Updates and news related to prostate cancer:
Digital Rectal Exams Could Miss Early Prostate Cancers
Investigators found the PSA test detected four times as many cases of early prostate cancer as a digital rectal exam alone.
Plant-Based Diets Linked to Lower Risk of Prostate Cancer Progression and Recurrence
"These findings may directly inform clinical care, such as providing diet recommendations for managing health, and potentially offer other positive health benefits for preventing numerous chronic diseases,” said Bradley Alexander McGregor, MD.
Darolutamide Plus ADT and Docetaxel in Metastatic Hormone-Sensitive Prostate Cancer
Outcomes by disease volume and risk status in the ARASENS trial
Cutting Edge Care Makes All the Difference
Some advice to patients newly diagnosed with prostate cancer: “Get a good doctor. A doctor who knows what kind of prostate cancer you have.”
“As Black Men, We Keep Things Close to the Hip:” 5 Questions for a Urologist About Prostate Cancer
The goal to eliminate prostate cancer starts with getting people to talk about it—especially Black men, who are two times more likely to die from the disease than most other men.
Switch to Plant-Based Diet Could Boost Prostate Cancer Survival
Following a healthy plant-based diet after a diagnosis of prostate cancer may help prevent the disease from progressing or recurring, a new study suggests.
Rucaparib Benefit in BRCA+ Prostate Cancer Confirmed
"Rucaparib reduced the risk of progression or death by half in patients with BRCA alterations," said medical director of the Genomic Oncology Clinic at Mayo Clinic Arizona, in Phoenix.
Recommendations After Negative Imaging Results
Expert perspective on next steps for physicians and patients following a negative imaging result when recurrent prostate cancer is suspected.
How Exercise Helps Sabotage Prostate Cancer
Here are some things you can do to slow down prostate cancer – even advanced disease.
Prostate Cancer Symptoms Can Be Managed Years After Treatment
An expert on urological side effects of cancer treatments most often associated with prostate cancer discusses options, even for those decades past initial treatment.