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Medical News Today: Prostate cancer: New, quicker test to assess metastasis risk

People with prostate cancer are at risk of metastatic tumors forming. A newly developed test can assess this risk more quickly than existing tests and is also cheaper to run. Researchers explain the benefits of a new test that measures the risk of metastasis in prostate cancer. According to the National Cancer Institute, about 11.2… Read More »

Reliance on 'YouTube medicine' may be dangerous for those concerned about prostate cancer – Medical Xpress

Micrograph showing prostatic acinar adenocarcinoma (the most common form of prostate cancer) Credit: Wikipedia The most popular YouTube videos on prostate cancer often offer misleading or biased medical information that poses potential health risks to patients, an analysis of the social media platform shows. Led by researchers at NYU School of Medicine and its Perlmutter… Read More »

Twin radiation blasts that curb prostate cancer could prolong thousands of lives 

Twin radiation blasts that curb prostate cancer could prolong thousands of lives Treatment blasts prostate externally with radiation and internally with drugs Trial led by Queen’s University Belfast has already been tested on 28 sufferers It has paved the way for a larger trial of 1,500 men to be conducted next year By Ben Spencer… Read More »