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.

5α-Reductase Inhibitors Not Tied to High-Grade Prostate Cancer

5α-Reductase Inhibitors Not Tied to High-Grade Prostate Cancer

A previous study showed that using 5-ARIs to treat benign prostate hyperplasia decreased the risk of low-grade PCa.

Testosterone Therapy Guidelines Updated

Testosterone Therapy Guidelines Updated

Screening and treating all healthy men older than 65 years with testosterone is discouraged.

FDA Warns Against Unapproved Erectile Dysfunction Products

FDA Warns Against Unapproved Erectile Dysfunction Products

Unapproved erectile dysfunction drugs are touted as a "healthy man alternative to the little blue pill."

Dose-Escalated RT Does Not Improve Survival in Intermediate-Risk PCa

Dose-Escalated RT Does Not Improve Survival in Intermediate-Risk PCa

Researchers observed reductions in biochemical failure and distant metastasis rates in patients who had dose-escalated radiation therapy.

Single PSA Screening Has No Effect on Prostate Cancer Mortality

Single PSA Screening Has No Effect on Prostate Cancer Mortality

Findings from a large study of men in the United Kingdom do not support single PSA testing for population-based screening.

EBRT+BT+ADT May Be Optimal for High-Grade PCa

EBRT+BT+ADT May Be Optimal for High-Grade PCa

In a study, extremely dose-escalated radiotherapy combined with androgen deprivation therapy offered the best cancer-specific survival among men with Gleason 9-10 prostate cancer.

Testosterone Replacement Therapy Does Not Raise CV Risks

Testosterone Replacement Therapy Does Not Raise CV Risks

A large study of middle-aged men found that testosterone replacement therapy is associated with a small but significant decrease in cardiovascular risk and an increased risk of obstructive sleep apnea.

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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

Cancer History Linked to Fatigue

Cancer History Linked to Fatigue

Fatigability and poor endurance significantly higher in older adults with cancer history

Harms Outweigh Benefits for E-Cigarettes

Harms Outweigh Benefits for E-Cigarettes

Estimated 168,000 never-smoking young people could become daily smokers after starting e-cigs

Many Americans Untested for HIV

Many Americans Untested for HIV

Overall, 38.8% of women and 53.8% of men had never been tested in 2011 to 2015.

FDA Approves New Treatment for Drug-Resistant HIV

FDA Approves New Treatment for Drug-Resistant HIV

Trogarzo is given intravenously once every 14 days in combination with other antiretrovirals

Varicose Veins May Up Blood Clot Risk

Varicose Veins May Up Blood Clot Risk

Possible increased risk of pulmonary embolism, peripheral artery disease less clear

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

Men's Health Update Cancer History Linked to Fatigue

Cancer History Linked to Fatigue

Fatigability and poor endurance significantly higher in older adults with cancer history

Men's Health Update Harms Outweigh Benefits for E-Cigarettes

Harms Outweigh Benefits for E-Cigarettes

Estimated 168,000 never-smoking young people could become daily smokers after starting e-cigs

Men's Health Update Many Americans Untested for HIV

Many Americans Untested for HIV

Overall, 38.8% of women and 53.8% of men had never been tested in 2011 to 2015.

Men's Health Update FDA Approves New Treatment for Drug-Resistant HIV

FDA Approves New Treatment for Drug-Resistant HIV

Trogarzo is given intravenously once every 14 days in combination with other antiretrovirals

Men's Health Update Varicose Veins May Up Blood Clot Risk

Varicose Veins May Up Blood Clot Risk

Possible increased risk of pulmonary embolism, peripheral artery disease less clear

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