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2013-09-16 16:23:45

LINTHICUM, Md., Sept. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With September marking the kickoff of the pro-football season and National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, the Urology Care Foundation, the official foundation of the American Urological Association, and the National Football League (NFL) have teamed up for a fifth straight season to educate men about prostate health and encourage them to join the Know Your Stats(®) campaign. The Know Your Stats(®) campaign is a rallying force to...

2013-09-16 12:27:18

-- Free Or Low Cost Screenings Help To Diagnose Second Leading Cause of Death Among Men Which Can Be Easily Treated If Caught Early -- DENVER, Sept. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in men, but it is easily treated when caught early - the problem is that too often it is not. That is why the Prostate Conditions Education Council (PCEC), - a national organization committed to men's health and a leader in prostate cancer...

2013-05-27 23:04:06

Healthy Prostate created by Ronald Bazar is a newly updated book that covers an effective treatment for prostate problem. A full Healthy Prostate review on the site HealthReviewCenter.com indicates if the book is worth buying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) May 27, 2013 Healthy Prostate created by Ronald Bazar is a newly updated book that covers an effective treatment for prostate, healthy prostate exercises, and step-by-step instructions on how to follow these exercises. The book also includes...

2013-01-28 23:02:25

PAACT Announces Its Second 2013 Event Geared Toward Becoming More Informed About Prostate Cancer Grand Rapids, Michigan (PRWEB) January 28, 2013 Prostate cancer charity Patient Advocates for Advanced Cancer Treatments (PAACT) announced that it will be holding its second event of the year on Tuesday, February 5 at 7 p.m., at the Gilda's Club in Grand Rapids. Speaker Dr. Chris Whelan will discuss must-know information about prostate cancer during his presentation titled "Prostate Cancer...

2013-01-16 12:27:46

WASHINGTON, Jan. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Representing the interests of the 240,000 American men who are at risk each year for a diagnosis of prostate cancer, and the over 2 million men living today who have been diagnosed with this deadly form of cancer, the members of the Prostate Cancer Roundtable have updated their shared, national policy agenda which will act as the basis for discussions with policy makers starting in 2013. "This policy agenda is the result of a very...

2012-09-11 10:24:49

Patient Group Highlights the Importance of Biomarkers as Part of Annual Prostate Cancer Awareness Week (Sept. 16-22) DENVER, Sept. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the debate over the benefits of prostate cancer screening continues, new research reinforces that early testing and diagnosis are key to survival. A new study released in late August by the Journal of Urology shows there is value in prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing, as men diagnosed and treated for prostate cancer...

2012-07-30 02:25:58

U.S. CONGRESS SETS HISTORIC PRECEDENT IN RECOGNIZING HEALTH CARE CRISIS KILLING AFRICAN AMERICAN MEN DISPROPORTIONATELY BOSTON, July 30, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. Sen. John F. Kerry (D-MA) led unanimous passage of the Senate Resolution 493 to recognize prostate cancer as an epidemic striking African American men disproportionately, with 250% higher mortality and 60% higher incidence. This bipartisan legislation urges federal agencies to support research for the advancement of...

2012-06-27 06:26:17

WASHINGTON, June 27, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Men's Health Network and the Prostate Conditions Education Council announced the launch of a new partnership, Men's Health Alliance. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100604/DC16079LOGO) The goal of the Men's Health Alliance, a global collaboration, is to advance the awareness, advocacy and education of men's health. Helping men, boys and families to take actionable steps in improving and managing their health and well being....

2012-06-25 10:25:32

DENVER, June 25, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Prostate Conditions Education Council (PCEC), a national organization committed to men's health and a leader in prostate cancer screening, released the following statement in response to the Premarket Approval (PMA) from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for Beckman Coulter's Prostate Health Index (phi). The statement is attributed to PCEC President, Wendy Poage, MHA. "Today's announcement of Premarket...

2012-06-25 02:25:47

WASHINGTON, June 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Prostate Cancer Roundtable commends Congressmen Marsha Blackburn and John Barrow for their introduction of H.R. 5998, the USPSTF Transparency and Accountability Act of 2012. The bill is designed to reform a process whose flaws were highlighted by the recent prostate cancer screening recommendation process. The Task Force failed to consider input from patient representatives and medical specialists. The Task Force also failed to reach out to...