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 […]

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 […]

Prostate Problems: What Tests Are Available for Men?

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Dr. Nelson talks about tests available for men with prostate problems When a man has prostate problems, they will typically go see their primary care physician. Your physician will typically begin with a urine analysis, a PSA test, or a digital rectal exam. Digital rectal exams are often forgotten, but about 15% of prostate cancers […]

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 […]

Has There Been an Overall Increase in High-Risk Prostate Cancer?

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Dr. Bevan-Thomas talks about overall increases in high-risk prostate cancer As part of our mission to provide the latest news in terms that patients can understand, in this video Dr. Richard Bevan-Thomas at Prostate Cancer Live talks about an interesting presentation from the 2015 Genitourinary Cancer Symposium in Orlando, FL. The topic of this presentation […]

Survivor Story: AZ DBacks CEO Derrick Hall Shares His Prostate Cancer Diagnosis Story

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Derrick Hall shares his prostate cancer diagnosis story Known throughout the game of baseball for his never-ending positivity and pioneering spirit, D-backs President & CEO Derrick Hall turned the franchise into a model organization focused on a fan experience and corporate culture that was second-to-none, paired with the goal of competing for a championship on […]

When Should Men be Screened for Prostate Cancer?

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Dr. Nelson talks about when men should be screened for prostate cancer Prostate cancer is the most common solid tumor in men in the United States.  Approximately, 230,000 men are diagnosed every year with prostate cancer, about 30,000 men a year die from prostate cancer. This has significantly decreased almost 50% from what it was 20 […]

What is the Life Expectancy of Prostate Cancer?

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What is the life expectancy of prostate cancer? After the shock of a prostate cancer diagnosis, many men wonder about life expectancy. “Will I survive?” is a common question. The good news is that when prostate cancer is caught early, it is a very survivable disease. That’s why early screening and detection is so important. […]


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