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Prostate Cancer

If you’re a man, you need to be aware of prostate cancer. We have races, sponsored products, and constant media coverage for diseases like breast cancer, but men have their own age related risk to be aware of! So September is prostate cancer awareness month. It’s recommended that most men start getting a yearly screening […]

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Did you know? There seems to be a strong association between sleep and cancer. Past studies have tied poor sleep to an increase risk of breast cancer, and a new study has made a similar association for prostate cancer. But never fear! There’s lots of things you can do to start getting better sleep tonight. […]

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Researchers working at the University Of Missouri have developed a new prostate cancer treatment that shrinks prostate tumours by 70 to 80%, is easy to make, and is far less harmful than traditional chemotherapy. There are three steps to making the new prostate cancer treatment: 1) Gold is irradiated in a special machine (there are […]

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Johnson & Johnson’s new prostate cancer treatment, Zytiga, is so effective at extending the life of people whose prostate cancer has metastasized that the clinical trial was stopped so that all participants could receive the life saving benefits. The new prostate cancer treatment is a hormone that pairs with traditional steroid treatments and has been […]

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Modern medicine is heading into a valley. Antibiotic resistance is rising while disease like tuberculosis return, and more and more government health panels are concluding that tests designed for prevention of disease by catching problems early are doing more harm than good. It’s been a few years since the recommended age to begin mammograms was […]

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