Prostate Cancer News

Date Posted
Article Title
3/19/2003
Age Not a Factor in Prostate Cancer Survival

Study finds younger patients don't have poorer outlook

3/18/2003
Men Choose Prostate Over Colon for Cancer Screening

Many avoid colon screenings, although they save more lives

3/3/2003
Green Tea Not a Strong Brew for Prostate Cancer

Study finds drink doesn't work against advanced disease

2/19/2003
Tall Men at Higher Risk of Prostate Cancer

Harvard study finds men over 5 feet 10 inches tall face greater chance of disease

2/5/2003
Soy-Tea Combo May Thwart Prostate Cancer

Taken together, they inhibited tumor growth in mice

1/8/2003
New Weapon Against Prostate Cancer

Combination treatment benefits men with disease

12/20/2002
Herbal Treatment Shows Promise Against Prostate Cancer

It suppressed cell growth in lab experiments

12/10/2002
Genes That Program Tumor Spreads Identified

Scientists say a genetic "signature" appears in the early stages

12/3/2002
Prostate Cancer Screening: What's A Guy To Do?

Report says there's little evidence to recommend routine screening

11/15/2002
Prostate Screening

Some facts about testing

11/12/2002
Flaxseed Helps Mice With Prostate Cancer

It blocks growth, development of tumors, study finds

11/7/2002
Prostate Cancer Drugs May Spur Tumors

The drugs eventually lose their effectiveness

10/29/2002
Online Insight for Men Who've Had Prostatectomy

Web calculator helps predict their future

10/9/2002
Gene Predicts Prostate Cancer's Virulence

Could fine-tune diagnosis and prevent unnecessary treatments

10/3/2002
Men Want Prostate Screening...

... Even though there's no proof it saves lives

10/3/2002
PSA Predicts Future for Prostate Cancer Patients

Study finds low levels five years after radiation increase survival odds

9/28/2002
Prostate Cancer Trial Recruiting Patients

New drug for advanced cases to be tested

9/17/2002
Gene Mutation May be Linked to Prostate Cancer

Finding opens doors to potential treatments

9/11/2002
Surgery, Waiting a Toss-Up for Prostate Cancer Patients

Study finds advantages and disadvantages to both approaches

9/10/2002
New Test Highlights Prostate Cancer Awareness Week

Experts say the cPSA test is more specific

9/10/2002
Tea for Two

Both sexes can benefit from tea, studies show

9/5/2002
Many Cancer Patients Turn to Alternative Medicine

Use therapies to improve general health and sense of well-being

9/4/2002
Prostate Cancer Supplement Contaminated

A widely used herbal mixture contained powerful synthetic drugs

8/6/2002
Shedding More Light on Prostate Cancer

Scientists develop system that targets malignant cells

7/11/2002
Hormone Therapy Protects Prostate Cancer Patients

Testosterone-suppressing drug plus radiation can boost survival rates

7/7/2002
Living With Prostate Cancer

Early detection is the key to thwarting this potentially deadly disease

7/2/2002
It's Prostate Cancer -- Or Is It?

Study says common screening method leading to over-diagnosis

6/18/2002
Vasectomy's Link to Prostate Cancer Debunked

Study finds no risk even years after procedure

6/17/2002
Prostate Cancer Isn't Just a Guy Thing

Women can help their partners better manage the disease

6/14/2002
An Update on Brachytherapy

New Web site marks radioactive seed implant progress

6/11/2002
New Test Identifies Most Dangerous Prostate Cancers

Could help determine whether men need gland surgically removed

6/4/2002
Prostate Cancer Doesn't Discriminate

Seed implant treatment crosses racial lines to bring same results

5/17/2002
Putting Cancer in Deep Freeze

Cryosurgery gets boost from chemotherapy in treating prostate, liver cancer

4/10/2002
Experience Counts on the Operating Table

Studies find better outcomes at large-volume hospitals

4/9/2002
Green Tea Not Panacea for Prostate Cancer

Study finds no effect for men at advanced stage

4/2/2002
New Screens May Find Early Prostate, Ovarian Cancer

Studies give early tumor detection a boost

3/26/2002
Love Can Conquer Impotence: One Couple's Story

Prostate surgery led to a path of new discoveries for intimacy

3/19/2002
Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer May Not Be Worth It

Study says side effects include impotence, and benefits are debated

2/15/2002
New Tracer Fine-Tunes Prostate Cancer Screening

Radioactive carbon enhances PET scan

2/1/2002
Leading Prostate Cancer Test 'Clinically Useless'

PSA test doesn't detect tumor's severity, Stanford University study says

1/21/2002
New Prostate Cancer Gene Mutation Found

Identification of second mutation could someday lead to better screening and prevention

12/24/2001
Myrrh-y Christmas and Good Health to All

New research shows Biblical gift may become 21st century cancer treatment

12/19/2001
A Slice of Pizza Cuts Prostate Cancer Risk

Antioxidant in tomatoes reduces DNA damage, says study

12/13/2001
Saw Palmetto Soothes Urinary Problems

But it won't help a man's sex life, says study

11/28/2001
Possible Chemo Under-Dosing Probed in Fla.

FDA warns prostate cancer patients as criminal investigation of doctor begins

11/20/2001
Warding Off Cancer

Certain foods can improve your odds

11/7/2001
That's E for Healthy

Male smokers, take note

10/17/2001
Herb for Prostate Cancer Can Cause Bleeding

Patient took twice the recommended dose of PC-Spes

9/26/2001
Hormone-Lowering Drugs Linked to Thinning Bones

Problems found for prostate patients, women with asthma

9/26/2001
Move Over, Tomatoes

Autumn olive berries pack more of antioxidant called lycopene