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prostate cancer

Men can lower risk of prostate cancer by eating mushrooms

Consumption of mushrooms reduces prostate cancer risk: Study.

15 Sep 2019 10:57 AM

Eating mushrooms can reduce risk of prostate cancer.

Lower risk of prostate cancer with mushrooms; study.

09 Sep 2019 9:25 AM

Abdominal and thigh fats can be the cause of prostate cancer

Body fat distribution associated with increased risk of aggressive prostate cancer: Study.

10 Jun 2019 7:03 PM

Brachytherapy: Low-risk prostate cancer now finds cure

Prostate cancer could be treated with single dose of targeted radiotherapy.

30 Apr 2019 9:52 AM

Online tool can help men make prostate cancer treatment choices

A web-based tool can let a man with prostate cancer see how thousands of other men in his situation have chosen to be treated

21 Nov 2018 9:40 AM


Use of antidepressants higher among men who get surgery and radiation for prostate cancer

Prostate cancer patients often fit the demographic profile (white, older age, and male) of someone at risk for depression.

02 Nov 2018 10:35 AM

Blasting prostate tumours with radiotherapy can increase chances of survival

Patients whose prostate cancer has spread are typically given hormone therapy to reduce or stop the production of testosterone.

23 Oct 2018 11:10 AM

Routine testing for prostate cancer harmful, suggest experts

Find out why the prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test remains controversial.

06 Sep 2018 12:58 PM

Hormone therapy a tricky choice to treat prostate cancer

New study explores how prostate cancer can sometimes withstand a standard hormone therapy.

05 Sep 2018 2:18 PM

History of heavy drinking linked to more aggressive prostate cancer

There was no link, however, between current alcohol consumption and tumour grade.

26 Aug 2018 2:36 PM


Having sex two to four times a week slashes risk of prostate cancer

The study also found that men who first had sex at a younger age are more likely to suffer from prostate cancer.

18 Aug 2018 2:35 PM

Blood tests can predict treatment for advanced prostate cancer

The study used a liquid biopsy test developed by molecular diagnostics company.

25 Jul 2018 11:19 AM

Cause of prostate cancer progression uncovered

More than 1.1 million new cases diagnosed and 300,000 deaths annually worldwide.

23 Jul 2018 12:40 PM

Having an early dinner may lower risk of breast, prostate cancer

Study concluded that adherence to diurnal eating patterns is associated with a lower risk of cancer.

19 Jul 2018 8:16 AM

Body odour may help sniff out cancer: Study

Olfactory receptors may affect the development of disease.

12 Jul 2018 7:21 PM


Obesity may affect prostate cancer test results

Prostate specific antigen is increased by the male sex steroid hormone, testosterone.

06 Jul 2018 4:19 PM

Diabetes may be an early indicator of pancreatic cancer

Pancreatic cancer is one of the most fatal cancers, with a five-year survival rate of only eight per cent.

19 Jun 2018 10:01 AM

New subtype of prostate cancer discovered

It could also explain why some prostate cancer patients have had exceptional responses to immunotherapy.

17 Jun 2018 6:29 PM

Prostate cancer survival odds worse for smokers

Prostate cancer diagnosis, even when it is not associated with tobacco smoking, is a teachable moment for patients to quit smoking.

07 Jun 2018 10:21 AM

Smokers have lesser odds of surviving prostate cancer

Former smoking was associated with higher risk of relapse, but not with spread or cancer-specific death.

06 Jun 2018 8:22 PM