Prostate Cancer

Prostate problems linked to depression and sleep disorders

In a new study, researchers find that men who suffer from urological problems such as erectile dysfunction, urinary tract and bladder problems or infertility...
5 things you can do to prevent cancer

5 things you can do to prevent cancer

Cancer is collection of related diseases. In all kinds of cancer, some body cells begin to divide and cannot be stopped. Eventually they spread into...
Surgery for early prostate cancer may not save lives

Surgery for early prostate cancer may not save lives

A major 20-year study provides further evidence that prostate cancer surgery offers negligible benefits to many men with early-stage disease. In such men, who account...
Scientists discover why prostate cancer spread

Scientists discover why prostate cancer spread

In a recent study from Washington State University, researchers find a way that prostate cancer cells hijack the body’s bone maintenance. This could trigger the...
Nuclear gatekeeper offers a new way to target aggressive prostate cancer

Nuclear gatekeeper offers a new way to target aggressive prostate cancer

Blocking nuclear gateways that traffic cancer-promoting molecules to nucleus, could offer a new way to target aggressive cancer. Certain molecular drivers of cancer growth are...
Common prostate cancer treatment linked to dementia

Common prostate cancer treatment linked to dementia

In a recent study from Penn Medicine, researchers find that a common hormone therapy to treat prostate cancer may double a man’s risk of...
Scientists discover genetic errors in more than 100 prostate tumors

Scientists discover genetic errors in more than 100 prostate tumors

Using genetic sequencing, scientists have revealed the complete DNA makeup of more than 100 aggressive prostate tumors, pinpointing important genetic errors these deadly tumors...
Prostate tumor DNA shows genetic error in common

Prostate tumor DNA shows genetic error in common

Using genetic sequencing, scientists have revealed the complete DNA makeup of more than 100 aggressive prostate tumors. The research pinpoints important genetic errors these deadly...
Do men with prostate cancer really need surgery

Do men with prostate cancer really need surgery?

Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer in men and the third-leading cause of cancer deaths among men, after lung and colorectal cancer. Many...
Blood test could predict treatment for prostate cancer

Blood test could predict treatment for prostate cancer

A new international study shows that a blood test can predict how patients with advanced prostate cancer will respond to specific treatments. This can lead...