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PSA Testing Differs Among Primary Care Doctors, UrologistsFebruary 08, 2016

Researchers examine falloff after change in prostate cancer screening recommendations

Many Older Americans May Get Unneeded Breast, Prostate Cancer ScreeningsJanuary 21, 2016

Seniors shouldn't be checked if they have less than 10 years to live, but study found almost 16 percent do

For Cancer Survivors, Expenses Keep MountingJanuary 12, 2016

Even after treatment, medical costs are still thousands more annually, study finds

Cancer Death Rates Down 23 Percent Since 1991: StudyJanuary 07, 2016

That translates to an additional 1.7 million survivors, expert says

Aspirin May Decrease Death From Prostate Cancer, Study FindsJanuary 05, 2016

Researchers suspect drug may help prevent spread of deadly disease

One-Third of Incurable Cancer Patients Keep Working, Study FindsDecember 21, 2015

Tumor location, type of treatment unlikely to influence decision

Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer Tied to Possible Alzheimer's RiskDecember 07, 2015

But experts caution that study doesn't prove cause-and-effect relationship between the two

Low-Risk Prostate Cancer Often Not Monitored CloselyDecember 04, 2015

Most men who chose 'watchful waiting' weren't followed as recommended, study finds

Sweat to Help Reduce Your Risk for Prostate CancerNovember 27, 2015

Vigorous exercise, nutritious diet lower odds for deadly forms of the disease, research suggests

Yoga May Boost Quality of Life for Prostate Cancer PatientsNovember 20, 2015

Small study shows those undergoing radiation therapy had fewer side effects, less fatigue

Prostate Cancer Screening, Detection Both Down in U.S., Studies SayNovember 17, 2015

But whether that's good or bad isn't yet clear

Ovarian Cancer Drug Shows Promise With Tough-to-Treat Prostate TumorsOctober 28, 2015

In small study, olaparib targeted gene mutation in men who had failed other therapy, researchers report

Black Men May Get Worse Prostate Cancer Care, Study ContendsOctober 22, 2015

Problems include longer waits, greater need for more care after surgery, and higher costs

Men's Health Supplements Don't Benefit Prostate Cancer Patients: StudyOctober 19, 2015

Research suggests these products won't cut risk of disease spread or death

Some Prostate Cancer Patients May Not Benefit From Hormone TherapySeptember 22, 2015

Analysis found men with heart disease might live longer when treated with radiation alone

Relaxed Guidelines on PSA Testing Might Miss Aggressive Tumors: StudySeptember 22, 2015

Men who could be cured of more advanced prostate disease may be diagnosed late, some researchers say

Combo Treatment May Boost Survival With Advanced Prostate CancerAugust 05, 2015

Adding chemotherapy to hormone therapy added 14 months to patients' lives in study

Study Questions Radiation Use for 'Low-Risk' Prostate CancersJuly 17, 2015

Upping the dosage didn't alter survival rates for men with these slow-growing tumors

'Watchful Waiting' Becoming More Common for Prostate Cancer PatientsJuly 07, 2015

Study finds men with low-risk disease often getting monitoring over surgery, radiation, hormone therapy

Americans' Risk of Dying From Cancer Is Falling, CDC FindsJuly 02, 2015

But, due to aging population, actual number of cancer deaths is rising

Too Few Men With Low-Risk Prostate Cancers Get 'Watch and Wait' ApproachJune 30, 2015

Study finds 12 percent or fewer getting active surveillance

High-Fat Diet May Raise Prostate Cancer Death RiskJune 01, 2015

In study, patients who ate typical 'Western' fare had more than twice the odds of dying from the disease

Excess Weight Linked to Worse Prostate Cancer PrognosisMay 29, 2015

Radiation less effective for overweight, obese men, researchers say

Can Asthma Protect Men From Prostate Cancer?May 22, 2015

New research finds an association, but doesn't prove cause and effect

Prostate Cancer Testing Drops Off After Controversial GuidelinesMay 18, 2015

More men will die without PSA screening, researchers contend; other experts applaud the downward trend

Smoking Ups Risk of Complications From Urologic Cancers: StudyMay 15, 2015

Although former smokers also have higher odds of trouble, quitting does help

Early Chemo May Boost Survival in Advanced Prostate CancerMay 14, 2015

Study found combination with hormone therapy extended life by almost a year

Radiation Plus Hormone Therapy May Help Some Prostate Cancer PatientsMay 13, 2015

Study found five-year death risk was 50 percent lower in combo-treatment group

Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer May Impair ThinkingMay 12, 2015

Men with a particular gene mutation suffered most, study finds

Statins May Slow Prostate Cancer Progression: StudyMay 07, 2015

But more trials are needed to confirm benefits, experts say

New Technology Tests Tumors Inside the Patient to Find Best TreatmentApril 22, 2015

Experimental devices might reduce risk of side effects, lower costs, researchers say

Walking Boosts Outcomes for Prostate Cancer SurvivorsApril 16, 2015

Study found real improvements in quality of life once men got active

Obesity Linked to Greater Risk of Prostate Cancer in Blacks, Study SaysApril 16, 2015

Researcher urges physicians to take note of findings

Report Shows Progress in America's War on CancerMarch 30, 2015

Small, but steady declines in deaths seen over past decade

Midlife Fitness May Be a Real Cancer Fighter for MenMarch 26, 2015

Study shows lower risk of lung, colon tumors at 65 and older

Vitamin D Supplements Might Slow Prostate Cancer, Study SuggestsMarch 23, 2015

But it's too early to make blanket recommendation, expert says

Smoking May Be Linked to Prostate Cancer's ReturnMarch 23, 2015

But quitting more than 10 years ago is associated with reduced risk, study says

Statins May Help Improve Prostate Cancer Survival: StudyMarch 10, 2015

Finds the cholesterol-lowering drugs linked to slower progression of disease

Study Links Family History of Prostate Cancer to Breast Cancer RiskMarch 09, 2015

Doctors should ask about medical history of first-degree male relatives, researchers say

Did PSA Test's Decline Spur Rise in Prostate Cancers?February 24, 2015

Researchers report 3 percent annual rise in intermediate- and high-risk cases

Watch-and-Wait Strategy May Be Riskier for Certain Prostate CancersFebruary 23, 2015

Study found lower survival for intermediate-risk disease, compared to low-risk cases

Testicular Cancer May Raise Prostate Cancer Risk: StudyFebruary 23, 2015

But it's too soon to make any recommendations, and overall risk is low, researcher says

More Americans Surviving Cancer Today Than 20 Years AgoFebruary 19, 2015

Study shows biggest improvements in people diagnosed between ages 50 and 64

Are Too Many Prostate Cancer Patients Receiving Treatment?February 19, 2015

Study also raises concerns about possible overuse of radiation therapy

U.S. Smoking Deaths May Be Underestimated, Study SuggestsFebruary 11, 2015

Each year, 60,000 more smokers die from causes that have association with smoking, researchers say

Diabetes Patients Lax With Meds If Diagnosed With Cancer, Study FindsJanuary 29, 2015

Effect was more pronounced if cancer had a grim prognosis

MRI Improves Prostate Cancer Biopsy Accuracy, Study FindsJanuary 27, 2015

New technology spots more aggressive cancer, but fewer low-risk cases

Prostate Cancer Patients Who Smoke Fare Worse, Study FindsJanuary 27, 2015

They were twice as likely to see disease spread, die from illness

Strategy Might Thwart Resistance to a Common Prostate Cancer TreatmentJanuary 07, 2015

Small study suggests that alternating testosterone levels may make hormonal therapy work longer

Study Finds Link Between Cancer Diagnosis, Stroke RiskJanuary 07, 2015

Threat was highest first three months after diagnosis, researchers say