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  • FDA Approves Prostate Cancer Drug Zytiga

    The FDA has approved the Johnson & Johnson pill Zytiga for use in combination with the steroid prednisone to treat a certain type of late-stage prostate cancer in men who have already been treated with chemotherapy.

  • Are 'hot flashes' a symptom of prostate cancer hormone therapy?

    My husband has non-Hodgkins lymphoma, stage 4, and has been treated with chemotherapy. His doctor says it is under control. He wonders does that mean it is gone or just being held at bay? He has been having "hot flashes" since he began his treatment for his prostate cancer (cannot remember the Gleason score, but tumor was in both lobes of prostate, without changes to his bone marrow.) He was ...

  • Prostate Cancer

    Prostate cancer is cancer that starts in the prostate gland. The prostate is a small, walnut-sized structure that makes up part of a man's reproductive system. It wraps around the urethra, the tube that carries urine out of the body.

  • Omega-3 may up aggressive prostate cancer

    SEATTLE, April 27 (UPI) -- High levels of omega-3 in the blood -- which is good for the heart -- may boost the risk of aggressive prostate cancer in men, U.S. researchers found.

  • Heart-Healthy Omega-3s Not Healthy for Prostate: Study

    High blood levels of the fatty acids linked to increased risk of aggressive prostate cancer

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