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More researches have found that consuming lots of red or processed meat may raise chance of a stroke — but regularly cooking with olive oil lowers the risk.
Cancer is a disease caused when cells divide uncontrollably and spread into surrounding tissues. It also refers to any large number of diseases characterised by the development of abnormal cells that divide uncontrollably and also have the ability to infiltrate and destroy normal body tissue, which can spread throughout the body. Cancer is the second…
Rotary International, District 9110, has hosted a community prostate cancer screening project targeted at 200 men from age 40 and above.
The Rotary Club of Eko Atlantic, in collaboration with Ishk Tolaram Foundation, has donated N10 million to support the prostate cancer hospital being constructed at the Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital in Ogun State.
6 Nov 2020
The Control Cancer Initiative Nigeria (CCIN), a non-governmental organisation, is set to screen 200 high-risk men for Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) as part of activities to mark the ‘Movember’ Male Cancer Awareness Campaign.
16 Jul 2020
Prostate cancer has been convincingly linked to the sexually transmitted human papillomavirus (HPV) for the first time.
9 Jul 2020
The Rotary International District 9110 has commenced a free screening for prostate cancer, with 1,000 men to benefit from the gesture.This was announced by the District Governor, Bola Oyebade, to kick-start the 2020-2021 Rotary Year
23 Apr 2020
Scientists have recorded major breakthroughs in their quest for a natural cure for bile duct, prostate, breast, cervical and pancreatic cancers.
14 Dec 2019
Boxing legend Leon Spinks is battling prostate cancer that spread to his bladder but the family is hopeful he'll pull through according to TMZ. 66-year-old Spinks has been fighting for his life in a Las Vegas hospital and according to a family member: "Leon is currently in intensive care of a Las Vegas hospital receiving…
Hope for prostate cancer ‘cure’ as trial finds ‘precision’ drug can help incurable patients live almost four months longer
9 Oct 2019
Thousands of men with advanced prostate cancer could live for longer by taking a ‘precision’ drug, a major trial has suggested.
26 Sep 2019
The prostate is a small, squishy gland about the size of a ping-pong ball, located deep inside the groin, between the base of the penis and the rectum. The prostate is important for reproduction because it supplies the seminal fluid, which mixes with sperm from the testes. Seminal fluid helps the sperm to travel and…
23 Sep 2019
New research finds that iron halves the absorption of lycopene. Lycopene is a carotenoid full of antioxidants that is present in tomatoes. Tomatoes offer a rich variety of health benefits. These range from protecting against cancer and hypertension to maintaining the health of our heart, skin, and eyes.