Survival Benefit Linked With Adjuvant RT+ADT in Lymph Node + PCa

Survival Benefit Linked With Adjuvant RT+ADT in Lymph Node + PCa

Radiation treatment plus androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) after radical prostatectomy was associated with an overall survival benefit.

Prostate Cancer Incidence Lower in HIV-Infected Men

Prostate Cancer Incidence Lower in HIV-Infected Men

HIV-infected men and women had lower incidences of colorectal and lung cancer compared with the general population.

Study: 5-ARIs Do Not Increase PCa Death Risk

Study: 5-ARIs Do Not Increase PCa Death Risk

New findings confirm previous reports.

Adjuvant RT+ADT Linked With Survival Advantage in Lymph Node Positive PCa

Adjuvant RT+ADT Linked With Survival Advantage in Lymph Node Positive PCa

Radiation treatment plus androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) after radical prostatectomy was associated with an overall survival benefit.

Fewer Prostate Biopsies After USPSTF Limited PSA Screening

Fewer Prostate Biopsies After USPSTF Limited PSA Screening

Following the 2012 USPSTF recommendation against PSA screening in populations, rates of radical prostatectomy and biopsy have become significantly less common.

PSA Error in the SEER Database Lower Than Suspected

PSA Error in the SEER Database Lower Than Suspected

The error rate due to the implied decimal point used for prostate-specific antigen (PSA) results is substantially lower than previously noted.

Hypogonadism Ups Progression Risk in Men With Low-Risk PCa

Hypogonadism Ups Progression Risk in Men With Low-Risk PCa

New findings have potential implications regarding patient selection for active surveillance.

FDA Adds New Testosterone Warnings

FDA Adds New Testosterone Warnings

Labeling changes will alert prescribers to the abuse potential of testosterone and the serious adverse effects.

Exercise Training Improves Quality of Life for PCa Patients

Exercise Training Improves Quality of Life for PCa Patients

Patient motivation is pivotal to the success of exercise interventions, researchers noted.

Prostate Cancer Active Surveillance Rates Highest in Sweden

Prostate Cancer Active Surveillance Rates Highest in Sweden

In 2014, 91% of Swedish men with very low risk prostate cancer opted for active surveillance.

FDA Approves Enzalutamide Labeling Update

FDA Approves Enzalutamide Labeling Update

Labeling information will include data showing the drug reduces the risk of radiographic progression versus bicalutamide.

New Prostate Cancer Screening Algorithm Proposed

New Prostate Cancer Screening Algorithm Proposed

A PSA level of 1.5 ng/mL or higher should prompt primary care physicians to refer patients to a urologist for further evaluation.

TRT May Improve Cognition in Younger Hypogonadal Men

TRT May Improve Cognition in Younger Hypogonadal Men

Young men reported improvement in executive function after 2 years of TRT.

Dementia Linked to Prostate Cancer ADT

Dementia Linked to Prostate Cancer ADT

The risk of dementia was 2-fold higher among ADT users.

Ipilimumab Does Not Increase Overall Survival in mCRPC

Ipilimumab Does Not Increase Overall Survival in mCRPC

A phase 3 study of ipilimumab among patients with metastatic, castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC) did not meet its primary endpoint.

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Herbal, Dietary Supplements a Top Cause of Liver Toxicity

Herbal, Dietary Supplements a Top Cause of Liver Toxicity

The ultimate goal should be to more closely regulate potentially injurious ingredients in herbal and dietary supplements.

1 in 2 Americans Have a Chronic Health Condition

1 in 2 Americans Have a Chronic Health Condition

Conditions such as chronic illness, mental illness, or substance abuse commonly overlap with each other and with poverty, which contributes to poor health.

Vaccine Might Prevent Spread of Herpes Simplex Virus 2

Vaccine Might Prevent Spread of Herpes Simplex Virus 2

Three-dose regimen seems as effective as daily pills, but more research needed.

Smoking Still a Top Cause of Cancer Deaths in US

Smoking Still a Top Cause of Cancer Deaths in US

Reducing the future burden of smoking-related cancers includes implementing innovative new strategies, and strengthening tobacco control policies and programs.

Many More Americans Using Marijuana

Many More Americans Using Marijuana

Daily use nearly doubled between 2002 and 2014; fewer people perceive drug as harmful.

Ebola Virus Can Stay in Semen for a Year or More

Ebola Virus Can Stay in Semen for a Year or More

And virus is more likely to be found in male survivors older than 40, researchers report

CDC Reports Zika Transmission by Symptomless Sex Partner

CDC Reports Zika Transmission by Symptomless Sex Partner

Second report highlights ties between Zika and Guillain-Barr syndrome.

Safety Warnings Only Partly Followed for Clopidogrel With PPIs

Safety Warnings Only Partly Followed for Clopidogrel With PPIs

Physicians only partially followed advice to avoid concomitant use of clopidogrel and certain PPIs.

Fitness Surprisingly Influential in Longevity

Fitness Surprisingly Influential in Longevity

Low aerobic capacity has greater effect than even high cholesterol, high blood pressure.

Shockwave Therapy May Ease Peyronie's Disease

Shockwave Therapy May Ease Peyronie's Disease

ESWT is associated with significantly increased odds of reduced plaques and pain relief.

Men's Health Update Herbal, Dietary Supplements a Top Cause of Liver Toxicity

Herbal, Dietary Supplements a Top Cause of Liver Toxicity

The ultimate goal should be to more closely regulate potentially injurious ingredients in herbal and dietary supplements.

Men's Health Update 1 in 2 Americans Have a Chronic Health Condition

1 in 2 Americans Have a Chronic Health Condition

Conditions such as chronic illness, mental illness, or substance abuse commonly overlap with each other and with poverty, which contributes to poor health.

Men's Health Update Vaccine Might Prevent Spread of Herpes Simplex Virus 2

Vaccine Might Prevent Spread of Herpes Simplex Virus 2

Three-dose regimen seems as effective as daily pills, but more research needed.

Men's Health Update Smoking Still a Top Cause of Cancer Deaths in US

Smoking Still a Top Cause of Cancer Deaths in US

Reducing the future burden of smoking-related cancers includes implementing innovative new strategies, and strengthening tobacco control policies and programs.

Men's Health Update Many More Americans Using Marijuana

Many More Americans Using Marijuana

Daily use nearly doubled between 2002 and 2014; fewer people perceive drug as harmful.

Men's Health Update Ebola Virus Can Stay in Semen for a Year or More

Ebola Virus Can Stay in Semen for a Year or More

And virus is more likely to be found in male survivors older than 40, researchers report

Men's Health Update CDC Reports Zika Transmission by Symptomless Sex Partner

CDC Reports Zika Transmission by Symptomless Sex Partner

Second report highlights ties between Zika and Guillain-Barr syndrome.

Men's Health Update Safety Warnings Only Partly Followed for Clopidogrel With PPIs

Safety Warnings Only Partly Followed for Clopidogrel With PPIs

Physicians only partially followed advice to avoid concomitant use of clopidogrel and certain PPIs.

Men's Health Update Fitness Surprisingly Influential in Longevity

Fitness Surprisingly Influential in Longevity

Low aerobic capacity has greater effect than even high cholesterol, high blood pressure.

Men's Health Update Shockwave Therapy May Ease Peyronie's Disease

Shockwave Therapy May Ease Peyronie's Disease

ESWT is associated with significantly increased odds of reduced plaques and pain relief.

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