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Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men. Prostate cancer develops slowly, and there may be no signs that you have it for many years. Symptoms often only become apparent when your prostate is large enough to affect the urethra. Treatment options i



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3-D printed prostate may improve surgical accuracy

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 02:00:00 PST

A new, life-like 3-D prostate model helps surgeons to rehearse procedures before entering the operating room. The new technology may improve accuracy.



Prostate cancer mortality 87 percent higher in American Indians

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 09:00:00 PST

A new analysis takes a look at cancer mortality among American Indians and Alaskan Natives. Survival rates for some cancers are significantly poorer.



Are there side effects to masturbation?

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 09:00:00 PST

Masturbation is a normal and healthy sexual activity with few side effects. Learn about the benefits and potential side effects in this article.



Prostate cancer: How immune cells promote tumor growth

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST

New research analyzes prostate cancer cells and finds the reason why the body's own immune system may promote progression of the disease.



Metastatic prostate cancer: What you need to know

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 09:00:00 PST

Prostate cancer occurs when the cells in the prostate grow uncontrollably. Metastatic prostate cancer means the cancer has spread beyond the prostate.



Existing parasite drug may fight prostate, colon cancer

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST

Researchers are testing the potential of a known antiparasite drug in the treatment of colon and prostate cancer. The drug can inhibit cancer cell growth.



Are there any alternatives to a prostate biopsy?

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 03:00:00 PST

Some people may be concerned about the drawbacks to a prostate biopsy. We look at three alternative options that could help diagnose prostate cancer.



Soy may raise risk of advanced prostate cancer

Wed, 08 Nov 2017 08:00:00 PST

Researchers have identified a link between foods rich in isoflavones, such as soy, and a greater risk of advanced prostate cancer.



Warfarin may prevent cancer

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 09:00:00 PST

The anticoagulant warfarin may do more than prevent blood clots. Researchers have found that the drug may also protect against cancer development.



Men with low testosterone less likely to have prostate cancer

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 08:00:00 PST

New study findings confirm the so-called androgen receptor saturation theory and may help to reduce prostate cancer risk in the future.



Are there any alternatives to Flomax?

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST

BPH is a condition often treated with a drug called Flomax. A number of alternatives can help people with BPH relieve their symptoms and feel better.



What is the prostate gland?

Tue, 24 Oct 2017 00:00:00 PST

All men have a prostate gland. Here, we explain what the prostate does, which conditions can affect it, and how it is vital for reproduction.



How nerves fuel prostate cancer growth

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 PST

Researchers from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine have pinpointed how certain nerves drive the growth of prostate cancer using a metabolic 'switch.'



Hormone therapy for prostate cancer increases cardiac risk

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 08:00:00 PST

Androgen-deprivation therapy is widely used to treat prostate cancer. In a recent study, the potential risks to heart health are examined.



Everything you need to know about prostate nodules

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 09:00:00 PST

A prostate nodule is a firm, knuckle-like area on the prostate. There are several causes of prostate nodules, including prostatitis and prostate cancer.



All you need to know about the PCA3 test

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 06:00:00 PST

The PCA3 test can help doctors diagnose prostate cancer. Learn about the test, what to expect, and other testing options with this article.



Despite concerns, vasectomy and prostate cancer not linked

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 02:00:00 PST

A debate that has raged for more than 30 years may finally be over: prostate cancer risk does not seem to be increased following a vasectomy.



Seven causes of a high PSA that are not cancer

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 09:00:00 PST

The prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test is a blood test that measures levels of a protein the prostate gland produces. Learn what causes a high PSA.



Frequent ejaculation and prostate cancer: What's the link?

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 03:00:00 PST

Prostate cancer is one of the most common types of cancer that affects men. Could frequent ejaculation help reduce the risk of getting this disease?



Prostate cancer: Could a breast cancer drug reduce recurrence?

Tue, 05 Sep 2017 08:00:00 PST

Researchers have found that PARP inhibitors - a class of drugs used to treat breast cancer - may also benefit men with prostate cancer.



Prostate cancer: PSA screening does lower death risk, says review

Tue, 05 Sep 2017 00:00:00 PST

A new review suggests that - contrary to current USPSTF guidelines - PSA screening significantly reduces the risk of death to prostate cancer.



Prostate cancer: Study identifies earlier clinical trial endpoint that can be used to indicate effectiveness of new treatments

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 00:00:00 PST

Scientists say they have validated a "surrogate endpoint" - a reliable statistical shortcut in a clinical trial - that could accelerate testing of new adjuvant therapies aimed at reducing deaths from...



'Shapeshifting' cancer cells promote metastasis

Thu, 10 Aug 2017 00:00:00 PST

Research examining the cell's cytoskeleton shows how metastatic cells become 'shapeshifters,' allowing them to thrive in new locations.



Osteoporosis medications improve bone health in men with prostate cancer receiving androgen deprivation therapy

Tue, 08 Aug 2017 07:00:00 PST

Both biophosphonates and denosumab improve bone mineral density (BMD) in men with nonmetastatic prostate cancer who are receiving androgen deprivation therapy (ADT).



Saw palmetto: Uses, dosage, and side effects

Sat, 05 Aug 2017 03:00:00 PST

What is saw palmetto? Learn about saw palmetto's usage and effectiveness. What is the science behind the claims and are there side effects?