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New discovery could change advanced prostate cancer treatment

Cancer Research UK Press Release The first-ever comprehensive study of prostate cancer tissue has revealed a completely new gene network driving the disease in patients who have stopped responding to standard hormone treatment, according to Cancer Research UK research published … Continue reading

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Pan-fried meat may increase risk of prostate cancer

A new study in America has found that pan-fried meat may increase risk of prostate cancer by as much as 40%, providing further evidence of a link between red meat and prostate cancer. Conducted by the Keck School of Medicine … Continue reading

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Soy and your health: can it decrease cancer risk?

“Cow’s milk, for example, is linked to Type 1 diabetes and anemia in children and increases the risk of prostate cancer in men. Hamburgers are linked to heart disease, diabetes, and colon cancer. Soy-based milks and burgers help you skip … Continue reading

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Controversial blood test ‘cuts prostate cancer deaths’

“Critics say the test is too unreliable to be used for routine screening, which is why there is no automatic PSA testing in the UK. Instead, it is used on a case by case basis with men who exhibit symptoms. … Continue reading

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Study links tea to higher risk of prostate cancer

A new study conducted by scientists at the University of Glasgow has found that there is a link between tea consumption and the development of prostate cancer. The study, which ran for 37 years, showed that men who are ‘heavy’ … Continue reading

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New research shows better survival rates with robotic surgery

Dr. David B. Samadi, leading robotic surgeon, discusses a comparison of patient survival rates for robotic prostate removal surgery and prostate cancer radiation. Better Survival Rates With Robotic Prostate Surgery (via PR Newswire) NEW YORK, July 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ —┬áIn … Continue reading

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