Body fat distribution linked to higher risk of aggressive prostate cancer
In the first prospective study of directly measured body fat distribution and prostate cancer risk, investigators found that higher levels of abdominal and thigh fat are associated with an increased risk of aggressive prostate cancer.
Breakthrough in prostate cancer diagnosis
A genetic breakthrough promises to improve prostate cancer diagnosis. British scientists have discovered 17 genes that radically increase the chance of carriers developing the disease. The findings will help create a test to identify those at risk. Until now academics knew of only six genes linked to prostate cancer, but the research gives a total…
Cheap blood pressure drugs increase survival chances for men with prostate cancer
Cheap blood pressure drugs taken by many hypertensive could increase prostate cancer survival rates, research suggests.A study of nearly 8,300 men with the disease found that certain medications cut the chance of an early death by up to 42 per cent.
1 out of 9 men prone to prostate cancer - Expert
Dr Yunusa Nda, a medical practitioner, says that one out of every nine men are prone to prostate cancer, therefore, they should always go for early diagnosis and treatment.
Essential screening tests and men's health
Getting the right screening test at the right time is one of the most important things a man can do for his health. Screenings find diseases early...
Eating dinner before 9pm could cut risk of developing breast, prostate cancer by 20%
Eating dinner before 9pm could cut people’s risk of breast and prostate cancer by a fifth.Sitting down to an evening meal at least two hours before going to bed reduces the chances of getting both cancers, a study of more than 4,000 people suggests.
Prostate cancer cured in patients given weeks to live
A revolutionary ‘magic bullet’ that kills prostate tumour cells has cured patients given just weeks to live.
Signs Of Prostate Cancer You Shouldn't Ignore
Prostate cancer is cancer that affects prostate glands which produce some of the fluid in semen and plays a role in urine control in men. The prostate gland is part of the male reproductive system. It is located below the bladder and in front of the rectum. It is the most common cancer in men.…
Cannabis oil cures stomach cancer
A new prostate cancer Deoxy ribonucleic Acid (DNA)/genetic material test identifies the one in 100 men who are six times more at risk of developing the life-threatening disease. Researchers identified 63 new genetic mutations that are linked to the condition, which they combined with more than 100 DNA variants that were already known to cause…
Prostate cancer ‘cured’ with immunotherapy
Scores of men with the most lethal form of prostate cancer have been ‘brought back from the brink of death’ by a drug found to work where all others have failed in a groundbreaking British-led trial.
Exercise, corn silk for advanced prostate cancer
The mortality and morbidity in Nigeria due to prostate disorders are on the rise. There are conventional treatments for malignant cases, cancers, but they come at very high costs- complications.