Magnetic resonance spectroscopy-based method may help predict prostate cancer aggressiveness
Metabolic analysis of benign tissue samples from men with prostate cancer allowed researchers to retrospectively predict the aggressiveness of disease and likelihood of...
19 hours ago - Healio
DNA-Repair-Gene Mutations Linked to More Aggressive Prostate Cancer
Germline mutations in three DNA-repair genes are associated with a greater likelihood of grade reclassification in men on active surveillance for prostate cancer, researchers...
1 day ago - Medscape
EU Green Light for Apalutamide for Nonmetastatic CRPC
The next-generation antiandrogen has received a positive opinion for nonmetatatic castration-resistant prostate cancer , considered to be an unmet medical need. International...
3 days ago - Medscape
Report reveals increase in pancreatic cancer death rates across Europe
Pancreatic cancer death rates in the European Union have increased by 5% between 1990 and 2016, a report launched today reveals. This is the highest increase in any of the EU's...
4 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Study: Pycnogenol supplementation may help older men manage enlarged prostate
Researchers in Italy suggest that supplementation with French Maritime Pine extract may help manage benign prostatic hypertrophy, also known as enlarged prostate.
5 days ago - NutraIngredients-USA
Guideline supports shorter radiation therapy option in prostate cancer
The American Society for Radiation Oncology, ASCO and the American Urological Association have published a guideline supporting moderately hypofractionated external beam...
5 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Study defines biomarker in response to treatment of castration-resistant prostate cancer
The most aggressive type of prostate cancer, castration-resistant prostate cancer, can be treated with two different therapies: taxanes or hormone treatment. Until this day...
5 days ago - News Medical
Higher Volume Radiation Facilities Associated With Better Survival Rates for Men with High Risk Prostate Cancer
New research finds improvement in overall survival rates among men with aggressive prostate cancer who were treated with radiation at a facility that frequently performs that...
6 days ago - BWH - 2 articles
Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer May Increase Risk of Depression
Study suggests androgen deprivation therapy for localized prostate cancer may increase the risk of depression
8 days ago - BWH
Precisely targeted prostate cancer radiotherapy possible with nuclear medicine imaging
Current standard imaging techniques for initial staging of prostate cancer often underestimate the extent of disease beyond the prostate.
10 days ago - News Medical
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Innovative Treatment for Protecting People With Peanut Allergy
A new treatment on protecting people having peanut allergy was found. Developing tolerance to peanuts over a period of time can help get rid of severity in symptoms upon...
Newly Identified Molecule Can Help Fight Muscular Paralysis
Newly identified molecule can halt the progress of a severe genetic disease that causes whole-body muscle paralysis.
New Blood Pressure Guideline Can Prevent 3 Million Cardiovascular Events...
New blood pressure guideline can prevent more than 3 million cardiovascular disease events over ten years, reveals a new study.
Sexual Preference Recognized as a Risk Factor in Opioid Misuse
Bisexual individuals and homosexual individuals like lesbians and gays are more bound to misuse opioids when compared to those who identify themselves as heterosexual.
Ultrasound of Shoulder Muscle Can Warn of Diabetes
Increased brightness of shoulder muscle on ultrasound imaging may be a warning sign of type 2 diabetes or prediabetes. However, early interventions can be initiated to avoid...
Convection Enhanced Delivery can Halt the Spread of Brain Cancer
The spread of glioblastoma, the deadliest form of brain cancer caused by the high pressure of circulating fluid in the brain, could be limited by convection-enhanced delivery
Resiliency of Women to Extreme Physical Activity
From the observation of women who underwent extreme physical training and completed transantartic expedition showed that women are no more susceptible to negative health...
Dual Acting Virus in Cancer Treatment
A new virus that uses protein to simultaneously kill carcinomas and cancer-protective cells was developed by cancer scientists. The virus's dual action will only infect cancer...
Being Bullied at Work May Affect Your Heart
Bullying and violence at the workplace raise the risk of heart diseases, finds a new study.
Noise Pollution in Hospitals Affecting Patients Ability to Rest, Heal and...
Noise pollution in hospitals is a rising issue as it is regularly exceeding international recommendations, according to a new study.