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Prostate Predicaments: When bladder problems are pressing

Prostate Predicaments: When bladder problems are pressing

Many men develop urinary problems as they get older. They might find it hard to urinate, have a strong and sudden urge to “go,” be...
How to have a healthy prostate

How to have a healthy prostate?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), prostate cancer is the most common non-skin cancer among American men, and the American...

A new therapy to fight aggressive and resistant prostate cancers

In a new study, researchers report a new combined therapy to fight the most aggressive and resistant prostate cancers. The study was conducted by Prostate...
A better way to improve prostate cancer radiotherapy

A better way to improve prostate cancer radiotherapy

Current standard imaging techniques for initial staging of prostate cancer often underestimate the extent of disease beyond the prostate. A new study from UCLA demonstrates...

What every man should know about prostate prognosis

The prostate is about the size of a walnut. It wraps around the urethra, the tube that carries urine out of the bladder. Most men...
New kind of compound shows early promise against prostate cancer

New kind of compound shows early promise against prostate cancer

A new type of molecule blocks the action of genes that drive the growth of therapy-resistant prostate cancer, a new study finds. "Rather than continue...
Prostate prognosis- what you should know

Prostate prognosis: what you should know

The prostate is about the size of a walnut. It wraps around the urethra, the tube that carries urine out of the bladder. Most men...

Inflammatory bowel disease associated with prostate cancer

In a new study, researchers found that men with inflammatory bowel disease have four to five times higher risk of being diagnosed with prostate...

New combo therapy may boost survival in prostate cancer

High-risk prostate cancer, that which has continued to grow but not yet metastasized, is commonly treated with combination therapies. Each method has pros and cons,...

Slow down prostate cancer

For most prostate cancer patients, androgen-deprivation therapy, either through surgical removal of the testicles or the use of drugs that suppress testosterone production, is...

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