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Certain Form Of Baldness At Age 45 Linked To Higher Risk Of

Certain Form Of Baldness At Age 45 Linked To Higher Risk Of Aggressive Prostate Cancer

Kate Blackburn, American Society of Clinical Oncology A new, large cohort analysis from the prospective Prostate, Lung, Colorectal and Ovarian (PLCO) Cancer Screening Trial, indicates that men who had moderate baldness affecting both the front...

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2014-09-17 08:30:32

Proprietary genomic-based VPAC1 cancer biomarker to be co-developed worldwide? PARK CITY, Utah, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NuView Life Sciences, Inc. (NuView) announced entry into an exclusive global licensing and collaboration agreement with Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (Otsuka) to further develop and commercialize NuView's investigative genomic-based diagnostic biomarker to detect cancers of the breast and prostate. The agreement also includes all other future...

2014-09-17 08:29:22

New technology can eliminate or shorten hospital stays and reduce complications for thousands of kidney cancer patients LOS ANGELES, Sept. 17, 214 /PRNewswire/ -- Keck Medical Center of the University of Southern California (USC) is the first medical center in the world to use new robotic technology in an outpatient procedure for a kidney cancer patient. Urologic surgeons at the USC Institute of Urology, part of Keck Medicine of USC, used a Food and Drug Administration...

2014-09-10 08:29:51

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Uroplasty, Inc. (NASDAQ: UPI) a medical device company that develops, manufactures and markets innovative proprietary products for the treatment of voiding dysfunctions, today announced that it will participate in the 5(th) Annual Craig-Hallum Alpha Select Conference on Thursday, September 18. Brett Reynolds, SVP and CFO, and Darin Hammers, SVP of Global Sales and Marketing, will present at 12:00pm ET and meet with investors one on one at...

2014-09-08 12:28:32

OWINGS MILLS, Md., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Chesapeake Urology, the largest urology practice in the mid-Atlantic and one of the leading urology groups in the nation, is sponsoring its 8(th) Annual ZERO Prostate Cancer Challenge/Baltimore (ZPCC) on Sunday, September 14, 2014 during Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. The event will be held at Towson University's Johnny Unitas Stadium in Towson, MD. Dr. Sanford J. Siegel, President and CEO of Chesapeake Urology,...

2014-09-03 08:27:14

Innovative Urolift procedure for treatment of BPH in men has minimal side effects NEW YORK, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Symptoms of enlarged prostate affect millions of men, who suffer needlessly from frequent urination and difficulty emptying their bladder. Urinary tract obstruction from BPH can cause dangerous bladder problems in men including urinary retention, UTI and kidney failure. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140408/NY00250LOGO According to Dr. Alex...

2014-09-02 23:06:24

According to the European urological device market report by iData Research, over 1.6 million urological procedures will be performed by 2020 in Europe; this includes stone management, interventional BPH and nephrostomy procedures. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 According to a new report by iData Research (http://www.idataresearch.com), the leading global authority in medical device market research, the European urological device market is expected to grow to over €2 billion...

2014-08-24 23:00:41

The global medical robot market is categorized into five broad segments—surgical robots, rehabilitation robots, non-invasive radiosurgery robots, hospital and pharmacy robots, and others - http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/medical-robotic-systems-market-2916860.html. (PRWEB) August 24, 2014 The “Medical Robots Market by Type (Surgical Robot, Rehabilitation Robotics, Telemedicine, Assistive Robots, Orthotics, Prosthetics, Radio Surgery, Exoskeleton) & Application...

2014-08-19 08:30:23

IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly half (46 percent) of women age 45 or older who experience symptoms of overactive bladder (OAB) say their current treatment does not address their OAB symptoms, according to a recent survey (n=1,017) conducted by The Harris Poll on behalf of Allergan, Inc.(1) An estimated 39 million Americans are currently living with OAB,(2) a common, sometimes disabling condition(3) often associated with a considerable impact on patients with symptoms...

2014-08-14 08:26:05

AMSTERDAM, August 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Elsevier [http://www.elsevier.com ], a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the highlights of its journal Impact Factor performance in 2013. According to the 2013 Journal Citation Reports(R) (JCR) published by Thomson Reuters, Elsevier saw 61% of its journal Impact Factors increase from 2012 to 2013, well ahead of the aggregate across all other journals at 55%....

2014-08-12 20:22:06

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Online registration is open for a free community seminar on "Sexuality and Intimacy after Prostate Cancer." Hosted by the newly-created Skyline Urology Foundation, the seminar is offered to men with prostate cancer and/or their spouses or partners who may attend either as couples or as individuals. The seminar will take place on two dates in two Southern California locations: Saturday, Sept. 20, in the Manhattan Beach area and Saturday,...


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omadhaun
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.