Prostate

British Scientists uncover the Rosetta Stone for decoding Prostate Cancer

British Scientists uncover the Rosetta Stone for decoding Prostate Cancer

A new treatment option based upon the work of researchers who have uncovered the genetic reasons for almost 90% of tumors associated with prostate cancer; 9 out of 10 late stage prostate cancer cases can be traced back to changes in that patients DNA.

Hormone-Blocking Drug to Treat Prostate Cancer May Cause Dementia

Hormone-Blocking Drug to Treat Prostate Cancer May Cause Dementia

A newly released study published in JAMA suggests that hormone blocking drugs frequently used as part of the treatment for prostate cancer may in fact increase a patient’s chance for developing dementia.

Cracking the genetic code of prostate cancer

Cracking the genetic code of prostate cancer

Thousands of men suffering from advanced prostate cancer have been offered new hope of a cure after scientists discovered the genetic cause behind 90 per cent of tumours. Nine out of 10 cases of late stage prostate cancer can now be linked to changes… Spread the love          

Scientists say Vasectomies are not a factor in developing Prostate Cancer

Scientists say Vasectomies are not a factor in developing Prostate Cancer

A vasectomy is a surgical method of birth control, where the tubules leading out of the testicles are cut so ejaculation of sperm cannot take place, as the sperm can no longer leave the testicles.

The Link Between Aggressive Prostate Cancer and Saturated Fat

The Link Between Aggressive Prostate Cancer and Saturated Fat

Prostate Cancer & Prostatic Diseases has published a report linking a diet of saturated fat via meat and dairy products being a contributor to developing aggressive prostate cancer.