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Vasectomy linked to aggressive prostate cancer

Vasectomy, a surgical procedure for male sterilisation, may help you prevent pregnancy permanently, but it poses increased risk of prostate cancer Continue reading “Vasectomy linked to aggressive prostate cancer” »  More...

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By BioNews On Monday, October 22nd, 2012
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Prostate cancer tests common in Stockholm

A new study from Karolinska Institutet shows that around two thirds of men Continue reading “Prostate cancer tests common in Stockholm” »  More...

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By ANI On Monday, October 8th, 2012
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‘Gene barcode’ blood test can predict aggressive prostate cancers

A blood test that reads genetic changes in blood cells like a barcode can predict Continue reading “‘Gene barcode’ blood test can predict aggressive prostate cancers” »  More...

By BioNews On Friday, August 24th, 2012
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PSA testing boosts survival for prostate cancer patients

Introduction of prostate specific antigen (PSA) testing for screening and monitoring prostate cancer has improved survival rates of patients Continue reading “PSA testing boosts survival for prostate cancer More...

By BioNews On Thursday, August 16th, 2012
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New drug extends life in men with advanced prostate cancer

The head of one of the UK’s leading cancer research organisations has hailed a golden age in prostate cancer drug discovery with the finding of a new drug Continue reading “New drug extends life in men More...

By BioNews On Thursday, November 17th, 2011
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Achilles’ heel in lethal form of prostate cancer discovered

An international team of researchers claim to have discovered a genetic Achilles’ heel in an aggressive type of prostate cancer Continue reading “Achilles’ heel in lethal form of prostate cancer discovered” More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, November 15th, 2011
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Contraceptive pill use linked to high prostate cancer risk worldwide

A news study has found that use of the contraceptive pill appears to increase risk of prostate cancer around the globe Continue reading “Contraceptive pill use linked to high prostate cancer risk worldwide” More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, November 9th, 2011
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Magnets help fight prostate cancer

Magnetic force can help treat prostate cancer in men, say experts Continue reading “Magnets help fight prostate cancer” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, November 3rd, 2011
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Slowing down prostate cancer by starving its cells

Researchers have hit upon a potential treatment for prostate cancer – starving tumour cells of a vital nutrient that fuels their growth Continue reading “Slowing down prostate cancer by starving its More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, October 26th, 2011
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Low-fat diet with fish oil may slow growth of prostate cancer

A low-fat diet with fish oil supplements can slow down the growth of prostate cancer, a new research has shown Continue reading “Low-fat diet with fish oil may slow growth of prostate cancer” »  More...