| Nov 18, 2011
| 8:19 PM
Turning back the hands of time for men. A Chicago doctor says he has the answer in the form of a hormone, but is it healthy?
It comes in a cream, a gel and a shot - giving the body back what nature provided in youth.
Dr. Mark Rosenbloom, Lifeforce...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 12:20 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Hormone-targeted therapy for prostate cancer may raise the risk of potentially dangerous blood clots, a large U.S. study suggests.
Analyzing data on more than 154,000 older men with prostate cancer, researchers found that...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 8:51 PM
COSTA MESA — First with trimmers, then lather and a razor, members of Costa Mesa's "Team Nuclear" celebrated a month of growing facial hair for charity this week with a clean shave.
"When my wife didn't kiss me for 30 days … OK, I have to...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 10:51 AM
When my family doctor called five years ago with the news that my PSA levels had spiked, I hung up the phone and did what all of us do. I panicked. I thought, "So this is how I'm going to die."
Then came the delayed second reaction: This can't be right!...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 9:10 AM
Researchers at Johns Hopkins and the University of Michigan have discovered an inherited mutation linked to significantly higher risk of prostate cancer development at a younger age.
The discovery, after two decades of looking, provides insight into...
| Jul 23, 2011
| 7:55 AM
Every 2.25 minutes a man is diagnosed with prostate cancer. Every 16.5 minutes a man dies from the disease. The second annual Faith-Love-Hope-Win 'Warrior Combines' was held in the intense Saturday morning heat at Blue Valley High School in Overland Park,...
| Jul 26, 2011
| 3:22 PM
State health officials released an ambitious plan Tuesday to reduce cancer deaths, using the latest strategies to prevent, detect and treat the disease — and save the lives of an additional 1,200 Marylanders a year.
"Our goal in Maryland is to have...
| Oct 26, 2011
Men who spend little time in the sun, live in northern locales or have dark skin may need to increase their intake of vitamin D to prevent deficiency, a Northwestern University medical researcher has found.
Vitamin D is required for the proper absorption...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 2:40 PM
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, an independent advisory panel, recently recommended that healthy men not be given PSA blood tests to detect prostate cancer. But that won't mean the end of diagnosis and treatment of the disease, the most common...
| Apr 4, 2012
The new listing of 45 common treatments patients and doctors should question is part of a growing movement that challenges routine care.
Next up: The upcoming Avoiding Avoidable Care summit, to be held on April 25 in Boston, will bring together more than...
| Mar 25, 2012
| 6:54 PM
It's impossible to measure how many lives John Arnold touched, or how many people he reached out to, or how much food he put on the tables of hungry families.
The former executive director of Feeding America died Sunday after a six-year battle with...