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These 5 things cause most cancers

These 5 things cause most cancers

The highest priority in a national cancer control plan must be expansion of tobacco control—the intervention with the largest potential health benefits—according to a...
Common prostate cancer treatment linked to dementia

Common prostate cancer treatment linked to dementia

In a study from Penn Medicine, researchers found that a common hormone therapy to treat prostate cancer may double a man’s risk of dementia,...

Scientists discover aggressive prostate cancer and lung cancer are driven by common mechanisms

UCLA researchers have discovered a common process in the development of late-stage, small cell cancers of the prostate and lung. These shared molecular mechanisms could...
Prostate cancer symptoms, tests, and treatment

Prostate cancer: symptoms, tests, and treatment

Prostate cancer is the most common cancer among men and the second most common cause of cancer-related deaths among American men. African-American men are more...
AI could improve prostate cancer diagnosis and treatment

AI could improve prostate cancer diagnosis and treatment

A new study has shown that AI could contribute to a better understanding of how prostate cancer develops, and even improve clinical diagnosis and...
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...

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,...

Taking a standard prostate cancer drug with low-fat diet can save you $300,000

By taking a high-cost drug with a low-fat meal—instead of on an empty stomach, as prescribed—prostate cancer patients could decrease their daily dose, prevent...
3 things patients don't know (but should) about prostate cancer

3 things patients don’t know (but should) about prostate cancer

Prostate cancer is the most common cancer diagnosis among men, but many men still lack an understanding of many crucial aspects of the disease. UCLA...
can baking soda boost cancer therapy

Baking soda could boost cancer therapy

A Ludwig Cancer Research study has uncovered an entirely novel mechanism by which cells enter a state of dormancy as tissues starved of oxygen...