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Why this common blood pressure drug may increase skin cancer risk

Why this common blood pressure drug may increase skin cancer risk

In a recent study, Danish researchers found that one of the most common drugs for high blood pressure is linked to increased risk of...

New tool could predict prostate cancer with unmatched accuracy

In a new study, Mount Sinai and USC researchers have developed a novel machine-learning tool that distinguishes between low- and high-risk prostate cancer with...

Enlarged prostate could actually be stopping tumor growth

For men older than about 60, an enlarged prostate means feeling the urge to make a pit stop way too often throughout the day. But...
To fight cancer, put these foods on your plate

To fight cancer, put these foods on your plate

Not only will a healthful diet add color and variety to your meals, but it also can help thwart cancer or reduce the risk of a...
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Do men with prostate cancer really need surgery?

Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer in men and the third-leading cause of cancer deaths among men, after lung and colorectal cancer. Many...

Best diets for cancer patients and cancer survivors

Lifestyle changes often follow a cancer diagnosis, both during treatment and after. Eating well is often the first step. And there is good reason...

A half-million fewer deaths from lung cancer over 40 years

Lung cancer death rates in men have plummeted since 1979 with nearly 500,000 fewer deaths than would have been expected if the mortality rate...
This prostate cancer treatment linked to higher dementia risk

This prostate cancer treatment linked to higher dementia risk

In a recent study, researchers found a common hormone therapy to treat prostate cancer may double a man’s risk of dementia, regardless of his...
Can an aspirin a day keep liver cancer away

Can an aspirin a day keep liver cancer away?

A new study found that daily aspirin therapy was significantly associated with a reduced risk in hepatitis B virus‐related liver cancer. Hepatitis B is a...

Why men don’t need routine testing for prostate cancer

Routine testing for prostate cancer is not recommended for most men because the benefit is small and uncertain and there are clear harms, say...

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