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Prostate Cancer Eating More Tomatoes Lowers Prostate Cancer (PCa) Risk

Eating More Tomatoes Lowers Prostate Cancer (PCa) Risk

Consuming ten portions of tomatoes a week can lower the risk of prostate cancer.

Reproductive Medicine Vegetarian Diet Lowers Sperm Quality

Vegetarian Diet Lowers Sperm Quality

Men who abstain from eating meat have significantly reduced sperm levels and quality.

Prostate Cancer Aspirin May Lower Non-Metastatic Prostate Cancer Mortality

Aspirin May Lower Non-Metastatic Prostate Cancer Mortality

Significant association observed for high-risk prostate cancers with no difference according to daily dose.

Prostate Cancer Vitamin D May Suppress Prostate Tissue Inflammation

Vitamin D May Suppress Prostate Tissue Inflammation

Vitamin D may be able to suppress inflammation in prostate tissue by boosting expression of the GDF-15 gene.

Prostate Cancer Prostate Cancer Risk Not Linked to Fertility

Prostate Cancer Risk Not Linked to Fertility

Fathering of dizygotic twins, a marker of high fertility, was not associated with increased risk of prostate cancer.

Reproductive Medicine Fertility Treatment Less Effective in Black Women

Fertility Treatment Less Effective in Black Women

Success rates for in vitro fertilization seen in black women are half those of white women.

Bladder Cancer Bladder Cancer Biopsies Often Suboptimal

Bladder Cancer Biopsies Often Suboptimal

Absence of muscle tissue in bladder cancer biopsy samples is common and associated with increased risk of death.

Prostate Cancer ConfirmMDx Genetic Test Identifies Prostate Cancer Aggressiveness

ConfirmMDx Genetic Test Identifies Prostate Cancer Aggressiveness

New data confirms that ConfirmMDx, an epigenetic assay, is able to accurately identify prostate cancer aggressiveness

Prostate Cancer Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT) May Promote Prostate Tumor Growth

Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT) May Promote Prostate Tumor Growth

Testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) may promote prostate cancer tumor growth.

Reproductive Medicine Caffeine Hinders While Alcohol Aids Infertility Therapy in Men

Caffeine Hinders While Alcohol Aids Infertility Therapy in Men

Researchers suggest male beverage consumption of caffeine and alcohol affects in vitro fertilization results.

Urology Circumcision Risks, Costs Higher Past Newborn Stage

Circumcision Risks, Costs Higher Past Newborn Stage

Delaying circumcision procedure also linked with higher costs.

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) Sitting to Urinate Eases Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS)

Sitting to Urinate Eases Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS)

Sitting to urinate is associated with an improved urodynamic profile in lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS).

Erectile Dysfunction (ED) Sildenafil (Viagra) Shows Cardioprotective Effect in Men

Sildenafil (Viagra) Shows Cardioprotective Effect in Men

Sildenafil (Viagra) has demonstrated improvement in heart function without any adverse effect on blood pressure.

Hypogonadism Low Testosterone Raises Atherosclerosis Risk in Diabetics

Low Testosterone Raises Atherosclerosis Risk in Diabetics

Low testosterone may increase cardiovascular (CV) risk in middle-aged men with type 2 diabetes.

Kidney Stones Higher Kidney Stone Incidence Potentially Linked to Climate Change

Higher Kidney Stone Incidence Potentially Linked to Climate Change

Climate change could be associated with an increase in the incidence of kidney stones.

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) Many Urologists Not Strictly Adhering to BPH/LUTS Guidelines

Many Urologists Not Strictly Adhering to BPH/LUTS Guidelines

Many urologists not uniformly adhering to AUA guidelines for the management of benign prostatic hyperplasia/lower urinary tract symptoms.

Kidney Stones Kidney Stone Treatment Success Predictors Identified

Kidney Stone Treatment Success Predictors Identified

Hounsfield units and stone size predict a patient's odds that shock wave lithotripsy will completely clear kidney or ureteral stones.

Urinary Incontinence Female Urinary Prosthetic Device Approved

Female Urinary Prosthetic Device Approved

Prosthetic device approved for impaired detrusor contractility in women.

Bladder Cancer Johns Hopkins Launches First Bladder Cancer Institute

Johns Hopkins Launches First Bladder Cancer Institute

Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore on October 15 will launch the world's first institute devoted to bladder cancer.

Prostate Cancer High Cholesterol Linked with Prostate Cancer Recurrence

High Cholesterol Linked with Prostate Cancer Recurrence

Findings suggest that normalization of blood fats may reduce risk of prostate cancer.