No Survival Benefit With Cabozantinib in Progressive mCRPC

No Survival Benefit With Cabozantinib in Progressive mCRPC

Cabozantinib did not increase survival of heavily treated patients with mCRPC, compared with prednisone.

PD-1 Blockade Shows Promise for mCRPC

PD-1 Blockade Shows Promise for mCRPC

In a small study, some men whose cancer progressed while on enzalutamide had a profound PSA response to pembrolizumab.

Robot-Assisted Prostate Surgery Safe, Effective Long Term

Robot-Assisted Prostate Surgery Safe, Effective Long Term

Largest Asian series to date shows a 5-year biochemical recurrence-free survival rate of 76.4%.

Familial Risk of Aggressive Prostate Cancer Quantified

Familial Risk of Aggressive Prostate Cancer Quantified

Swedish researchers say their findings are more useful for counseling men with a family history of prostate cancer.

PI3K Pathway Aberrations May Reveal Targeted Therapy Opportunities

PI3K Pathway Aberrations May Reveal Targeted Therapy Opportunities

Combination therapies targeting both mutations in the PI3K pathway and HER2 or hormone receptor overexpression should be evaluated, researchers say.

Benign Tissue Changes May Help Predict Post-RP Biochemical Recurrence

Benign Tissue Changes May Help Predict Post-RP Biochemical Recurrence

Preliminary findings suggest a field effect in prostate cancer.

Erectile Dysfunction Predicts Higher Risk of Osteoporosis

Erectile Dysfunction Predicts Higher Risk of Osteoporosis

Low testosterone levels may be a contributing factor.

Expectant Management for PCa More Likely at Academic Centers

Expectant Management for PCa More Likely at Academic Centers

Odds of using this strategy are 2.7-fold greater vs community facilities.

Inherited Mutations Common Among Men With Metastatic Prostate Cancer

Inherited Mutations Common Among Men With Metastatic Prostate Cancer

Genetic testing results could help guide therapy for advanced prostate cancer.

Hypofractionated RT Noninferior for Localized Prostate Cancer

Hypofractionated RT Noninferior for Localized Prostate Cancer

For localized prostate cancer patients, hypofractionated radiation therapy at a dose of 60 Gy in fractions is effective.

Lymphovascular Invasion Helps Predict Post-RP Biochemical Recurrence

Lymphovascular Invasion Helps Predict Post-RP Biochemical Recurrence

About 10% of patients with clinically localized prostate cancer have lymphovascular invasion on their prostatectomy specimen.

Midlife PSA Levels Predict Lethal Prostate Cancer

Midlife PSA Levels Predict Lethal Prostate Cancer

The odds of developing lethal prostate cancer were increased by 6.9 to 12.6 times for men aged 40 to 59 years with higher PSA values.

Adjuvant Docetaxel Does Not Help Biochemical DFS in High-risk PCa

Adjuvant Docetaxel Does Not Help Biochemical DFS in High-risk PCa

In prostate cancer, adjuvant docetaxel without hormone therapy did not improve biochemical disease-free survival after radical prostatectomy.

TRUS-biopsy Inferior for Prostate Cancer Detection

TRUS-biopsy Inferior for Prostate Cancer Detection

Transrectal ultrasound-guided (TRUS) prostate biopsy poorly detects and rules out clinically significant prostate cancer.

Enzalutamide-Abiraterone-Leuprolide Ineffective for Localized PCa

Enzalutamide-Abiraterone-Leuprolide Ineffective for Localized PCa

Adding enzalutamide to abiraterone acetate and leuprolide acetate does not appear to be effective for the treatment of localized high-risk prostate cancer.

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First Case of Female-To-Male Transmission of Zika Virus

First Case of Female-To-Male Transmission of Zika Virus

After visiting an endemic area, a New York City woman is the first reported case of female-to-male Zika virus transmission.

Antibiotic-Resistant Gonorrhea Increasing

Antibiotic-Resistant Gonorrhea Increasing

CDC statistics for 2013 to 2014 show troubling increase in resistant strains.

Many Patients Giving Leftover Opioid Pills to Others

Many Patients Giving Leftover Opioid Pills to Others

A recent survey published in JAMA revealed that three-quarters of patients prescribed opioids had shared those medications with someone else.

Some Obesity Drugs More Effective at Weight Loss

Some Obesity Drugs More Effective at Weight Loss

Adults using prescription weight loss drugs lost more weight over the course of a year than those taking a placebo.

Many Young Men Not Tested for HIV

Many Young Men Not Tested for HIV

HIV test performed at 1.0% of visits made by young males; higher rates for blacks, Hispanics.

New Obesity Guidelines Recommend Nuanced Treatment

New Obesity Guidelines Recommend Nuanced Treatment

As a heterogenous disease, obesity requires an individualized approach to treatment.

15 Minutes of Exercise Daily Improves Longevity

15 Minutes of Exercise Daily Improves Longevity

Seniors who engage in just 15 minutes of exercise per day were found to have a 22% lower risk of dying during the 10-year study period.

FDA Warns of OTC Diarrhea Drug Abuse

FDA Warns of OTC Diarrhea Drug Abuse

When taken in higher-than-recommended amounts, loperamide can cause cardiovascular conditions.

Adopt 5 Healthy Behaviors to Prevent Chronic Disease

Adopt 5 Healthy Behaviors to Prevent Chronic Disease

Only 6.3% of US adults engage in all 5 behaviors recommended for prevention of chronic diseases.

New Ingestible Balloon System May Curb Obesity

New Ingestible Balloon System May Curb Obesity

Patients using the device lost 6.8% of their weight after 6 months.

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Men's Health Update First Case of Female-To-Male Transmission of Zika Virus

First Case of Female-To-Male Transmission of Zika Virus

After visiting an endemic area, a New York City woman is the first reported case of female-to-male Zika virus transmission.

Men's Health Update Antibiotic-Resistant Gonorrhea Increasing

Antibiotic-Resistant Gonorrhea Increasing

CDC statistics for 2013 to 2014 show troubling increase in resistant strains.

Men's Health Update Many Patients Giving Leftover Opioid Pills to Others

Many Patients Giving Leftover Opioid Pills to Others

A recent survey published in JAMA revealed that three-quarters of patients prescribed opioids had shared those medications with someone else.

Men's Health Update Some Obesity Drugs More Effective at Weight Loss

Some Obesity Drugs More Effective at Weight Loss

Adults using prescription weight loss drugs lost more weight over the course of a year than those taking a placebo.

Men's Health Update Many Young Men Not Tested for HIV

Many Young Men Not Tested for HIV

HIV test performed at 1.0% of visits made by young males; higher rates for blacks, Hispanics.

Men's Health Update New Obesity Guidelines Recommend Nuanced Treatment

New Obesity Guidelines Recommend Nuanced Treatment

As a heterogenous disease, obesity requires an individualized approach to treatment.

Men's Health Update 15 Minutes of Exercise Daily Improves Longevity

15 Minutes of Exercise Daily Improves Longevity

Seniors who engage in just 15 minutes of exercise per day were found to have a 22% lower risk of dying during the 10-year study period.

Men's Health Update FDA Warns of OTC Diarrhea Drug Abuse

FDA Warns of OTC Diarrhea Drug Abuse

When taken in higher-than-recommended amounts, loperamide can cause cardiovascular conditions.

Men's Health Update Adopt 5 Healthy Behaviors to Prevent Chronic Disease

Adopt 5 Healthy Behaviors to Prevent Chronic Disease

Only 6.3% of US adults engage in all 5 behaviors recommended for prevention of chronic diseases.

Men's Health Update New Ingestible Balloon System May Curb Obesity

New Ingestible Balloon System May Curb Obesity

Patients using the device lost 6.8% of their weight after 6 months.

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