What’s new about this? It’s what we’ve been doing for years.

  Prostate Cancer Goes to Washington PCF Hosts Discussion on Capitol Hill about the PSA TestA flurry of confusing research about the benefits of PSA testing has left many men and their physicians reticent to use a test that may be life-saving, says a panel of prostate cancer experts. The experts who gathered on Capitol Hill in …

Prostate cancer, the genealogy of “a little knowledge” and the used car salesman

I must be missing something. First you have the guy that discovered PSA saying it has done more harm than good on the very website that he tells us his father died of prostate cancer and presented too late for treatment and then died a year later. Then I find out about a delightful and …

Prostate cancer and the oxymoron: Active surveillance-actively doing nothing?

This is very good  primer on the complexity of making a prostate cancer treatment decision. The reason active surveillance has a role in prostate cancer is that it is often times  diagnosed in an older male with other medical problems (life expectancy issues). This then in combination with favorable Gleason's or low volume on the …

prostate cancer and people profiting from it- is he talking about me?

March 10, 2010 Op-Ed Contributor The Great Prostate Mistake By RICHARD J. ABLIN Tucson EACH year some 30 million American men undergo testing for prostate-specific antigen, an enzyme made by the prostate. Approved by the Food and Drug Administration in 1994, the P.S.A. test is the most commonly used tool for detecting prostate cancer. The …

proxy heading and prostate cancer news exposed-earth to media-it is always and only a urologist that tells the newly diagnosed prostate cancer patient he has cancer-always!

cryosurgery | hifu | wait & see | alternative treatment | diet | articles | contact | Research suggest therapy choice is influenced by physicians’ preferences March 9th, 2010 Posted in Uncategorized New research shows that the kind of treatment received by prostate cancer patients often depends on the type of specialist providing the patient’s …

Oh really? Only one in 35 actually die? Which one will it be?

Most Not Worried by Delayed Prostate Cancer Therapy Posted by appdrugs in Uncategorized. Tagged: health, news, Prostate, prostate cancer, Therapy. Comments Off Men who delay treatment for their early prostate cancer are not especially anxious about living with the disease, new Dutch research shows. The evidence seems to contradict the assumption that living with untreated prostate …