Oral prostate cancer therapies increase mortality risk for men with cardiovascular conditions
Abiraterone acetate and enzalutamide appeared to increase the risk for death among older men with advanced prostate cancer and pre-existing cardiovascular conditions, according...
7 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Testosterone May Be Safe After Prostate Cancer Treatment
Studies show similar survival in men who used testosterone after radical prostatectomy or radiation therapy compared with those who did not. Medscape Urology
7 days ago - Medscape
Adjuvant radiotherapy prolongs biochemical RFS for certain men with prostate cancer
Men with prostate cancer with positive surgical margins or extracapsular extension achieved longer biochemical RFS after radical prostatectomy with adjuvant radiotherapy...
7 days ago - Healio
Mayo Clinic ranked top hospital in the United States
The Mayo Clinic was ranked No. 1 on the 2019 to 2020 U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals survey. The Mayo Clinic was also ranked No. 1 hospital in five specialties...
21 days ago - Healio - 3 articles
Urological group's first-ever recurrent UTI guidelines encourage responsible evaluation, antibiotic, cranberry juice use
The American Urological Association has issued guidelines for the management of recurrent UTI for the first time, providing clinicians with recommendations for the evaluation...
1 month ago - Healio
New decision aids needed for prostate cancer screening
Current decision aids for prostate cancer screening were only modestly associated with improved patient knowledge and reduced decision conflict, and did not increase shared...
1 month ago - Healio
There's an Over-the-Counter Remedy That Helps Ease UTI Symptoms, but Is It Safe?
When you have a urinary tract infection , you'll do anything to find relief, but before you try over-the-counter AZO, you should know whether it's safe and effective. If you've...
1 month ago - PopSugar
May Newport Beach Library Lecture to feature men's health and sleep medicine services
The public is invited to learn more about men's health and urology, executive health, sleep medicine and behavioral health services offered at the state-of-art UCI Health...
3 monthes ago - UC Irvine Health
New chair of KidneyX steering committee appointed
John R. Sedor , MD, FASN, the Ray W. Gifford, MD, Endowed Chair in Kidney Research at the Glickman Urology and Kidney Institute at Cleveland Clinic, was recently appointed...
3 monthes ago - Healio
Botox Relieves Overactive Bladders
Botox, the popular injection used to banish smile lines and wrinkles around the eyes, is now being used to soothe overactive adult bladders when overactive bladder take oral...
4 monthes ago - Active Beat
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Alzheimer's Drug Repairs Neuron Damage In Rats Exposed to Alcohol
Results offer clues to how adolescent binge drinking changes learning, memory in young adults
Mindfulness 'could prevent at-risk people from Alzheimer's'
Scientists from Wake Forest Baptist Health in North Carolina looked at 14 adults with mild cognitive impairment, which increases a person's risk of developing dementia.
Psoriasis: 4 Beneficial Vitamins and Supplements
Dr. Heidi Yanoti, DC - Life Extension Senior Wellness Specialist August is Psoriasis Awareness Month. According to the National Psoriasis Foundation, 8 million Americans and...
Alzheimer's drug reverses brain damage from adolescent alcohol exposure in rats
A drug used to slow cognitive decline in adults with Alzheimer's disease appears to reverse brain inflammation and neuron damage in rats exposed to alcohol during adolescence.
Drink Less, Live Life Better
Effects of too much alcohol and tips for how to cut back or stop drinking
Recognizing When Your Parents Need Help
Title: Recognizing When Your Parents Need Help Category: Health News Created: 8/19/2019 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 8/19/2019 12:00:00 AM
Child's age dictates approach to treating cataracts
Welcome to another edition of CEDARS/ASPENS Debates. CEDARS/ASPENS is a joint society of cornea, cataract and refractive surgery specialists, here to discuss some of the latest...
Centration of capsulorrhexis an important part of cataract surgery
When performing cataract surgery, the capsulorrhexis is one of the most critical steps because it allows safe access to remove the nucleus and cortex and long-term stability...
Predicting post-traumatic osteoarthritis using simplified computational models
Knee joint injuries, such as ligament rupture, are common in athletes. As the intact joint ligaments offer a precondition for joint stability, ligament injuries are often...
What Is the Difference between Conservatorship and Guardianship
Sometimes it may be necessary to pursue a conservatorship or guardianship for a person who is not able to make or communicate decisions. Unlike a power of attorney, an...