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2011-04-19 14:45:00

NEW YORK, April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a research from Northwestern Medicine, a new PSA (prostate-specific antigen) screening test for prostate cancer can more accurately identify aggressive forms of the disease and substantially reduce false positives, as compared to the two methods currently available.

2011-03-10 12:49:00

NEW YORK, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Last Saturday, Kenyan Minister of Medical Services Peter Anyang Nyong'o stepped off a plane and onto Kenyan soil to a hero's welcome. His return marked the end of a nearly year long struggle with prostate cancer.

2010-12-20 15:07:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The SMART Surgery Technique is the brainchild of Dr. David B. Samadi, a robotic prostatectomy expert, as well as the Vice Chairman, Department of Urology, and Chief of Robotics and Minimally Invasive Surgery at The Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City.

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.

2010-10-26 14:37:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- British scientists have identified a protein in urine that can help indicate which patients are at an increased risk of developing prostate cancer.

2010-08-31 17:25:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- "Prostate cancer is a disease that is always evolving and science is working hard to keep up with it," said Dr.

2010-08-17 15:58:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new study by The Cancer Institute of New Jersey (CINJ), new evidence proves the safety of a robotic prostatectomy with the lowest complication rates in prostate cancer treatment. This comes as no surprise to Dr.


Word of the Day
meacock
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).