Hypogonadism in Male HD Patients Linked to Poor ESA Response

Hypogonadism in Male HD Patients Linked to Poor ESA Response

Other risk factors include reduced muscle mass and lower levels of physical activity.

10-Year Mortality for Localized PCa Does Not Differ by Treatment Choice

10-Year Mortality for Localized PCa Does Not Differ by Treatment Choice

Ten-year mortality rates of prostate cancer are low, regardless of whether patients are treated with radiotherapy, surgery, or undergo only active surveillance.

Urinary, Sexual Function Recovery Differs by Localized PCa Treatment

Urinary, Sexual Function Recovery Differs by Localized PCa Treatment

Urinary, bowel, sexual function, and quality of life among men with prostate cancer may vary depending on treatment type.

Sexual Problems Linked to 5ARI Use for BPH

Sexual Problems Linked to 5ARI Use for BPH

Use of 5ARIs for BPH was associated with a statistically significant increased, pooled relative risk for sexual dysfunction.

Bacteremia Often Caused by TURP

Bacteremia Often Caused by TURP

Researchers' results showed that the presence of a urinary catheter and recent antibiotic use were associated with increased odds of intra-operative bacteremia.

Adding Zoledronic Acid to ADT Does Not Delay PCa Treatment Failure

Adding Zoledronic Acid to ADT Does Not Delay PCa Treatment Failure

Study tested the combination in men with treatment-naïve prostate cancer and bone metastasis.

Metastatic PCa Is On the Rise

Metastatic PCa Is On the Rise

Between 2007 to 2013, the incidence of metastatic PCa increased by 7.1% annually.

PCa Treatment Can Relieve Pre-Existing LUTS

PCa Treatment Can Relieve Pre-Existing LUTS

Patients' pre-existing urinary problems influenced their perceptions of symptom relief after prostate cancer treatment.

Long-term ADT Use Not Linked With Cognitive Decline

Long-term ADT Use Not Linked With Cognitive Decline

Ongoing use of androgen-deprivation therapy (ADT) for up to 36 months is not associated with cognitive decline among men with prostate cancer.

Genetic Variant in Prostate Cancer Patients May Predict ADT Failure

Genetic Variant in Prostate Cancer Patients May Predict ADT Failure

Men with 1 or 2 copies of the HSD3B1 (1245C) allele are more likely to experience disease progression.

Treatment-Related Hospitalizations Similar for PCa Surgery, Radiation

Treatment-Related Hospitalizations Similar for PCa Surgery, Radiation

The odds were 16% lower for men who underwent external beam radiotherapy/intensity modulated radiation therapy, however.

Prostate Cancer Death Rate Higher Among Blacks in Most Big Cities

Prostate Cancer Death Rate Higher Among Blacks in Most Big Cities

Greatest racial disparity found in Los Angeles, the least in Minneapolis.

High-Risk PCa Found in Black Men Initially on Active Surveillance

High-Risk PCa Found in Black Men Initially on Active Surveillance

Even black men with relatively few comorbidities had increased risks of upgrading or upstaging compared with non-black patients.

Radium-223 With Concomitant Therapy May Prolong Life With mCRPC

Radium-223 With Concomitant Therapy May Prolong Life With mCRPC

Survival was longer in patients who received radium-223 plus abiraterone, enzalutamide, or both.

High-Grade Prostate Cancer Linked to Diabetes Drugs

High-Grade Prostate Cancer Linked to Diabetes Drugs

Men who used the medications prior to radical prostatectomy had 83% greater odds of Gleason 7-10 tumors compared with non-users.

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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.

Many Patients Misusing Antibiotics

Many Patients Misusing Antibiotics

Over 25% of patients surveyed admitted that they would use antibiotics without consulting a doctor first.

One Hour of Daily Exercise May Undo Sitting Harms Linked to Mortality

One Hour of Daily Exercise May Undo Sitting Harms Linked to Mortality

However, mortality risk significantly up in those watching 5 hours of television a day or more.

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.

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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.

Men's Health Update Many Patients Misusing Antibiotics

Many Patients Misusing Antibiotics

Over 25% of patients surveyed admitted that they would use antibiotics without consulting a doctor first.

Men's Health Update One Hour of Daily Exercise May Undo Sitting Harms Linked to Mortality

One Hour of Daily Exercise May Undo Sitting Harms Linked to Mortality

However, mortality risk significantly up in those watching 5 hours of television a day or more.

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.

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