving prostate cancer with what you eat for dinner
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.06.08]
When you dine on curry and baked apples, enjoy the fact that you are eating something that could play a role starving - or even preventing - cancer.

Adding abiraterone to standard treatment improves prostate cancer survival by 40 per cent
Source: Clinical Trials / Drug Trials News From Medical News Today [2017.06.05]
Adding abiraterone to hormone therapy at the start of treatment for prostate cancer improves survival by 37 per cent, according to the results of one of the largest ever clinical trials for prostate...

Drug Extends Lives of Patients With Advanced Prostate Cancer: Studies
Source: MedicineNet Clinical Trials Specialty [2017.06.05]
Title: Drug Extends Lives of Patients With Advanced Prostate Cancer: Studies
Category: Health News
Created: 6/3/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/5/2017 12:00:00 AM

Prostate cancer surgery: Types and what to expect
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.05.24]
In this article, we take a close look at the types of surgery used to treat prostate cancer, as well as what to expect during and after the procedure.

Prostate cancer: Stages and outlook
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.05.23]
What does TNM mean? What is a Gleason score? What are stages 1 to 4? In this article, we explain the staging system used to categorize prostate cancer.

Radiation for prostate cancer: Types and side effects
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.05.23]
Radiation therapy is a common treatment for prostate cancer. In this article, learn about the types of radiation therapy, as well as the risks involved.

New blood test predicts who will benefit from targeted prostate cancer treatments
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.05.05]
A new blood test could predict which men with advanced prostate cancer will respond to new targeted treatments for the disease.

Higher prostate cancer risks for black men may warrant new approach to screening
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.04.28]
In two independent studies, scientists at the University of Basel have demonstrated that both the structure of the brain and several memory functions are linked to immune system genes.

Italian-style coffee could halve the risk of prostate cancer
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.04.27]
Drinking at least three cups of Italian-style coffee every day may lower men's risk of prostate cancer by more than 50 percent, new research suggests.

PSA Testing Rates for Prostate Cancer Have Leveled Off
Source: MedicineNet Mens Health Specialty [2017.04.25]
Title: PSA Testing Rates for Prostate Cancer Have Leveled Off
Category: Health News
Created: 4/24/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/25/2017 12:00:00 AM

Should Prostate Cancer Screening Start Earlier for Black Men?
Source: MedicineNet Prostate Cancer Specialty [2017.04.24]
Title: Should Prostate Cancer Screening Start Earlier for Black Men?
Category: Health News
Created: 4/24/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/24/2017 12:00:00 AM

It's Yoga to the Rescue for Prostate Cancer Patients
Source: MedicineNet Mens Health Specialty [2017.04.14]
Title: It's Yoga to the Rescue for Prostate Cancer Patients
Category: Health News
Created: 4/13/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/14/2017 12:00:00 AM

Updated Prostate Cancer Test Guidelines Now Stress Patient Choice
Source: MedicineNet Mens Health Specialty [2017.04.12]
Title: Updated Prostate Cancer Test Guidelines Now Stress Patient Choice
Category: Health News
Created: 4/11/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/12/2017 12:00:00 AM

Many Docs Don't Discuss Prostate Cancer Screening Pros and Cons
Source: MedicineNet Mens Health Specialty [2017.04.12]
Title: Many Docs Don't Discuss Prostate Cancer Screening Pros and Cons
Category: Health News
Created: 4/11/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/12/2017 12:00:00 AM

Clinical trial shows benefit of yoga for side effects of prostate cancer treatment
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.04.10]
Men who attended a structured yoga class twice a week during prostate cancer radiation treatment reported less fatigue and better sexual and urinary function than those who didn't, according to a...

Prostate cancer: Urine 'sniff test' may reduce unwarranted biopsies
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.04.04]
New chemical sniff test finds a set of molecules present in 90 percent of urine samples from men with prostate cancer but not in samples from healthy men.

Scientists report genetic test to help predict men at most risk from aggressive prostate cancer
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.03.28]
Scientists are reporting a test which can predict which patients are most at risk from aggressive prostate cancer, and whether they suffer an increased chance of treatment failure.

MRI use may "change the equation" for prostate cancer screening
Source: MRI / PET / Ultrasound News From Medical News Today [2017.03.27]
Screening for prostate cancer is controversial. It can save lives, but it can also lead to unnecessary diagnoses, followed by surgical or radiation procedures, which themselves may lead to severe...

Prostate Cancer Treatments Have Varying Side Effects, Study Shows
Source: MedicineNet Urinary Incontinence Specialty [2017.03.22]
Title: Prostate Cancer Treatments Have Varying Side Effects, Study Shows
Category: Health News
Created: 3/21/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/22/2017 12:00:00 AM

Prostate cancer trial shows treating with precision radiotherapy cuts course of treatment by 50 percent
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.03.20]
An Ontario-led international clinical trial with 1,206 men with localized prostate cancer shows that compressing radiation treatments into four weeks from eight delivers similar outcomes.

Could antidepressants stop prostate cancer from spreading?
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.03.13]
Researchers have discovered an enzyme that helps prostate cancer cells spread to the bone, but antidepressants may have the potential to halt this process.

Hormonal Drug Boosts Survival After Prostate Cancer's Return: Study
Source: MedicineNet bicalutamide Specialty [2017.02.02]
Title: Hormonal Drug Boosts Survival After Prostate Cancer's Return: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 2/1/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/2/2017 12:00:00 AM

One in four men with suspected prostate cancer could avoid unnecessary biopsy if given an MRI scan first, study estimates
Source: MRI / PET / Ultrasound News From Medical News Today [2017.01.20]
Giving men with suspected prostate cancer an MRI scan could improve diagnosis and save those who do not have aggressive cancers from having an unnecessary biopsy, according to a study published in...

New Prostate Cancer Therapy Works Without Severe Side Effects
Source: MedicineNet Urinary Incontinence Specialty [2016.12.20]
Title: New Prostate Cancer Therapy Works Without Severe Side Effects
Category: Health News
Created: 12/20/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/20/2016 12:00:00 AM

Prostate Cancer
Source: MedicineNet Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Specialty [2016.11.09]
Title: Prostate Cancer
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/9/2016 12:00:00 AM

Vasectomy May Not Raise Prostate Cancer Risk After All
Source: MedicineNet Vasectomy Specialty [2016.09.20]
Title: Vasectomy May Not Raise Prostate Cancer Risk After All
Category: Health News
Created: 9/19/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/20/2016 12:00:00 AM

Robotic bottom may aid prostate cancer diagnosis
Source: Medical Students / Training News From Medical News Today [2016.07.04]
A robotic rectum may help doctors and nurses detect prostate cancer. The technology, which consists of prosthetic buttocks and rectum with in-built robotic technology, has been developed by...

UCLA researchers find a wide variation in costs to treat low-risk prostate cancer
Source: Erectile Dysfunction / Premature Ejaculation News From Medical News Today [2015.11.03]
Now, for the first time, UCLA researchers have described cost across an entire care process for low-risk prostate cancer - from the time a patient checks in for his first appointment to his...

FDA OKs PET Agent for Prostate Cancer
Source: MedPage Today Product Alert [2012.09.12]
WASHINGTON -- The FDA has approved the positron emission tomography (PET) imaging agent Choline C 11 Injection for production and use in detecting recurrent prostate cancer.

Lifestyle, diet may stop or reverse prostate cancer progression
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Urology
The research is the first randomized, controlled trial to show that lifestyle changes may affect cancer progression.

What is a Gleason score?
Source: Medical Devices / Diagnostics News From Medical News Today [2017.05.25]
A Gleason score is used to help determine the treatment and predict the outlook for prostate cancer. How is it measured? What do the results mean?

Prostate biopsy: What to expect
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.05.24]
A prostate biopsy is the most effective way to diagnose prostate cancer. Learn more about this essential procedure for early detection.

Vitamin E and selenium don't prevent polyps that can lead to colorectal cancer
Source: Colorectal Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.12.26]
Eight years ago, results from a landmark cancer prevention trial run by SWOG showed that a daily dose of vitamin E and selenium did not prevent prostate cancer.

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