Two viruses link to prostate cancer: High-risk human papilloma virus found with Epstein Barr virus

New research has revealed that both the human papilloma virus and Epstein Barr virus are present together in more than half of malignant prostate cancers found in Australian men....Two viruses link to prostate cancer: High-risk human papilloma virus found with Epstein Barr virus

Men with large waists face an increased risk of frequent urination

Men with large waists urinate more frequently than their slimmer counterparts, according to new research....Men with large waists face an increased risk of frequent urination

What would happen without PSA testing?

A new analysis has found that doing away with PSA (prostate specific antigen) testing for prostate cancer would likely cause three times as many men to develop advanced disease that has spread to...

Overactive Bladder Risk Higher in Diabetics

Patients with type 2 diabetes are twice as likely as nondiabetics to suffer from the condition....

How concerned are you that placing hypogonadal men on testosterone replacement therapy might promote development of prostate cancer (PCa) or progression of undiagnosed PCa?

Many physicians remain wary about starting testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) in hypogonadal men in large part out of concern that it could cause progression of undiagnosed prostate cancer (PCa)...

Men with prostate cancer more likely to die from other causes

Men diagnosed with prostate cancer are less likely to die from the disease than from largely preventable conditions such as heart disease, according to a new study. It is the largest study to date...

Testosterone Therapy Safe for the Prostate

Long-term treatment found not to increase the incidence of prostate cancer....

New test may help predict prostate cancer

Medical researchers have developed a genetic test to predict a man’s risk for prostate cancer. Use of the test could reduce the need for repeat biopsies in men who have had a negative biopsy....New test may help predict prostate cancer

New therapeutic target for prostate cancer identified

A small, naturally occurring nucleic acid sequence, called a microRNA, known to regulate a number of different cancers, appears to alter the activity of the androgen receptor, which plays a critical...

Drug from Mediterranean weed kills tumor cells in mice

Scientists have developed a novel anticancer drug designed to travel -- undetected by normal cells -- through the bloodstream until activated by specific cancer proteins. The drug, made from a...

Loss of protein SPDEF allows prostate cancer cells to gain foothold at possible sites of metastasis

Prostate cancer kills only by metastasis to other tissues. A new study shows likely mechanism required for this metastasis: cells' loss of protein SPDEF. The presence of SPDEF could be used to...

Some diabetes drugs may increase risk of bladder cancer

An increased risk of bladder cancer is linked to the use of pioglitazone, a medication commonly used to treat Type 2 diabetes, according to a new study....Some diabetes drugs may increase risk of bladder cancer

New Medication Helps Men with Premature Ejaculation

A promising new agent is safe and effective at improving premature ejaculation (PE). Called Zertane, it may have advantages over current treatments....

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