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Scientists find a safe and effective treatment for prostate cancer

In a new study, researchers found gold nanoparticles shown to be a safe and effective treatment for prostate cancer. They found biocompatible gold nanoparticles designed...

Diets rich in saturated fat are linked to higher prostate cancer risk

In a recent study by the University of North Carolina, scientists found that eating a diet higher in saturated fat, a type of fat...

Study shows new way to detect prostate cancer with near-perfect accuracy

In a recent study from the University of Pittsburgh and elsewhere, scientists showed the highest accuracy to date in recognizing and characterizing prostate cancer...

Vitamin D deficiency linked to higher risk of aggressive prostate cancer

A recent study from Northwestern Medicine found a strong link between low levels of vitamin D and aggressive prostate cancer. It showed deficient vitamin D...

Coffee drinking is linked to prostate cancer development in smokers

Scientists from the University of California, San Francisco found that drinking coffee is linked to prostate cancer development in current smokers. Prostate cancer is the most...

Hormone therapy for prostate cancer increases death risk in heart disease

Scientists from National Cancer Institute found that hormone therapy for prostate cancer increases the risk of cardiovascular disease-related death, especially in older men. They found...

This study shows the cause of spread of prostate cancer

In a recent study from MedUni Vienna, scientists discovered specific changes in a protein that drives the growth and spread of prostate cancer. Prostate cancers...

Do you have prostate cancer? Here’s your guide to treatment options

A diagnosis of prostate cancer can bring up many worries. There may be a general fear around having cancer, questions about the best treatment, and...

Common meds for heart disease, prostate cancer may treat COVID-19

In a recent study, scientists found metoprolol, a drug widely used to treat heart disease, is beneficial when administered to COVID-19 patients. The research is...

Scientists find the cause of drug resistance in prostate cancer

Scientists from Moffitt Cancer Center found a mechanism that leads to drug resistance in prostate cancer. The research is published in Science Translational Medicine and...