FDA Approves Yonsa for Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer

FDA Approves Yonsa for Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer

The approval of Yonsa was based on 2 randomized, placebo-controlled, multicenter Phase 3 studies in patients with mCRPC.

Nocturia More Bothersome Than Daytime LUTS

Nocturia More Bothersome Than Daytime LUTS

Clinicians tend to focus on the number of voids, but patients worry more about interrupted sleep.

Predictors of Adverse Pathology After Prostate Cancer Surgery ID'd

Predictors of Adverse Pathology After Prostate Cancer Surgery ID'd

High PSA levels and larger number of positive biopsy cores are associated with positive surgical margins and extracapsular extension/seminal vesicle invasion after radical prostatectomy.

USPSTF Updates Prostate Cancer Screening Recommendations

USPSTF Updates Prostate Cancer Screening Recommendations

The new statement emphasizes shared decision-making on screening for men aged 55 to 69 years who are at average risk for prostate cancer.

Surgical Overtreatment of Prostate Cancer May Be Decreasing

Surgical Overtreatment of Prostate Cancer May Be Decreasing

Canadian study shows that nearly all men undergoing radical prostatectomy in Eastern Ontario in recent years have clinically significant prostate cancer.

Gleason 4+3 vs 3+4 PCa Tied To Higher Risk of Metastasis at Diagnosis

Gleason 4+3 vs 3+4 PCa Tied To Higher Risk of Metastasis at Diagnosis

Men with Gleason score (GS) 4+3 prostate cancer have a 3-fold higher risk of distant metastasis at diagnosis than those with GS 3+4 PCa.

Obesity Linked to Lower Death Risk in Non-metastatic CRPC

Obesity Linked to Lower Death Risk in Non-metastatic CRPC

Obese men with non-metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer have a 21% decreased risk of death compared with normal weight men, according to a study.

Survey Highlights Emotional Responses to Prostate Cancer

Survey Highlights Emotional Responses to Prostate Cancer

Sexual dysfunction was a chief complaint among survey respondents with prostate cancer.

AUA Issues New Guidelines on Testosterone Deficiency

AUA Issues New Guidelines on Testosterone Deficiency

The new guidelines focus on accurate assessment and proper monitoring.

Diet, Exercise With Behavioral Counseling Can Reduce ADT Side Effects

Diet, Exercise With Behavioral Counseling Can Reduce ADT Side Effects

A novel component of an interventional program was cognitive-behavioral counseling administered in a group setting to promote behavioral change.

Socioeconomics May Not Explain Racial Gap in Prostate Cancer Mortality

Socioeconomics May Not Explain Racial Gap in Prostate Cancer Mortality

In a study, race independently predicted prostate cancer-specific mortality beyond a number of risk factors, including health insurance status.

Perioperative Aspirin Use Need Not Prevent RP

Perioperative Aspirin Use Need Not Prevent RP

Perioperative aspirin use should not be considered an absolute contraindication to radical prostatectomy (RP).

Finasteride Cuts Prostate Cancer Risk Long Term

Finasteride Cuts Prostate Cancer Risk Long Term

New study shows that men are at lower risk of prostate cancer for years after they stop taking the medication.

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High Occupational Exercise Level Tied to Early Mortality in Men

High Occupational Exercise Level Tied to Early Mortality in Men

High-level occupational physical activity linked to 18% increased risk of early death in men only.

Cancer Incidences and Burden Expected to Shift in HIV-Positive

Cancer Incidences and Burden Expected to Shift in HIV-Positive

Prostate and lung cancer expected to emerge as the most common types by 2030.

Older Adults Agree Sex Is Important Part of Relationships

Older Adults Agree Sex Is Important Part of Relationships

More than half of older adults surveyed agree that sex is important to their overall quality of life.

5 Healthy Lifestyle Habits Could Add 10 Years to Life

5 Healthy Lifestyle Habits Could Add >10 Years to Life

Reduced risk for all-cause, cancer, cardiovascular mortality for adults with 5 vs 0 low-risk factors.

Pros and Cons for E-Cigarettes As Aid to Smoking Cessation

Pros and Cons for E-Cigarettes As Aid to Smoking Cessation

Researchers present evidence supporting their use, and discuss the limits and hazards of use

Higher Mortality Risk Seen for 'Night Owls'

Higher Mortality Risk Seen for 'Night Owls'

Higher prevalence of mortality, CV and metabolic dysfunction for definite evening type individuals

Review: Lowest Mortality Risk Seen With 100 g Alcohol/Week

Review: Lowest Mortality Risk Seen With ≤100 g Alcohol/Week

Alcohol consumption roughly linearly linked to higher risk of stroke, coronary disease, heart failure

Novel Interstitium Has Been Identified in Human Tissues

Novel Interstitium Has Been Identified in Human Tissues

Structure demonstrated to be part of the submucosa, supported by network of thick collagen bundles

CDC: Many Adults Not Receiving Sexual Risk Assessments

CDC: Many Adults Not Receiving Sexual Risk Assessments

47% of women, 23% of men with recent sexual activity received risk assessment in past year

E-Cigarette Vapors Contain Toxic Metals

E-Cigarette Vapors Contain Toxic Metals

Study finds metals, including lead, leak from e-cigarette heating coils into inhaled aerosols

Men's Health Update High Occupational Exercise Level Tied to Early Mortality in Men

High Occupational Exercise Level Tied to Early Mortality in Men

High-level occupational physical activity linked to 18% increased risk of early death in men only.

Men's Health Update Cancer Incidences and Burden Expected to Shift in HIV-Positive

Cancer Incidences and Burden Expected to Shift in HIV-Positive

Prostate and lung cancer expected to emerge as the most common types by 2030.

Men's Health Update Older Adults Agree Sex Is Important Part of Relationships

Older Adults Agree Sex Is Important Part of Relationships

More than half of older adults surveyed agree that sex is important to their overall quality of life.

Men's Health Update 5 Healthy Lifestyle Habits Could Add 10 Years to Life

5 Healthy Lifestyle Habits Could Add >10 Years to Life

Reduced risk for all-cause, cancer, cardiovascular mortality for adults with 5 vs 0 low-risk factors.

Men's Health Update Pros and Cons for E-Cigarettes As Aid to Smoking Cessation

Pros and Cons for E-Cigarettes As Aid to Smoking Cessation

Researchers present evidence supporting their use, and discuss the limits and hazards of use

Men's Health Update Higher Mortality Risk Seen for 'Night Owls'

Higher Mortality Risk Seen for 'Night Owls'

Higher prevalence of mortality, CV and metabolic dysfunction for definite evening type individuals

Men's Health Update Review: Lowest Mortality Risk Seen With 100 g Alcohol/Week

Review: Lowest Mortality Risk Seen With ≤100 g Alcohol/Week

Alcohol consumption roughly linearly linked to higher risk of stroke, coronary disease, heart failure

Men's Health Update Novel Interstitium Has Been Identified in Human Tissues

Novel Interstitium Has Been Identified in Human Tissues

Structure demonstrated to be part of the submucosa, supported by network of thick collagen bundles

Men's Health Update CDC: Many Adults Not Receiving Sexual Risk Assessments

CDC: Many Adults Not Receiving Sexual Risk Assessments

47% of women, 23% of men with recent sexual activity received risk assessment in past year

Men's Health Update E-Cigarette Vapors Contain Toxic Metals

E-Cigarette Vapors Contain Toxic Metals

Study finds metals, including lead, leak from e-cigarette heating coils into inhaled aerosols

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