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1 hr ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph
Researchers: Vasectomy linked to risk of prostate cancer. Harvard researchers say that men who have had a vasectomy are at risk for an aggressive prostate cancer.
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7 hrs ago | Truthdig
Harvard scientists found that the sterilizing procedure increases the risk of "developing the most aggressive form of prostate cancer" by about 20 percent.
7 hrs ago | Medical Daily
Having a vasectomy may increase men's risk of developing aggressive prostate cancer by 20 percent, according to a new study by Harvard University researchers who reviewed thousands of cases over 24 years.
9 hrs ago | Haverhill Today
New state-of-the-art equipment which will help save lives by effectively diagnosing prostate cancer has been installed at West Suffolk Hospital thanks to the generosity of fundraisers.
12 hrs ago | PsychCentral
Men who experience hot flashes may suffer in silence, but a new study finds that hypnotic relaxation therapy could provide some relief.
14 hrs ago | Pharmaceutical Processing
Astellas announced progress on the company's efforts to reshape its research framework at its R&D meeting held in Tokyo on July 10. The meeting provided an opportunity for Astellas to present a comprehensive overview of its late-stage clinical programs and corporate strategy.
Among patients with deadly cancers, more than 90 percent die because of metastatic spread of their disease.
Members of the American Society for Radiation Oncology have elected four new officers to serve on its Board of Directors and three members to serve on the Nominating Committee.
Men who have a vasectomy face an increased chance of developing prostate cancer and a higher risk of contracting the most aggressive form of the disease, a study has found.
Mayo Clinic is now making its video education medical grand rounds lectures and clinical presentations on recent innovations in patient care, education and research accessible to other medical professionals in the new online medical professional video center.
Men just diagnosed with prostate cancer looking for answers, those who have had it and still come to the group for ongoing support, and those who have passed the worst of it but are still monitored closely.
The team were due to leave Fishguard today and arrive at Caldicot on Saturday. There are 29 riders, 10 of which belong to the male voice choir taking the route along B roads and cycle paths.
"My father, two uncles and a cousin have all been diagnosed with prostate cancer, so I knew I was at risk," he says.
But the risk is comparatively small, the researchers acknowledged. And several urologists not involved with the study said more research is needed to determine if the study findings are truly accurate.
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Men may consider themselves lucky, since nature has reserved most of the painful experiences for women: PMS, childbirth, and menopausal changes.
Updated: Sat Jul 12, 2014 05:40 pm
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