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.

Factors Affecting Post-Brachytherapy Urinary Incontinence Type ID'd

Factors Affecting Post-Brachytherapy Urinary Incontinence Type ID'd

TURP and EBRT after seed implantation are associated with development of urge urinary incontinence.

Testosterone Therapy for Severe Hypogonadism Improves Sexual Function

Testosterone Therapy for Severe Hypogonadism Improves Sexual Function

The finding is from a 30-week study comparing testosterone undecanoate and placebo in hypogonadal men with type 2 diabetes.

Anabolic Steroids Easily Obtained Without Rx

Anabolic Steroids Easily Obtained Without Rx

Alert patients that use of performance-enhancing drugs can lead to erectile dysfunction and infertility.

Androgen Suppression With Salvage Radiotherapy May Fight Progression

Androgen Suppression With Salvage Radiotherapy May Fight Progression

Adding short-term androgen suppression to salvage radiotherapy may benefit men with prostate cancer who have undergone radical prostatectomy.

Local Therapy Benefits Some Metastatic PCa Patients

Local Therapy Benefits Some Metastatic PCa Patients

Patients with a relatively low tumor risk and good general health status appear to experience the best survival.

Prostate, Bladder Cancer Linked to BPH

Prostate, Bladder Cancer Linked to BPH

In a meta-analysis, men with benign prostatic hyperplasia had a 2.9 times and 1.7 times increased incidence of prostate cancer and bladder cancer, respectively.

Aminosalicylates Cut PCa Risk in Men with IBD

Aminosalicylates Cut PCa Risk in Men with IBD

Researchers found an adjusted 68% decreased risk of prostate cancer in men with IBD who used aminosalicylate.

Landmark PSA Screening Trial Results Challenged

Landmark PSA Screening Trial Results Challenged

The PLCO trial's conclusion that routine PSA testing does not affect prostate cancer mortality risk could be wrong.

Study Independently Validates New Prostate Cancer Grading System

Study Independently Validates New Prostate Cancer Grading System

Findings support the use of a 5 grade-group system that more accurately reflects patient risk of adverse outcomes.

PSA Screening More Likely Among Blacks

PSA Screening More Likely Among Blacks

The odds of PSA screening were higher among blacks than non-Hispanic whites.

Fluoroquinolones May Be Unwarranted for High PSA

Fluoroquinolones May Be Unwarranted for High PSA

PSA level declined by an average of 0.68 ng/mL in the treatment group.

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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.

Anabolic Steroids Easily Obtained Without Rx

Anabolic Steroids Easily Obtained Without Rx

Alert patients that use of performance-enhancing drugs can lead to erectile dysfunction and infertility.

Achieving 4 Lifestyle Standards May Reduce Cancer Mortality

Achieving 4 Lifestyle Standards May Reduce Cancer Mortality

Four key lifestyle factors include weight, exercise, no smoking, and limiting alcohol.

Leisure Activity Linked With Lower Risk of Several Cancers

Leisure Activity Linked With Lower Risk of Several Cancers

Findings for self-reported leisure-time physical activity of moderate to vigorous intensity.

Global Obesity Unlikely to Be Controlled by 2025

Global Obesity Unlikely to Be Controlled by 2025

Mean BMI and obesity up globally from 1975 to 2014; unlikely to meet 2025 goal if current trends continue.

Zika Infection Linked to Meningoencephalitis

Zika Infection Linked to Meningoencephalitis

The link was discovered after an elderly cruise ship patient fell ill with the Zika virus.

Body Fat More Dangerous Than Body Size?

Body Fat More Dangerous Than Body Size?

Researchers found that fat levels are a more accurate indicator of early death than currently used BMI measurement.

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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.

Men's Health Update Anabolic Steroids Easily Obtained Without Rx

Anabolic Steroids Easily Obtained Without Rx

Alert patients that use of performance-enhancing drugs can lead to erectile dysfunction and infertility.

Men's Health Update Achieving 4 Lifestyle Standards May Reduce Cancer Mortality

Achieving 4 Lifestyle Standards May Reduce Cancer Mortality

Four key lifestyle factors include weight, exercise, no smoking, and limiting alcohol.

Men's Health Update Leisure Activity Linked With Lower Risk of Several Cancers

Leisure Activity Linked With Lower Risk of Several Cancers

Findings for self-reported leisure-time physical activity of moderate to vigorous intensity.

Men's Health Update Global Obesity Unlikely to Be Controlled by 2025

Global Obesity Unlikely to Be Controlled by 2025

Mean BMI and obesity up globally from 1975 to 2014; unlikely to meet 2025 goal if current trends continue.

Men's Health Update Zika Infection Linked to Meningoencephalitis

Zika Infection Linked to Meningoencephalitis

The link was discovered after an elderly cruise ship patient fell ill with the Zika virus.

Men's Health Update Body Fat More Dangerous Than Body Size?

Body Fat More Dangerous Than Body Size?

Researchers found that fat levels are a more accurate indicator of early death than currently used BMI measurement.

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