| Sep 5, 2010
| 7:06 PM
— When Ronald Cosman was diagnosed with prostate cancer in October, his uro-surgeon handed him a list of treatment options. He chose one that included complete removal of his prostate.
Cosman canceled the surgery a week before his January...
| Sep 8, 2010
It's Prostate Cancer Awareness Month and Penn State Hershey Medical Center is holding two free screenings in September. They will be held on Monday, September 20 and Wednesday, September 22.
Here is a link to sign up for the screening:
| Sep 10, 2010
| 8:44 AM
Free Prostate Cancer Screenings
Friday, September 17
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Chicago Prostate Center
815 Pasquinelli Drive
Get an annual prostate screening starting at 50
African-American men should...
| Feb 9, 2011
| 4:59 PM
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — The retired bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend says he will undergo radiation treatments for prostate cancer.
The Rev. John M. D'Arcy is 78 and retired in January 2010 one year ago and was...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 5:21 PM
A high-profile scientific paper that gave enormous hope to patients diagnosed with chronic fatigue syndrome, and even prompted some to begin taking potent anti-HIV drugs, has been largely discredited by subsequent research.
Evidence is mounting that a...
| Mar 16, 2011
| 1:11 PM
The way you prepare your food can be just as important as what food you eat. Is there any point in eating broccoli, for example, if you cook the life out of its natural carcinogen killers? On the other hand, some foods, such as tomatoes, may offer more...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 2:12 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Medicare officials say they will likely pay for a prostate cancer drug that extends life about four months at a price of $93,000 per patient.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid says the biotech drug met its criteria as a...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 1:39 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — For the first time, women's death rates from lung cancer are dropping, possibly a turning point in the smoking-fueled epidemic.
It's a small decline, says the nation's annual report on cancer — just under 1 percent a year....
| Apr 8, 2011
| 10:39 AM
Steve Lavin, the man who led St. John's Red Storm basketball team to the NCAA tournament where they tied for third in the Big East, announced Friday that he has prostate cancer.
In a statement, the 46-year-old reveals that he was diagnosed several months...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 12:56 PM
It's Men's Health Week, and public health officials are encouraging men to pay more attention to their bodies. Not only should they be paying more attention to little changes that don't seem right, they should be getting annual checkups. Diseases common...
| May 21, 2011
I object in the strongest terms to the unfounded allegations in Jay Hancock's column "Self-referral rules or not, business as usual for clinic" (May 17). The column is a one-sided, uninformed attack on the integrity of those who practice and work at...