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CURE’s prostate cancer page is an extensive resource of cancer information featuring the latest prostate cancer news, expert oncologist insights on the latest cancer treatments, oncology research, advocacy efforts, and medical data on prostate cancer.

Web Exclusive: Hot Flashes: Q & A with Debra Barton, PhD

September 14th 2009

To learn more about managing cancer treatment-related hot flashes in men and women, CURE talked with Debra Barton, PhD, associate professor of oncology at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.

Q & A: Prostate Cancer Screening

June 9th 2009

Should men be screened for prostate cancer?

Prostate, Brain & Kidney Cancers

June 9th 2009

New drug therapies aid in the treatment of prostate cancer, glioblastoma, and renal cell carcinoma.

Finasteride Recommended to Prevent Prostate Cancer

May 14th 2009

Men may benefit from a drug that can reduce their risk of getting prostate cancer, according to new guidelines.

Excerpt: When Hormone Therapy Can Stress You Out

March 17th 2009

Excerpted from Conquer Prostate Cancer: How Medicine, Faith, Love and Sex Can Renew Your Life by Rabbi Ed Weinsberg with Dr. Robert Carey [Health Success Media, LLC; ©2008].

Lymphoma, Myeloma & Prostate Cancer

March 14th 2009

FDA approves Mozobil for non-Hodgkin lymphoma and myeloma, and Degarelix for advanced prostate cancer.

Conquer Prostate Cancer: How Medicine, Faith, Love and Sex Can Renew Your Life

March 13th 2009

Conquering prostate cancer with a mix of medicine, spirituality, love, and intimacy

Supplements Offer No Prostate Cancer Protection

March 13th 2009

Selenium and vitamin E supplements get a negative grade in prevention test

Finasteride Comes Out on Top in Prostate Cancer Trial

December 9th 2008

Trial confirms finasteride prevents prostate cancer.

Preventing Prostate Cancer: Drugs or Diet?

October 23rd 2008

Research focusing on early detection and prevention of prostate cancer with chemoprevention drugs such as Proscar and Avodart and dietary prevention with vitamins and supplements such as vitamin E and selenium.

Good to the Bone

December 11th 2007

Proactive strategy has patients taking preventive steps to protect their bones during therapy.

Prostate Cancer & MDS

September 12th 2007

Satraplatin's approval review deadline gets pushed back by the FDA and a large clinical trial shows Vidaza extends survival in patients with MDS.

Q&A: Prostate Cancer Vaccine

September 12th 2007

Why wasn’t Provenge approved?

Surgeons and Robots

June 11th 2007

Minimally invasive technologies transform the landscape of cancer surgery.

Kidney Cancer & Prostate Cancer

June 11th 2007

The FDA approves third kidney cancer drug and blood-clotting therapy while delaying review on a prostate cancer vaccine, and one drug edges another in a colorectal cancer clinical trial.

Understanding ED

April 9th 2007

Causes of erectile dysfunction can vary, while treatment options abound.

Breast Cancer & Liver Cancer

March 16th 2007

An approval in breast cancer, positive clinical trial results in liver cancer, while a prostate cancer drug disappoints.

On the Front Nine

August 10th 2006

Arnold Palmer's campaign to affect cancer on the front end takes him beyond the green.

Web Exclusive: Finding Prostate Cancer Early

August 10th 2006

The goal of screening for prostate cancer is to find cancer early, before it starts to cause symptoms, in the hope that it can be treated more effectively.

Treating Cancer Before It Starts

August 10th 2006

Chemoprevention options exist for individuals with high risk of breast, prostate, or colorectal cancers.