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Black Men with Low-Risk Prostate Cancer

Black Men with Low-Risk Prostate Cancer

Black Men with Low-Risk Prostate Cancer Prostate malignancy is invariably the most common cancer among males and is associated with high morbidity and mortality in the absence of a viable treatment approach. Several risk factors have been identified by investigators...

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Living with Prostate Cancer

Living with Prostate Cancer

Living with Prostate Cancer According to a new study reported in the Journal of Clinical Oncology (1), investigators suggested that despite high overall prevalence of prostate cancer, the patients and their loved-ones have very little knowledge about the different...

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Surgical Treatment of Prostate Cancer – Part 2

Surgical Treatment of Prostate Cancer – Part 2

Surgical Treatment of Prostate Cancer Robotic Prostatectomy This procedure involves the use of advanced technology to guide surgical tools in order to minimize blood loss and precision of the procedure. The benefit of using Robotic Prostatectomy over other surgical...

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Surgical Treatment of Prostate Cancer – Part 1

Surgical Treatment of Prostate Cancer – Part 1

Surgical Treatment of Prostate Cancer Surgery is a preferred modality of care in the management of localized cancer (Stage T1 or T2). Unfortunately, for advanced or widespread disease, adjuvant modalities of care are usually needed. The team of doctors make critical...

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Medical treatment of prostate cancer – Part 2

Medical treatment of prostate cancer – Part 2

Medical treatment of prostate cancer Here are more modalities of care for prostate cancer management: Hormone Therapy Hormone therapy help in reducing the serum levels of testosterone in the body, as high testosterone levels are associated with enlargement and...

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Medical treatment of prostate cancer – Part 1

Medical treatment of prostate cancer – Part 1

Medical treatment of prostate cancer The treatment of choice for the management of prostate cancer depends on several factors such as; intensity and severity of disease, age at diagnosis, co-morbid health issues, patient preferences, available treatment options and...

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Natural treatments for Prostate Cancer

Natural treatments for Prostate Cancer

Natural treatments for Prostate Cancer The malignancy of prostate gland is the product of abnormal mitotic division of lining cells; thereby leading to a wide array of sexual and urinary complications. Although, most cases of advanced prostate malignancy are managed...

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Prevention of Prostate Cancer

Prevention of Prostate Cancer

Prevention of Prostate Cancer Due to high morbidity and economic cost associated with the malignancy of the prostate gland, investigators have explored various preventive strategies to reduce the incidence of prostate cancer in susceptible male population. It is...

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Night eating syndrome

Night eating syndrome

Night Eating Syndrome A nocturnal eating disorder, night eating syndrome wakes you up in the night with an uncontrollable urge to eat. If you are suffering from the syndrome, you would experience an urgent urge to indulge in inadvertent snacking, knowingly or...

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Myofascial pain syndrome

Myofascial pain syndrome

Myofascial Pain Syndrome A type of chronic muscle pain, myofascial pain syndrome refers to inflammation and pain in soft tissues that cover the muscles. The syndrome may occur after the contraction of a muscle from an injury or strained muscle group, tendon, or...

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