Tag: prostate cancer

Prostate Cancer: Takeaways From A Governor’s Diagnosis

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton revealed Tuesday that he has been diagnosed with prostate cancer, a day after he collapsed during...

January 24, 2017

Roundup: U.S. Premature Births Rise for First...

The rate of premature births, or “preterm births,” in the United States increased in 2015 for the first time in...

November 4, 2016

Prostate Cancer: Considering Early-Stage Options

The disease was more likely to spread in the men who opted just to monitor their prostate cancer. Moreover, about...

September 29, 2016

Roundup: An Upward Tick in U.S. Death...

The U.S. death rate, measured by the number of deaths per 100,000 people, has been declining for years. But for...

June 3, 2016

Men: Discuss Prostate Screenings With Your Doctor

The much-debated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen) is a blood test for men over 50, (or younger if at higher risk),...

December 2, 2014

Early Baldness at Middle Age May Be...

Men who said they showed a certain degree of baldness at age 45 had a 39 percent higher risk of...

September 16, 2014

Frequent Cycling and Prostate Risks

A new study has raised concerns for long-distance male cyclists. Researchers found that cyclists who ride the most—several hours a...

September 5, 2014

Melanoma Alert, Lung Cancer Research, Kids in...

The incidence of melanoma — an aggressive form of skin cancer — has spiked a whopping 200 percent since 1973,...

August 1, 2014

Facts on Male Incontinence

Men over the age of 50 are urged to have regular checkups that include physical prostate exams. Many don’t, however,...

June 10, 2014

Prostate Cancer: Know the Facts

Despite questions about the PSA's effectiveness, early screenings for prostate cancer are a must for men in their 50s, particularly...

October 1, 2013

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