New consensus recommendations to help clinicians manage GSM in breast cancer patients
Although the genitourinary syndrome of menopause is more prevalent in survivors of breast cancer than in other menopausal women, it is commonly undiagnosed and untreated.
3 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Clinical Guideline To Manage GSM in Women With Breast Cancer
New guideline developed to help clinicians manage genitourinary syndrome of menopause in women with breast cancer, according to a released consensus.
3 days ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
6 Ways to Make Your Coffee Even Healthier
Coffee lovers have happily embraced the headlines about the health perks of java : Aside from supplying a significant dose of antioxidants, a daily coffee habit may also help...
5 days ago - Time
Osteoporosis drug could be used to treat aggressive form of breast cancer, researchers say
Researchers have discovered that an enzyme called UGT8 drives the progression of basal-like breast cancer, an aggressive form of the disease that is largely untreatable. But...
15 days ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Osteoporosis drug prevents spread of basal-like breast cancer in mice
Researchers in China have discovered that an enzyme called UGT8 drives the progression of basal-like breast cancer, an aggressive form of the disease that is largely untreatable.
16 days ago - News Medical
Men Much Less Likely Than Women to Get BRCA Testing, Despite Risks
Although BRCA1/2 mutations put men at increased risk of breast, prostate and other cancers, they are significantly less likely than women to undergo genetic testing for these...
18 days ago - Medscape - 2 articles
Study links night exposure to blue light with breast and prostate cancer
A new study reports a link between exposure to blue light at night and higher risk of developing breast and prostate cancer. Blue light is a range of the visible light spectrum...
23 days ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Blue light that comes from smartphones may increase the risk of breast and prostate cancer
The blue light which comes from smartphones, tablets and street lights may help to cause cancer. People exposed to high levels of blue light at night have double the risk of...
24 days ago - Daily Mail - 4 articles
Exposure to Blue Light at Night Linked to Risk of Breast and Prostate Cancer
Study used images taken by astronauts to evaluate outdoor lighting in Madrid and Barcelona.
25 days ago - Medindia Health
Blue light exposure at night linked to higher risk of developing breast and prostate cancer
A study performed by an international team led by the Barcelona Institute for Global Health , a center supported by the "la Caixa" Foundation, reports a link between exposure...
25 days ago - News Medical
The headlines of Master Doctor
Blood test for prostate cancer could eliminate the need for almost half of...
US researchers have come up with a potential replacement for the unreliable PSA blood test currently used on the NHS in Britain, which can be wrong three out of four times.
Forced into early menopause, now I can't stay slim: MATT ROBERTS answers...
If you are overweight, losing the excess pounds is known to help ease some common menopausal symptoms such as exhaustion and hot flushes.
Finasteride Does Not Increase Risk of Prostate Cancer Death
Finasteride, a common hormone-blocking drug, reduces men's risk of getting prostate cancer without increasing their risk of dying from the disease, revealed research.
More Than 40 Percent of Prostate Biopsies Could be Avoided With New Blood Test
IsoPSA - a new blood test has proven to be more accurate in predicting overall risk of prostate cancer than standard prostate-specific antigen .
New Data: Finasteride Safely Prevents Prostate Cancer
The thumbnail take on finasteride has been that it prevents prostate cancer but increases the risk for high-grade disease. A new study debunks the latter idea. Medscape Medical...
'Notable Differences' With 3 Prostate Cancer Genomics Tests
In a novel study, the three leading prostate cancer genomics tests, which are used to help stratify favorable-risk cancers and to aid decision-making about active surveillance...
Osteoporosis in patients with intestinal insufficiency and intestinal...
Intestinal insufficiency and intestinal failure are associated with malabsorption of micro- and macronutrients that may negatively influence bone metabolism and increase the...
Assay May Help Avoid Needless Prostate Biopsies
Distinguishes clinically significant from insignificant/benign disease
Proposed Guidelines Target Opioid Overprescribing in Urology
After finding that many of the opioid tablets prescribed by urologists go unused, researchers propose new prescription standards for urologic procedures. Medscape Medical News