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Prostate cancer: Expert addresses some common misconceptions

September 25, 2021 11:14 am

The PSA test measures levels of prostate-specific antigen in the prostate, not cancer, said Dr Anish Kumar Gupta

Prostate Cancer Awareness Month: Seven tips to prevent the disease

September 06, 2021 3:04 pm

Early detection of prostate cancer can increase the chances of recovery

Prostate Awareness Month: Tips to keep prostate health in check amid the pandemic

September 30, 2020 4:22 pm

Keep these simple measures in mind to keep the prostate gland healthy.

Prostate Cancer Awareness Month: Some common myths busted

September 15, 2020 4:40 pm

In order to reduce and prevent the dual burden of morbidity and cost of the disease, it is vital to create a mass awareness to bring about an early, timely diagnosis of prostate-related issues

Alzheimer’s may be a risk to older men with prostate cancer: Study

July 08, 2019 5:05 pm

Among 1,54,000 older patients, 13 per cent who received hormone-blocking treatment developed Alzheimer’s, compared to nine per cent who had other treatment or chose no therapy, the study found.

A cancer therapy may up heart disease, diabetes risk in men: Study

May 16, 2019 12:23 pm

The research examined the muscle and fat in 70 men treated with hormone therapy for prostate cancer compared to 52 men with prostate cancer not treated with hormone therapy and 70 healthy men of a similar age.

New AI system may help detect prostate cancer

April 18, 2019 12:50 pm

The system, called FocalNet, helps identify and predict the aggressiveness of the disease evaluating magnetic resonance imaging, or MRI, scans.

New subtype of prostate cancer identified

June 18, 2018 3:04 pm

Researchers have discovered a new sub-type of prostate cancer. This kind occurs in about seven per cent of the patients in the advanced stage. This subtype is defined by the loss of the gene CDK12.

AI-based software can diagnose prostate cancer: Study

March 19, 2018 9:23 pm

Researchers in China have developed an artificial intelligence that can detect prostate cancer, which could extend to diagnoses of other types of cancer.

Tall, obese men at increased risk of aggressive prostate cancer

July 13, 2017 8:01 pm

Men who are tall and obese may be at an increased risk of developing aggressive prostate cancer as well as death from the condition, according to a study. Higher BMI was also found to be associated with increased risk of aggressive tumours as well as increased risk of death from prostate cancer.