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2011-04-14 15:00:00

NEW YORK, April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr.

2011-03-08 15:45:00

NEW YORK, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Jan des Bouvrie, the renowned Dutch interior designer and host of the famous makeover design show "TV Woonmagazine" is back in Netherlands at his design studio, Het Arsenaal, having had a successful salvage robotic prostate removal procedure done after previous radiation therapies failed to eliminate his prostate cancer.

2011-03-08 14:54:00

NEW YORK, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In a study conducted by the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland and published in Cancer Epidemiology and Biomarkers, statistics suggest a strong link between a male individual's Body Mass Index (BMI) and the likelihood that they will develop aggressive, high-grade prostate cancer.

2010-12-14 11:54:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study in the journal Cancer shows that staging prostate cancer that has not metastasized beyond the prostate gland does predict the outcome, prognosis or risk of cancer recurrence after a radical prostatectomy.

2010-12-08 15:15:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Androgen deprivation therapy has often been prescribed as a prostate cancer treatment for low-risk prostate cancer patients. This therapy for treating prostate cancer had previously been blamed for increased risk of cardiovascular disease and heart conditions.

2010-11-17 14:30:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- A new technique has been discovered that could potentially impact research of prostate cancer and how the tumor functions. The technique surgically removes a normal and cancerous prostate gland and keeps it alive and functioning in a lab for up to a week.

2010-11-10 17:40:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Aspirin comes to the rescue again, as a potential prostate cancer treatment option.

2010-11-02 16:57:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the U.S. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), compared to men in 1999, American men in 2006 that were fighting prostate cancer were 45% less likely to die from the disease.

Word of the Day
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.