ACA Tied to Lower Rates of High-Risk Prostate Cancer
]]> - WASHINGTON - States that expanded Medicaid in 2014 following passage of the Affordable Care Act saw reduced rates of high-risk prostate cancer and men presenting with...
4 days ago - MedPageToday
Exercise Could Help Reduce the Side-effects of Prostate Hormone Therapy
Prescription of short-term exercise for patients with advanced prostate cancer could help to decrease the side-effects of hormone therapy, reports a new study.
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Physical activity may protect against prostate cancer
A large study that took a different approach has found that higher levels of physical activity could lower the risk of prostate cancer by 51%.
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Short-term exercise could help to reduce side-effects of prostate hormone therapy
A prescription of short-term exercise for patients with advanced prostate cancer could help to reduce the side-effects of hormone therapy, according to new research from the...
4 days ago - News Medical - 4 articles
Reducing the side-effects of prostate hormone therapy with exercise
A prescription of short-term exercise for patients with advanced prostate cancer could help to reduce the side-effects of hormone therapy, according to new research. The trial...
4 days ago - ScienceDaily - 4 articles
How To Deal With Bone Metastases From Prostate Cancer?
When prostate cancer spreads, it most often spreads to bone. And while the 5-year survival rate for prostate cancer that has not spread is nearly 100 percent.
5 days ago - Medindia Health
Being active reduces risk of prostate cancer
Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men in the UK , yet we still don't know all of its causes. The largest ever study to use genetics as a measurement for physical...
6 days ago - ScienceDaily
Beta Blockers No Help in Advanced Prostate Cancer
]]> - WASHINGTON - A retrospective analysis of close to 40,000 men with high-risk prostate cancer treated at Veterans Affairs health systems found no association between beta...
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Prostate cancer: Home urine test could 'revolutionize diagnosis'
A recent study has investigated a simpler way of testing urine for prostate cancer. The new test would avoid the need for digital rectal examination.
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MRI-Guided Ultrasound Zaps Low-Risk Prostate Cancer
]]> - CHICAGO - A minimally invasive MRI-guided procedure that uses therapeutic ultrasound effectively treated prostate cancer with nominal side effects, a researcher said...
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Stoll Joins Soliton as Senior Director of Clinical Development
Mary Stoll is the new senior director of clinical development Soliton, a medical device manufacturer with a novel and proprietary acoustic pulse platform technology licensed...
Brolucizumab Gets EU Panel Backing for Wet AMD
The treatment, previously approved by the FDA, offers less-frequent injections, and efficacy proven in two head-to-head global trials. International Approvals
Three Quick Tips for Managing Osteoarthritis
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New study enhances knowledge about widespread diseases
When proteins in the brain form deposits consisting of insoluble aggregates, diseases such as Alzheimer's or Parkinson's can occur. Now a research team has come a step closer...
Women with osteoporosis feel let down by the healthcare system, survey reveals
Results from a new UCB survey have revealed the impact osteoporosis has on women, with nearly two thirds agreeing that their condition is being neglected and that their...
Research suggests contributory role of 'Asian glow' mutation and alcohol to...
A new study from Stanford, published on December 12 in the journal Acta Neuropathologica Communications, suggests that an important enzyme that helps break down alcohol in the...
Updated Interactive Trailmap Unveiled by MAPC
The Metropolitan Area Planning Council has updated their interactive Trailmap , the most comprehensive and up-to-date collection of biking and walking trails in...
Your genes aren't the only factor dictating Alzheimer's risk
In the first study published about Alzheimer's disease among identical triplets, researchers found that despite sharing the same DNA, two of the triplets developed Alzheimer's...
Young Cannabis Users Are at Risk for Stroke and Heart Attack
Medical marijuana, which refers to the use of the whole, unprocessed marijuana plant or its extracts for medicinal purposes, has generated a lot of excitement for its potential...
Less Than 5 Hours of Sleep Linked to Low Bone Density
Far from being a waste of time, sleep is required for the maintenance of metabolic and biological homeostasis in your body. Without proper sleep, you become more prone to...