Prostate Cancer | Tumor

A Prostate Cancer Researcher’s Unique Perspective as A Cancer Survivor

May 6th 2021, 3:00pm

Podcast

In this episode of the “CURE® Talks Cancer” podcast, Leanne Burnham, Ph.D., discusses the research she’s working on to address health disparities in Black men with prostate cancer after being inspired by her father’s diagnosis, and shares her own cancer survival story.

Veterans with Prostate Cancer Are Underassessed And Undertreated For Cardiovascular Risk Factors

April 28th 2021, 3:00pm

Article

A recent analysis of veterans with prostate cancer showed that they are not being assessed and treated for cardiovascular risk factors at the rate they should be to optimize survival, particularly when being treated with androgen deprivation therapy, which has been associated with increased risk for cardiovascular disease.

‘Fun’ and ‘Cancer’ Can Go Together

March 28th 2021, 6:00pm

Article

A prostate cancer survivor recalls a time when the cancer center’s staff helped him realize that its OK to have fun while receiving cancer treatment.

5 Things You Should Never Say to Someone with Cancer

March 14th 2021, 6:00pm

Article

Never say to someone that at least they have a “good” kind of cancer or that they don’t really look that sick, writes one cancer survivor.

Approval of Orgovyx ‘Extremely Significant’ for Patients with Advanced Prostate Cancer

March 11th 2021, 10:00pm

Article

The Food and Drug Administration’s recent approval of the first oral hormone therapy, Orgovyx, for the treatment of advanced prostate cancer has positioned the drug to become a standard of care for patients, according to an expert.

The Problem With the Phrase ‘Cancer-Free’

March 7th 2021, 7:00pm

Article

A survivor takes a closer look at the trouble with using the phrase “cancer-free” when discussing the disease with friends and family.

CURE’s Clinical Trial Corner: February 2021

February 25th 2021, 2:00pm

Article

Here is a list of some recent trials that launched within the cancer space in February.

A Cancer Survivor Embraces a New Career as a ‘Sit-Down Comedian’

February 21st 2021, 7:00pm

Article

“Did you hear the one about the cancer procedure that went terribly wrong?” “It turned out to be a ‘bi-oopsie!’”

Zytiga and Prednisone Plus Erleada Reduces Risk of Disease Progression in Prostate Cancer Subtype

February 12th 2021, 8:45pm

Article

The combination of Erleada, Zytiga and the steroid prednisone was associated with a trend toward better survival outcomes in certain patients with chemotherapy-naive metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer.

A Valentine’s Day Miracle for Cancer Survivors

February 12th 2021, 5:00pm

Article

Instead of buying your sweetheart chocolates for Valentine’s Day this year, one cancer survivor suggests people get screened as a gift to their significant other.