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

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013
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 a placebo. The results of the study were published online in the New England Journal of Medicine.