Enlarged prostate has always been problematic for men, with frequent urination during the night a major worry. While frequent bathroom trips at night is indeed a sign of enlarged prostate, other symptoms can lead to it too – such as… Read More »Enlarged prostate: A complex problem in men
220,000 Americans are diagnosed with prostate cancer each year. But it can be difficult to detect, and to know if and when it will turn aggressive. This is important because the most effective treatment options come with a high-risk of serious… Read More »Prostate Cancer Test Gets Medicare Coverage
Prostate cancer can be a serious, even life-threatening disease. But in today’s environment, it is usually caught early. When this happens, survival rates are quite good. What’s more, new diagnostic tools and therapies are in the works that will revolutionize… Read More »Prostate Cancer Diagnosis Raises Suicide Risk
Years ago, any time a prostate tumor was identified, it was removed or treated. It was thought that this move would save a man’s life. Soon it was discovered that some prostate cancer tumors never turn aggressive, while others turn metastatic,… Read More »Non-aggressive Prostate Cancer Unlikely to Turn Aggressive
Prostate happens to be one of the most irrelevant body parts for men yet has an important role to play in reproductive health. If you have slept all your life peacefully, there are high chances that you may get irritated… Read More »Enlarged Prostate: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment
Apart from skin cancer, prostate cancer is one of the most common diseases in men. Different risk factors lead to the development of prostate cancer in men, such as family history, ethnicity, lifestyle, diet, and more. Prostate cancer is usually… Read More »Everything you need to know about prostate cancer
Even today, many men are unaware of what the prostate is, what it does, and when it can be a problem. Under certain circumstances, the prostate may become affected, thereby leading the people to become unaware of when they should… Read More »Prostate: What is it? What is the normal one?
A new study shows an inverse correlation between vitamin-D in the bloodstream and the state of one’s prostate. The lower the vitamin-D, the higher the prostate specific antigen (PSA) a protein put out by cancer cells. But for those who… Read More »Serum Vitamin-D Shows the Status of the Prostate
Around 20% of workers take part in shift work. But recent studies have shown that people who work the night shift suffer health wise. The age faster, gain more weight, and have worse sleep habits. They are at higher risk for… Read More »Shift Work Does Not Increase Prostate Cancer Risk
Type-2 diabetes, also called age-related diabetes, is when the body fails to make enough insulin, or when the body becomes insulin resistant, meaning the amount of sugar in the bloodstream is not properly broken down. When this happens, an elevated… Read More »Are Type-2 Diabetics at Higher Risk for Prostate Cancer?