Prostate cancer 'crisis' due to a shortage of specialist nurses, charity warns
Prostate Cancer UK says that two-fifths of urology cancer nurse specialists are approaching retirement or plan to leave the job in the next decade.
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Gene editing experiment in sperm could end breast, ovarian and prostate cancer
Experts at Weill Cornell Medicine in New York are using gene editing tool CRISPR to alter a string of human genetic code which is known to increase the risk of developing some...
1 day ago - Daily Mail
FDA grants priority review to Xtandi for metastatic hormone-sensitive prostate cancer
The FDA has granted priority review to enzalutamide for the treatment of men with metastatic hormone-sensitive prostate cancer, according to a press release from the drug's...
2 days ago - Healio
FDA clears its IND for new immunotherapeutic for treating prostate cancer
Calibr, the drug development division of Scripps Research, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has cleared its investigational new drug application for...
4 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Chemists develop new approach based on graphene nanoflakes for drug delivery
Chemists funded by the SNSF have created a new compound for flexible drug delivery that specifically targets prostate cancer cells. Incorporating four different molecules, the...
6 days ago - News Medical
Does Skimping on Sleep Increase the Risk of Alzheimer's Disease?
Although people fear health problems like cancer, surveys show that one of the deepest fears is that of developing Alzheimer's disease or another form of dementia. Here's a...
6 days ago - Cathe Friedrich
Must-read destinations for optimizing your health
More than half the U.S. population is struggling with chronic illness, 1 and 1 in 5 deaths is obesity related. 2 We have overwhelming rates of heart disease, cancer and...
7 days ago - Mercola - 2 articles
Better Detection of Clinically Significant Prostate Cancer With MRI Plus Targeted Biopsy
Prebiopsy multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging combined with targeted biopsy is associated with improved detection of clinically significant prostate cancer compared with...
7 days ago - Medscape
Worse Short-Term Mortality Among Men With Prostate Cancer and Cardiovascular Disease
Men with prostate cancer and pre-existing cardiovascular disease have worse short-term mortality following treatment with oral androgen-signaling inhibitors than do similar men...
7 days ago - Medscape
Gold Coast Biobank at Griffith University boosts medical research
Better treatment and management of chronic diseases such as breast cancer, heart disease and Alzheimer's is one step closer with the official opening of Gold Coast Biobank at...
8 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
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