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Are there any alternatives to a prostate biopsy?

Nov 09, 2017

Some people may be concerned about the drawbacks to a prostate biopsy. We look at three alternative options that could help diagnose prostate cancer. Read More

Risk of breast cancer's return continues long after treatment ends

Nov 09, 2017

Researchers find that the risk of breast cancer recurrence stays high for decades after treatment. They ask whether therapy should continue for longer.  Read More

Soy may raise risk of advanced prostate cancer

Nov 08, 2017

Researchers have identified a link between foods rich in isoflavones, such as soy, and a greater risk of advanced prostate cancer. Read More

Cancer cells destroyed in just 3 days with new technique

Nov 07, 2017

Researchers reveal how altering the structure of chromatin in cancer cells could make them vulnerable to chemotherapy and other treatments. Read More

Warfarin may prevent cancer

Nov 06, 2017

The anticoagulant warfarin may do more than prevent blood clots. Researchers have found that the drug may also protect against cancer development. Read More

Men with low testosterone less likely to have prostate cancer

Nov 06, 2017

New study findings confirm the so-called androgen receptor saturation theory and may help to reduce prostate cancer risk in the future.  Read More

Are there any alternatives to Flomax?

Nov 06, 2017

BPH is a condition often treated with a drug called Flomax. A number of alternatives can help people with BPH relieve their symptoms and feel better. Read More

Strength training may lower early death risk

Nov 05, 2017

Emerging research suggests that strength training is at least as important as low-intensity, or aerobic, exercises. It may even help lower death risk. Read More

Curved penis may increase cancer risk

Nov 03, 2017

Peyronie's disease is a relatively common condition that causes the penis to curve. The latest research finds that it may also increase the risk of cancer. Read More

Six surprising health risks in your home

Nov 02, 2017

The home is a safe haven, but are we aware of the health risks hidden in its nooks and crannies? Here we investigate the less obvious domestic hazards. Read More

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