Posts Tagged ‘prostate cancer’
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 week. The results of the study are available on the online Cancer Causes & Control journal
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.
Sleep is an important part of daily life. It provides the body the means to recharge and recover after going through a tough day of activities and stress. The problem that most people face today is that a majority do not get sufficient sleep. People should think twice this time about not getting enough sleep as a recent studies indicates that lack of sleep may also increase cancer risk. Increases Prostate Cancer Ri
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 it one of the more treatable cancers. But more than treating prostate cancer, prevention is still the most effectiv
A new drug has proven to be effective in slowing down advanced stages of prostate cancer as well as help maintain the quality of life of the patients with the advanced stages of the said disease. The said drug was undergoing a Phase 3 blind clinical trial but was unblinded midway, allowing patients who were receiving a placebo to take the drug instead because of the favorable results that it was showing. The findin
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 just continue to ignore. Here are some of the common warning signs that men should heed and take seriou