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 […]

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 […]

IsoRay Medical’s First Patient Cancer Free after Ten Years

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According to KVEW-TV, the first man to undergo IsoRay therapy for prostate cancer recently announced that he was free of cancer 10 years later. Chuck Moore’s life was saved using IsoRay’s Cesium-131 seed, a tiny titanium capsule filled with radioactive material that fights cancer. Dozens of the tiny capsules are injected directly into a cancerous […]

Measuring the Effectiveness of Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer

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How do Doctors Measure the Effectiveness of Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer? After radiation therapy for prostate cancer patients may be wondering how well it worked. Dr. Lanceford Chong offers some insight on how doctors measure these outcomes. Post-radiation followup is a series of procedures used to help doctors determine how well your treatment worked. […]

What is Life Like After a Prostate Cancer Diagnosis? One Patient’s Story

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Victor shares the story of his prostate cancer journey. What’s life like after a prostate cancer diagnosis? Victor found out the hard way after being diagnosed at the age of 52. He had radiation treatment to kill the cancerous cells in his body. His PSA levels were okay for awhile, but the cancer eventually came […]

Explaining Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer

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What does radiation therapy for prostate cancer entail? There are many different ways to treat prostate cancer presently. Which treatment a patient receives depends on a variety of factors. Radiation therapy itself is performed in various ways. Dr. Richard Bevan-Thomas describes several different approaches to radiation therapy for prostate cancer in this video. Learn what […]

Who is Considered a Candidate for Xofigo for Prostate Cancer?

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Xofigo for prostate cancer is used in special cases. Xofigo for prostate cancer is a relatively new treatment method for men with aggressive prostate cancer that has spread to the bones. Xofigo works by bonding with minerals in the bones to distribute radiation. It is injected directly into a vein on an ongoing basis. Xofigo […]

What Can a Patient Expect to Gain from Xofigo for Prostate Cancer?

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Dr. Simon Lam explains the benefits of Xofigo for prostate cancer. Xofigo for prostate cancer is a relatively new treatment method for men with aggressive prostate cancer that has spread to the bones. Xofigo works by bonding with minerals in the bones to distribute radiation. It is injected directly into a vein on an ongoing […]

How Do You Know if Xofigo for Prostate Cancer is Working?

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How doctors gauge the effectiveness of Xofigo for Prostate Cancer Xofigo for prostate cancer is a radiation treatment option for patients with aggressive cancer that has spread to the bones. These cases are generally where hormone reduction therapy has proven ineffective. In these cases, Xofigo is used as an option to slow the growth and […]

What is Xofigo for Prostate Cancer?

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Xofigo for prostate cancer explained. While many people are aware that radiation is a common form of prostate cancer, they are not aware just how advanced the options are. For more advanced forms of prostate cancer, radiation therapy offers a range of options to patients. Prostate cancer that is metastasizing, or spreading to other areas […]


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