Study Indicates Walnuts Can Reduce Prostate Cancer Risk

Study Indicates Walnuts Can Reduce Prostate Cancer Risk

Prostate cancer has become a growing concern among male seniors. While prostate cancer is considered highly treatable if discovered early, prevention is still key. Reducing the risks can help provide many men with some peace of mind when it comes to prostate cancer. Some studies indicate that eating walnuts may help reduce the prostate cancer […]

Specific Type Of Male Baldness Linked To Prostate Cancer Risk

Specific Type Of Male Baldness Linked To Prostate Cancer Risk

Baldness may be a hassle for many men. Having this condition may initially be of an aesthetic concern. Unfortunately, baldness may also be linked to another health condition. A recent study suggests that male pattern baldness may also be linked to higher prostate cancer risk. A new, large collective analysis based on the prospective Prostate, […]

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Study: Prostate Cancer Risk May Increase After Vasectomy

Researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health in Boston found that vasectomy is linked to an increased risk for advance or lethal prostate cancer. The findings were reported in the Journal of Clinical Oncology. Prostate cancer is a leading cause of cancer related deaths among men in the US. Vasectomy is a common type […]

Drinking Coffee May Help Lessen Risk Of Prostate Cancer Recurrence

Drinking Coffee May Help Lessen Risk Of Prostate Cancer Recurrence

Researchers have found out that coffee consumption may be linked to a lower risk of prostate cancer recurrence and progression. They found out that men who drank four or more cups of coffee daily experienced a 59 percent lower risk of progression and recurrence of prostate cancer compared to males who drank fewer cups per […]

Anti-Baldness Drug May Also Help Reduce Prostate Cancer Risk In Men

Anti-Baldness Drug May Also Help Reduce Prostate Cancer Risk In Men

A drug known to help treat baldness in men as well as an enlarged prostate may also help protect against prostate cancer. Researchers from Texas found that middle-aged and older men who took finasteride daily for a period of seven years reduced their prostate cancer risk by around one-third as compared to men who took […]

Preventing Prostate Cancer

Preventing Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer is considered as one of the most common cancer that affects men. It is one of those types of cancers that develops slowly, show very few symptoms and affects men of any race or ethnicity. While it can be a fatal form of cancer in its advanced stages, early detection and treatment makes […]

Health Warning Signs Men Should Not Ignore

Health Warning Signs Men Should Not Ignore

Your health level can considerably change as you age. In the case of men, there can be certain changes that may happen to their bodies that eventually turn out to be serious conditions. This do not just happen overnight. There are certain warning signs that these conditions may display over the years but most men […]

Coffee May Reduce Prostate Cancer Risk

Coffee May Reduce Prostate Cancer Risk

Researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health reported that men who drink coffee regularly also seem to have a lower risk of developing a lethal form of prostate cancer. Additionally, the lower risk was evident in men who drink either regular or decaffeinated coffee. The study was published in the May 17 online edition […]

Cholesterol Levels May Affect Prostate Cancer Risk

Cholesterol Levels May Affect Prostate Cancer Risk

Low cholesterol levels seems to be more associated with heart health. But recent research suggests that low cholesterol levels may also have an effect in lowering prostate cancer risks in men. Two studies seem to indicate that cholesterol levels may have an effect on such cancer risks.One study done by researchers at the Johns Hopkins University which involved 5,586 men aged 55 and older belonging to the placebo group of another federal cancer prevention study started in the 1990’s. The study sh…

Signs of Testicular Cancer

Signs of Testicular Cancer

Testicular cancer is actually treatable. “If it’s found early, there’s a 98 to 99 percent survival rate,” says Rob Seaver, of the Sean Kimerling Testicular Cancer Foundation. For a quick self-check, gently roll each testicle between your thumb and fingers and feel for any small lumps. You should also watch out for the following medical problems:Testicular torsionThis is a condition characterized by a twisted spermatic cord (made of arteries, veins, and nerves) from which the testicle hangs. If t…