Prostate Cancer

MRI scans more effective at detecting prostate cancers, says new study

Using MRI scans to target biopsies is more effective at detecting prostate cancers that are likely to need treatment than standard ultrasound guided biopsies...

Novel prostate cancer therapy may have dangerous side effect

In a new study, researchers found novel oral androgen signaling inhibitor therapies are linked to a higher risk of death in men with heart...

MRI assisted biopsies could detect prostate cancer more effectively

In a new study, researchers found that using MRI scans to target biopsies is more effective at detecting prostate cancer than standard ultrasound-guided biopsies...

Common prostate cancer drugs may increase risk of fatal heart disease

In a new study, researchers found that common prostate cancer drugs may increase the risk of a dangerous heart rhythm disease. The drugs are called...
Common bladder drug may harm your artery and heart health

Common bladder drug may harm your artery and heart health

In a new study, researchers found that a common drug used to treat overactive bladder could increase the blood levels of the LDL cholesterol...

Adjuvant radiotherapy may help treat advanced prostate cancer

In a new study, researchers found that adjuvant radiotherapy may help treat advanced prostate cancer. The research was conducted by a team from the University...

Scientists discover a key to controlling aggressive prostate cancer

Cancer researchers at the University of Virginia School of Medicine have identified a key to controlling the growth and progression of prostate cancer, the...

Prostate drugs linked to high risk of type 2 diabetes

In a new study, researchers found men taking medicines to reduce the symptoms of prostate disease may be more likely to develop type 2...

This test could select treatment for men with prostate cancer

In a new study, researchers found that testing for genetic weaknesses in repairing DNA could pick out men who may benefit from a new...

Shorter proton therapy may treat prostate cancer effectively

In a new study, researchers found that shorter proton therapy with higher doses for prostate cancer treatment is safe and can lead to similar...

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