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Maintaining Lifestyle During Treatment

Prostate cancer is often a very slow-growing disease that can be treated very effectively while still allowing men to live their lives as normal.

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Age and Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer is quite common in older men. In fact, over 70% of men diagnosed with prostate cancer are over 65 years of age.

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Balding May Signal Higher Prostate Cancer Risk

The researchers found that men who start going bald at a young age and lost hair in a rapid fashion are more inclined to develop this form of cancer later in life.

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Avoid Food to Lower Prostate Cancer Risks

While not always preventable, there are some risk factors men can tackle head on. Avoiding the consumption of certain types of food, for example, may help lower overall personal risks.

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Testing Offers Hope for Prostate Cancer

Testing for prostate cancer includes a variety of procedures that can help detect prostate cancer so that men can get on the road to recovery as quickly as possible.

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New Therapy - Prostate Cancer Treatment

Although still very much under study, the new procedure is showing a great deal of promise. A recent trial involving more than 400 patients found that nearly half of all patients remained in remission after two years.

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Losing Weight May Help Lower Prostate Cancer Risk

While the direct connection between obesity and elevated prostate cancer risk remains somewhat a matter of debate, a recent study shed more light on the topic.

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Shortening Prostate Cancer Treatment

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Prostate seed implantation is a fast, non-surgical procedure that allows for effective treatment and minimal side effects.

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Surviving Prostate Cancer

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Prostate cancer is one of the most curable types of cancer when it is treated in the early stages. So it’s vital that men undergo regular screenings to detect any changes to the prostate.

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Anxiety May Influence Prostate Cancer Treatment Decisions

Anxiety May Influence Prostate Cancer Treatment Decisions | Prostate Seed Institute | Scoop.it

The study’s findings are especially important, researchers say, because some men who may be especially good candidates for active surveillance are opting for more invasive treatments.

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Flawed Data - Prostate-Specific Antigen Test

Flawed Data - Prostate-Specific Antigen Test | Prostate Seed Institute | Scoop.it

The Prostate, Lung, Colorectal and Ovary (PLCO) Cancer Screening Trial found that there was no real survival benefit related to the PSA test.

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Surviving Prostate Cancer, Opportunity For An Ultimate Cure

Prostate cancer is one of the most curable types of cancer when it is treated in the early stages. So it’s vital that men undergo regular screenings to detect any changes to the prostate.

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How is Prostate Cancer Diagnosed?

Prostate cancer can be diagnosed in several ways. Quite often, early screening tests produce the first signs that something might be wrong and that further diagnostics are required.

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Testing Offers Hope for Prostate Cancer

Testing for prostate cancer includes a variety of procedures that can help detect prostate cancer so that men can get on the road to recovery as quickly as possible.

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New Therapy - Prostate Cancer Treatment

Although still very much under study, the new procedure is showing a great deal of promise. A recent trial involving more than 400 patients found that nearly half of all patients remained in remission after two years.

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Losing Weight May Help Lower Prostate Cancer Risk

While the direct connection between obesity and elevated prostate cancer risk remains somewhat a matter of debate, a recent study shed more light on the topic.

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Maintaining Lifestyle During Treatment

Prostate cancer is often a very slow-growing disease that can be treated very effectively while still allowing men to live their lives as normal.

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Age and Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer is quite common in older men. In fact, over 70% of men diagnosed with prostate cancer are over 65 years of age.

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Balding May Signal Higher Prostate Cancer Risk

The researchers found that men who start going bald at a young age and lost hair in a rapid fashion are more inclined to develop this form of cancer later in life.

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Avoid Food to Lower Prostate Cancer Risks

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Prostate Seed Implantation Benefits

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The implantation of prostate seeds is relatively painless and takes only about an hour, after which the patient is able to leave and go home. 

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Prostate Cancer Rise Among Older American Men

Prostate Cancer Rise Among Older American Men | Prostate Seed Institute | Scoop.it

The recent study appears to support that fear. The study in question involved a review of more than 540,000 prostate cancer cases diagnosed between 2004 and 2013.

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Prostate Cancer Salvage Radiotherapy

Prostate Cancer Salvage Radiotherapy | Prostate Seed Institute | Scoop.it

Salvage radiotherapy involves the use of radiation to kill off any cancer cells that might remain following the complete removal of a diseased prostate gland.

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What to Expect from Prostate Seed Treatment

Seed implant therapy has been used to treat prostate cancer for about 15 years or so. In that time, it has proven itself extremely effective. In fact, it has been shown to be as effective and sometimes more so than surgery.

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Assessing Your Risk for Prostate Cancer

The risk of developing prostate cancer increases with age. Men who are 50 years or older are at higher risk for prostate cancer so it’s important for regular screenings as you age.

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