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Clinician referral to a 12-week program ups vigorous exercise levels and improves mental health.
Men who reported having severe lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) had a 64% increased risk of the malignancy compared with those who reported no LUTS.
Prolonged androgen deprivation treatment ups risk in older men with prostate cancer, especially those with comorbidities.
Current practice of only focusing on tumor samples might adversely affect care.
Obesity is associated with greater risk of PCa among African-American men compared to non-Hispanic white men.
Enzalutamide improves health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in chemotherapy-naive metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC).
In a study, vitamin E added to antibiotics was better than antibiotics alone at lessening urinary tract symptoms in girls with pyelonephritis.
Increased risks of mortality restricted to aspirin use after the diagnosis of prostate cancer.
Lower levels have no significant effect; findings consistent in racially diverse population.
Increased likelihood of prostate cancer seen with fourth repeat biopsy, men.
Outcomes were significantly better in men with large prostates, however.
The Prostate Health Index improves detection of clinically significant prostate cancer.
Lapascopic and percutaneous cryoablation for small renal masses are associated with similar survival, researchers say.
Median time to death was shortest in men with metastatic disease at diagnosis.
Men in highest quartile of high-pesticide residue fruit, vegetable intake have lower sperm count.
High LDL cholesterol and high blood glucose, however, did increase the risk of PSA relapse.
Research raises concern about the simultaneous use of chemotherapy and fish oil.
Physical side effects seen over first 12 months of androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) persisted or worsened over 3 years of follow-up.
Researchers conclude that intermediate-risk PCa be stratified into favorable or unfavorable risk subgroups.
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