Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTIn two independent studies, scientists at the University of Basel have demonstrated that both the structure of the brain and several memory functions are linked to immune system genes.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 09:00:00 PDTDrinking at least three cups of Italian-style coffee every day may lower men's risk of prostate cancer by more than 50 percent, new research suggests.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 04:00:00 PDTOveractive bladder is a urinary disorder that can affect men and women. What are the causes in men and can lifestyle changes or medical treatments help?
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 09:00:00 PDTIn this article, we look at the causes of nocturia, which causes frequent urination at night. Learn about how to prevent it and get a good night's sleep.
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTMen who attended a structured yoga class twice a week during prostate cancer radiation treatment reported less fatigue and better sexual and urinary function than those who didn't, according to a...
Tue, 04 Apr 2017 07:00:00 PDTNew chemical sniff test finds a set of molecules present in 90 percent of urine samples from men with prostate cancer but not in samples from healthy men.
Sat, 01 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTThe latest Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer from the Department of Health and Human Services finds cancer death rates are declining.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTScientists are reporting a test which can predict which patients are most at risk from aggressive prostate cancer, and whether they suffer an increased chance of treatment failure.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDTScreening for prostate cancer is controversial. It can save lives, but it can also lead to unnecessary diagnoses, followed by surgical or radiation procedures, which themselves may lead to severe...
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTNew genes which help prevent prostate, skin and breast cancer development in mice have been discovered by researchers at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute and their collaborators.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTAn Ontario-led international clinical trial with 1,206 men with localized prostate cancer shows that compressing radiation treatments into four weeks from eight delivers similar outcomes.
Sat, 18 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTResearchers have identified a mechanism by which sulforaphane - a compound found in broccoli and other vegetables - may help to prevent cancer.
Mon, 13 Mar 2017 09:00:00 PDTResearchers have discovered an enzyme that helps prostate cancer cells spread to the bone, but antidepressants may have the potential to halt this process.
Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTShort men may have an increased risk of becoming bald prematurely. An international genetic study under the leadership of the University of Bonn at least points in this direction.
Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTA minimally invasive treatment that reduces urinary tract symptoms for men with enlarged prostates maintains its effectiveness for at least three years after patients undergo the therapy, according...
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDTA new test has been developed to make the vital distinction between aggressive and less harmful forms of prostate cancer, helping to avoid sometimes-damaging unnecessary treatment.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 11:00:00 PDTResearchers have identified a novel mutation that may be associated with prostate cancer in African American men, according to a new study published in PLOS Computational Biology.
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTA team led by researchers of the Institute of Biomedicine of the University of Barcelona (IBUB) and the Research Institute of the Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau (IIB Sant Pau) shows for the...
Fri, 03 Feb 2017 02:00:00 PDTPreliminary computerized imaging reveals the shape of the prostate and a compartment within the gland - called the transitional zone - consistently differ in men with prostate cancer than those...
Fri, 27 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PDTUniversity of Adelaide researchers have uncovered a new pathway which regulates the spread of prostate cancer around the body.
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 02:00:00 PDTThe rate at which Americans die from cancers varies dramatically by where they live, according to a new scientific analysis.
Wed, 25 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PDTScientists have taken a major leap forward in being able to fully understand how prostate cancer cells acquire their ability to spread from the initial tumour to other areas of the body.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PDTGiving men with suspected prostate cancer an MRI scan could improve diagnosis and save those who do not have aggressive cancers from having an unnecessary biopsy, according to a study published in...
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PDTNew insights into the genetic drivers of prostate cancer that may inform treatment decisions are highlighted in two papers published online in Nature and Nature Communications this week.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PDTMetastatic prostate cancer, or prostate cancer that has spread to other organs, is incurable.