I learned a new word this week: pseudoepidemic. That’s what happens when people start looking really hard for a disease that didn’t get much attention earlier, and then–not surprisingly–the disease suddenly becomes much more prevalent. Read more  read more →

17 Mar 2017
March 17, 2017

Caring for prostate cancer patients

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Although not without its challenges, the appropriate care and support available to patients with prostate cancer is gradually evolving. It’s important not to overlook the all too often ‘unsung heroes’ of prostate cancer; those who care for the patients. Read more  read more →

Approximately 40,000 veterans are diagnosed with cancer each year, with prostate cancer being the second-most common cause of cancer death. Read more  read more →

Legendary Notre Dame Football Coach Lou Holtz is rather outspoken on a number of things, but there’s something he hasn’t said much about. Holtz was diagnosed with prostate cancer in 2014. Read more read more →

Researchers at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center have initiated several studies to assess photodynamic therapy for patients with prostate, esophageal, breast and bladder cancers. Read more read more →