Guideline supports shorter radiation therapy option in prostate cancer
The American Society for Radiation Oncology, ASCO and the American Urological Association have published a guideline supporting moderately hypofractionated external beam...
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Limiting protein intake may enhance response to immunotherapy
Restricting protein intake may improve responses to immunotherapy, according to study results published in Clinical Cancer Research. Roberto Pili, MD, Robert Wallace Miller...
9 days ago - Healio
Later Fatherhood May Up Risk for Adverse Perinatal Outcomes
Older paternal age was linked to greater odds of gestational diabetes, preterm birth, low birth weight, neonatal morbidity, and low Apgar scores in a large retrospective...
15 days ago - Medscape
'Anti-aging molecule' could improve liver and kidney treatments
Blocking an enzyme that limits the activity of the 'anti-aging molecule' NAD+ could be a way to protect the liver and kidneys from damage, study suggests.
17 days ago - Medical News Today
Prolonged ADT may improve survival in high-Gleason grade prostate cancer
Prolonged androgen deprivation therapy was associated with improved survival among men with Gleason grade groups 4 and 5 prostate cancer, but optimal treatment durations...
21 days ago - Healio - 3 articles
Undiagnosed prediabetes common among men with primary infertility
Many men presenting with primary infertility also had undiagnosed prediabetes, and these men were more likely to have lower circulating total testosterone and sex...
22 days ago - Healio
Messing Honored for Career of Innovation and Leadership in Urological Care
Leading researchers and clinicians from across the globe gathered in Rochester on October 18-19 to recognize the career of Edward Messing, M.D., F.A.C.S., and his 35 years of...
24 days ago - University of Rochester Medical Cente
Cleveland Clinic names urology chair
Georges-Pascal Haber, MD, PhD, has been appointed chair of urology at Cleveland Clinic's Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute. He will continue to serve as professor of...
1 month ago - Healio
Mount Sinai Health System appoints bladder cancer program director
Peter Wiklund, MD, PhD, has been appointed director of the bladder cancer program at Mount Sinai Health System. Wiklund also will serve as professor of urology in the...
1 month ago - Healio
Women who drink more water experience fewer bladder infections, study finds
In the controlled trial, women who drank an additional 1.5 liters of water daily experienced 48 percent fewer repeat bladder infections than those who drank their usual volume...
1 month ago - News Medical - 2 articles
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Anti-Malaria Drugs can Treat Cancer: Here's How
Mechanism of action of anti-malarial drugs that can be used for treating cancer has been discovered. These drugs target the enzyme PPT1 and deactivate it to inhibit the growth...
New Shoe Insole Technology Can Heal Diabetic Ulcers Better While Walking
Diabetic foot ulcers: Newly developed shoe insole technology can heal diabetic ulcers better while walking.
New Method to Study Swallowing Could Lead to Improved ALS Treatments
Researchers mimic swallowing problems in rodents that will allow more targeted study of ALS progression.
Omega-3 Fatty Acids Can Reduce Premature Birth Risk
High intake of omega-3 fatty acids during pregnancy can lower the risk of premature births, reveals a new study.
Omega-3 fatty acids found to control non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
It is a little-known fact that even teetotalers can end up with liver disease. In fact, the most common form of this type of disease in the United States - non-alcoholic fatty...
Homeopathic remedies for high blood pressure
Hypertension is a common and critical health concern, especially for older people. An article in Homeopathic covered some of the best ways of naturally treating high blood...
FDA to crack down on menthol cigarettes, flavored vapes
About half of teens who smoke cigarettes choose menthols and flavored e-cigarettes have been blamed for a recent increase in teen vaping rates.
Patients may be getting turned away from surgery until their painful disease...
Wales' only endometriosis centre is inadequately funded and is turning complex cases away because 'it cannot cope with demand'
What is hyperemesis gravidarum? The extreme morning sickness that Kate...
Kate suffered from hyperemesis gravidarum with all three pregnancies and Amy Schumer said she is in hospital with the same thing
FDA to Limit Flavored E-Cigarettes, Ban Menthol
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Thursday that it will limit or ban access to flavored e-cigarettes, menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars.