Prostate Cancer

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...
Sugar and cancer

Sugar and cancer: what you need to know

There’s a lot of confusing information and advice out there around sugar. It’s been made the villain of our diet, but where does the consensus...
Why broccoli may help prevent prostate cancer

Why broccoli may help prevent prostate cancer?

Researchers have discovered one of the reasons why broccoli may be good for your health. They found that sulforaphane, a dietary compound from broccoli that’s...

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...
Should you have PSA screening for prostate cancer

Should you have PSA screening for prostate cancer?

Screening saves lives. It’s virtually a mantra when it comes to cancer. But the prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test to screen for prostate cancer has come...
Scientists find risk factors for prostate cancer

Scientists find risk factors for prostate cancer

Globally prostate cancer is the second most common type of cancer and the fifth leading cause of cancer-related death in men. In 2012, it occurred...
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...

Scientists discover genetic errors in more than 100 prostate tumors

Using genetic sequencing, scientists have revealed the complete DNA makeup of more than 100 aggressive prostate tumors, pinpointing important genetic errors these deadly tumors...
Blood test could predict treatment for prostate cancer

Blood test could predict treatment for prostate cancer

A new international study shows that a blood test can predict how patients with advanced prostate cancer will respond to specific treatments. This can lead...
How kindness can make a difference in cancer care

How kindness can make a difference in cancer care

Cancer may not be life-ending, but it usually is life-changing. A cancer diagnosis instantaneously turns life upside down for patients and families. Cancer care is...