Choosing the Right Prostate Cancer Treatment

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What’s the Right Prostate Cancer Treatment for Me? There are many things to consider when trying to choose the prostate cancer treatment that is right for you. Most men diagnosed with prostate cancer haven’t had the disease spread beyond the gland and may be classified as low risk. Others may have more advanced stages of […]

Am I at Risk for Cancer If I Don’t Follow an Organic Food Diet?

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Am I at Risk for Cancer If I Don’t Eat Organic Food? Eating organic foods have become more popular than ever. Society is being more careful about what they put into their bodies. But what does eating organic mean to you as far as your cancer risk? Dr. Brian Lawenda says that whenever possible, you should […]

What to Expect After Prostate Cancer Surgery

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What Happens After Prostate Cancer Surgery? A newly diagnosed prostate cancer patient often have one thing on his mind – prostate cancer surgery. Many patients reached out to us, wondering what they should expect after prostate cancer surgery. According to New York Urologist Dr. David Albala, the most important thing you need to be concerned […]

Is There a Way to Determine If My Prostate Cancer Is Curable?

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How Can I Tell If My Prostate Cancer Is Curable? Prostate Cancer is the second most common cancer among American men. Unfortunately, about 1 in 7 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in his lifetime. Some urologists even suggest that in the year 2015, this statistic has risen to 1 in 2 men! With […]

Will Salt Increase Cancer Risk?

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Does Salt Increase Cancer Risk? Salt, scientifically known as sodium chloride, is a mineral essential to life. Although, the overconsumption of salt is becoming increasingly common in the American diet. We know that the most common side effects of consuming salt is hypertension and high blood pressure. But how does this affect our cancer risk? […]

How Does Eating Fruits and Vegetables Affect My Cancer Risk?

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Will Eating Fruits and Vegetables Lower My Cancer Risk? All our life we’ve heard, “Make sure to eat your greens.” Maybe you’ve even heard, “An apple a day keeps the doctor away.” But how does the consumption of fruits and vegetables affect our cancer risk? This is a question 21st Century Oncology’s Dr. Brian Lawenda […]

How Does Genomic Testing Help Physicians Make Better Treatment Decisions?

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Dr. Bevan-Thomas discusses genomic testing Genomic testing assays, like the Oncotype DX test, help physicians treat patients because it gives them a wider range of information. Certainly with cancer and in particular prostate cancer, knowledge is power. The more knowledge that physicians know about a tumor, the better chance they can make an informed decision […]

How Science is Cutting Prostate Cancer Mortality in Older Men

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Dr. Bevan-Thomas talks about cutting prostate cancer mortality in older men In this video, Dr. Bevan-Thomas discusses about a recent study that came out talking about prostate cancer in older man. But first, who is who is an older man? Generally, we are talking about men who are 70+ years old. When older men are […]

Arizona DBacks CEO Derrick Hall Talks About the Importance of Prostate Cancer Awareness

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Why prostate cancer awareness is important to Derrick Hall In this video, Arizona Diamondbacks CEO Derrick Hall talks about how important is is to him to spread prostate cancer awareness, after being diagnosed at age 42. Derrick thinks it’s important for individuals to be as forthcoming in open and honest as possible if they are […]

What is a Positive Margin After a Prostatectomy?

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Dr. Bevan Thomas explains what a positive margin after a prostatectomy means In an ideal world, after radical prostatectomy, the pathologist would send a triumphant report to the surgeon: “I’ve looked at the prostate tissue you removed from Mr. Jones, and all of the edges are clear. Congratulations! You’ve removed all the cancer!” Most often, it […]


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