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2014-03-20 23:02:27

Prostate Care That Doesn’t Go “There” - Tomii new innovation Prostate Wellness Massage Anaheim, CA (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 Tomii Massage & Wellness Centers in Los Angeles and Orange County offer a new kind of supplementary wellness therapy that combines Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) with Aromatherapy to greatly improve patient's health. It’s called “complimentary medicine,” “Naturopathic,” because it’s not intended to replace a patient's regular doctor,...

2014-03-13 08:30:01

Georgetown is First and Only U.S. Center to Study Non-Surgical, Minimally Invasive Approach to Treat Enlarged Prostate WASHINGTON, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Physicians at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital and Georgetown University Medical Center have just begun to study the safety and effectiveness of prostate artery embolization (PAE) in men with enlarged prostate glands and urinary obstruction. The condition is called benign prostatic hyperplasia or BPH and,...

2014-03-13 08:29:05

UroLift Implant Treatment Included in CMS April 2014 OPPS Update PLEASANTON, Calif., March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NeoTract, Inc., today announced that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have issued two new codes that describe the UroLift® implant procedure for the treatment of enlarged prostate in the April 2014 Update of the Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS). Effective April 1, 2014, hospitals will be able to request Medicare reimbursement...

2014-03-10 04:21:18

Over 200 scientific studies have concluded that curcumin has the propensity to avert prostate cancer. MENTOR, Ohio, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- As a leading developer in liposomal science, MaxHealthLabs is dedicated to producing quality health products. Their new Intra-Cellular Liposomal Curcumin is able to remedy many health disorders, naturally. Curcumin is an active product that is generated from the spice, turmeric. It has been consumed for centuries in other parts of...

BPA Raises Prostate Cancer Risk
2014-03-05 08:30:00

Rebekah Eliason for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study from the Cincinnati Cancer Center discovered that if the chemical bisphenol A (BPA) is found in men’s urine it may be a marker for prostate cancer. According to the researchers, even low levels of exposure to BPA can cause changes within non-malignant and malignant prostate cells. These findings provide the first evidence that urinary levels of BPA could predict prostate cancer. Also, the researchers discovered...

2014-03-04 12:25:43

Urology Device Market Set to Reach Over $2.6 Billion by 2022, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the United States market for urological devices will expand to over $2.6 billion by 2022. While some formerly high-growth segments, including vaginal slings, benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) treatment devices and prostate cancer treatment devices, declined in 2013, various factors will...

2014-03-04 08:31:51

SAN DIEGO, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GenomeDx Biosciences announced that it will present today at the 34(th) Annual Cowen and Company Healthcare Conference at 4:30 p.m. ET in Boston, Massachusetts. Doug Dolginow, M.D., CEO of GenomeDx, will provide a progress update on the commercialization of its Decipher® test and an overview of the Company's product pipeline in urology. About Decipher® The Decipher Prostate Cancer Classifier is a genomic test that directly measures the...

2014-02-27 16:27:35

WASHINGTON, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ZERO - The End of Prostate Cancer is hosting more than 30 run/walk events across the nation to raise funds and awareness to end prostate cancer, a disease that affects one in seven American men. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130129/DC50244LOGO "Thousands are making a choice for a healthy lifestyle by walking or running to help end prostate cancer," ZERO CEO Jamie Bearse said. "With the help of our 100-plus local partner...

2014-02-27 08:29:54

Novel Prognostic Test Is Designed to Guide Optimal Decision-Making at Diagnosis CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Metamark Genetics, Inc. today announced that its Cambridge, Mass. laboratory has been licensed for the highest level of clinical testing in the use of ProMark(TM), the company's prognostic assay to guide the medical management of patients with prostate cancer. The licensure by the State of Massachusetts for "high-complexity testing" establishes the...

2014-02-26 12:25:59

New prostate cancer screening option combines existing tests to substantially increase accuracy CHICAGO, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Northwestern Medicine(®) is the first health care provider in the country to offer a new non-invasive blood test for prostate cancer that is nearly three times more accurate than the current standard prostate-specific antigen (PSA) blood test. Known as the Prostate Health Index (phi), the new test's accuracy will effectively remove the...


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2013-03-04 15:21:55

The male prostate gland acts as an exocrine gland in the male reproductive system. It is a firm, partly muscular, chestnut sized gland near the neck of the urethra in males. Formation and Orientation The prostate is usually formed within the ninth week of the embryonic stage in reproductive development. The prostate can be separated into either “lobes” or “zones”. When looking at a prostate divided into zones, there are four distinct regions. The first zone is the Peripheral...

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