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Men With Prostate Cancer After Surgery May Benefit From Shorter Duration of Radiation Therapy

November 15th 2021, 10:00pm

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Hypofractionated radiation for nearly five weeks in men with prostate cancer after surgery may have similar results without added side effects compared with radiation therapy for a standard duration of seven weeks.

I Had No Prostate Cancer Symptoms, or so I Thought

November 15th 2021, 6:00pm

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A man reflects on slight symptoms he was not concerned about leading up to his prostate cancer diagnosis.

Trial for Novel Advanced Prostate Cancer Drug Enrolls First Patient

October 11th 2021, 11:00pm

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The first patient was enrolled in a phase 2 clinical trial for the treatment of hormone-sensitive advanced prostate cancer.

Here’s How Men With Bladder, Colorectal and Prostate Cancer Can Treat Sexual Dysfunction

October 5th 2021, 9:00pm

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Treatments for bladder, colorectal and prostate cancer may cause sexual dysfunction in men. Here, an expert provides insight into how patients and survivors may improve their sexual health.

Here's Why Collaboration Is Important for Progress in Genitourinary Cancers

September 26th 2021, 2:00pm

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It is important that the whole community understand that basic research and clinical trials can continue to improve outcomes for patients with genitourinary cancer.

Inside the Shifting Treatment Landscape for Advanced Genitourinary Cancers

September 25th 2021, 2:00pm

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In this special issue of CURE®, we spoke with patients and health care providers about fertility issues, treatment advancements and other topics related to kidney, prostate, testicular and bladder cancers.

Age, Other Health Factors Can Play a Role in Cancer Treatment Decisions

September 23rd 2021, 9:00pm

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The prescription of systemic cancer therapies varies based on a patient’s age, comorbidities, cancer stage and other variables, according to recent research.

Lack of Smoking Data in Bladder, Kidney and Prostate Cancer Clinical Trials May Affect Patient Outcomes

September 17th 2021, 5:00pm

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Clinical trials that are designed to ask patients with bladder, kidney and prostate cancer about their smoking status may help patients better understand what to expect from their treatment based on their smoking habits.

Medicare Eligibility May Be Associated With More Cancer Diagnoses

September 16th 2021, 9:00pm

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The eligible age of 65 years for Medicare may be discouraging patients from getting screenings and tests as they wait for more health coverage.

The Importance of Active Surveillance in Low-Risk Prostate Cancer

September 15th 2021, 3:00pm

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Monitoring, rather than immediately treating, patients with low-risk prostate cancer may be a better approach, says an expert from UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center.