The Best Ways to Avoid Prostate Cancer

Prostate Cancer is the second most common form of cancer in American men. The figures around prostate cancer are startling — according to the American Cancer Society, 233,000 new cases of prostate cancer will be diagnosed in 2014 and nearly 30,000 men will die from the disease. One in seven men will...

Circumcision May Lower Prostate Cancer Risk

Prostate cancer is one of the most common forms of cancer for men in the developed world with more than 240’000 cases diagnosed in the United States annually. Many men have the cancer without even knowing it, and die from unrelated causes before the cancer has had a chance to metastasize. Because of...

Dogs Detecting Prostate Cancer

In an interesting new study, trained dogs have demonstrated they can detect the presence of prostate cancer in a person by smelling their urine with 98% accuracy! The study is about to be presented at the annual meeting of the American Urological Association in Orlando. The lead author of the paper, Dr....

New Prostate Cancer Test Shows Great Results

New research has indicated that a less invasive prostate cancer testing procedure is showing good results and may be ready widespread use very soon. Previously doctors looked for elevated levels of prostate specific antingen (PSA) to determine if prostate cancer may be present, but the test was not always...

Prostate Cancer Prevention

Prostate cancer is the most common form of cancer in men, so many people are becoming more interested in how to prevent prostate cancer and detect it early. Most people know someone who has been affected by prostate cancer, be it a friend or member of the family. Because of it’s prevalence, chances...

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