Statins Again Shown to Improve Odds After Cancer Diagnosis
New data add to previous reports that taking statins after a prostate cancer diagnosis is associated with better cancer-specific and overall survival rates. Medscape Medical News
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Model unable to identify focal therapy candidates
Boston- The development of a model for identifying prostate cancer patients who may be appropriate candidates for hemi-ablative focal therapy remains a work in progress for...
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Updated Summary: Brachytherapy for patients with prostate cancer: American Society of Clinical Oncology/Cancer Care Ontario joint guideline update
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Efficacy and safety of enzalutamide vs bicalutamide in younger and older patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer in the TERRAIN trial
The Journal of Urology
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Predictors of infectious complications after targeted prophylaxis for prostate needle biopsy
The Journal of Urology
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From novice to expert: Analyzing the learning curve for MRI-transrectal ultrasonography fusion-guided transrectal prostate biopsy
International Urology and Nephrology
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Men must be entitled to PCa screening, treatment choice
Editor's note: The following letter was sent to Urology Times in response to a previously published letter to the editor, "Dear USPSTF: Don't discount value of PSA in men...
4 days ago - Modern Medicine
OncoBreak: Working Survivors; Statins and Prostate Cancer; Dense Foods
News, features, and commentary about cancer-related issues
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Scientists develop novel immunotherapy technology for prostate cancer
A novel immunotherapeutic strategy for the treatment of cancer based on the use of synthetic DNA to directly encode protective antibodies against a cancer-specific protein has...
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Study: There Is a Free Lunch
Payments by pharmaceutical companies to prostate cancer physicians did not lead to an increase in prescribing of two hormonal therapies, a study found. Medscape Medical News
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Popular Heartburn Drugs Don't Raise Risk of Alzheimer's
Researchers say proton pump inhibitors like Nexium or Prilosec not linked to dementia Related MedlinePlus Pages: Alzheimer's Disease , Drug Safety , Heartburn
Aging is Intimately Linked With Osteoporosis
With aging, the amount of bone resorbed by the osteoclasts is not fully restored with bone deposited by the osteoblasts and this imbalance leads to bone loss.
The 3 Vitamins that Prevent Brain Loss
By our seventies, one in five of us will suffer from cognitive impairment. Within five years, half of those cognitively impaired will progress to dementia and death. The...
Alzheimer's Drug May Help Treat Traumatic Brain Injury
The drug memantine has been used in the treatment of mild Alzheimer's Disease. Unfortunately the effectiveness of this treatment has not shown to improve symptoms of...
25+ nutrition and lifestyle strategies to lower your risk of Alzheimer's...
Worried about Alzheimer's disease and neurodegeneration? There are many things we can't control when it comes to cognitive decline. But certain nutrition and lifestyle choices...
Virtual House Calls Favored for Parkinson's Care
A randomized trial of virtual house calls vs traditional care for patients with Parkinson's showed no differences in quality of life, but patients and specialists voiced...
Kessler Foundation receives Wallerstein Foundation grant to advance stroke...
Kessler Foundation was awarded a $250,000 grant by the Wallerstein Foundation for Geriatric Life Improvement.
Researchers use fMRI to observe link between neural activity and risk for...
A team of researchers, including senior investigator, Bradley Peterson, MD, director of the Institute for the Developing Mind at Children's Hospital Los Angeles, used fMRI to...
Zeiss acquires cataract surgery planning technology
Zeiss has acquired Veracity Innovations LLC, a cloud-based platform for cataract surgery planning, according to a company press release. Veracity, which was launched at this...
Noninvasive retinal imaging may detect pathological hallmarks of Alzheimer's...
A study led by researchers at Cedars-Sinai and NeuroVision Imaging LLC provides the scientific basis for using noninvasive eye imaging to detect the pathological hallmarks of...