Skip to main content

Prostate Cancer: Symptoms & Treatment Document List

This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World Prostate Cancer category. Though topics may have since been updated they are listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.

Publication List

  1. Digital Rectal Exam Vs. PSA Test For Prostate Cancer
    Is the digital rectal exam (DRE) as a screening tool for prostate cancer as good as the prostate specific antigen (PSA) test - Published: 2016-09-27
  2. First Prostate Cancer Patients Treated with HIFU Technology
    Cordell Nwokeji, MD and Don Berardinucci, MD perform first Sonablate HIFU treatments in Houston, Texas at Houston Metro Urology in partnership with HIFU Prostate Services - Published: 2016-05-25
  3. Male Prostate Exam: PSA, DRE & PVR Tests
    Information regarding types of male prostate examination including PSA, DRE and PVR tests - Published: 2015-10-30
  4. Male Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) Levels and Chart
    Information regarding the male PSA test performed for checking for prostate gland enlargement and/or cancer - Published: 2015-02-14
  5. Genetic Testing Identifies Males at Risk of Prostate Cancer
    Major international study identifies 23 new genetic variants associated with increased risk of prostate cancer - Published: 2014-09-15
  6. Prostate Cancer Patients Show Changes in Cancer Tissue when on Low Fat Fish Oil Diet
    Study shows males with prostate cancer who ate a low-fat fish oil diet showed changes in their cancer tissue - Published: 2013-11-20
  7. Resveratrol and Prostate Cancer
    Resveratrol can make prostate tumor cells more susceptible to radiation treatment increasing chance of full recovery from all types of prostate cancer including aggressive tumors - Published: 2012-11-12
  8. Reducing Deaths from Prostate Cancer
    Dr. David Samadi a top robotic prostatectomy surgeon redirects prostate cancer emphasis to treatment decisions following diagnosis - Published: 2012-01-23
  9. Soy Products May Help When Conventional Prostate Cancer Treatment Fails
    New research points to soy as potential solution for men with prostate cancer unresponsive to conventional treatment of surgery and radiation - Published: 2011-12-12
  10. Urine Test for Prostate Cancer
    The research surrounding the new urine test is designed to determine its ability to stratify men diagnosed with prostate cancer - Published: 2011-08-14
  11. Advanced Prostate Cancer Treatment Options
    Prostate cancer that has become resistant to hormone treatment and does not respond to radiation or chemotherapy requires new methods of treatment - Published: 2011-08-12
  12. Prostate Prescriptions May Increase Risk of Prostate Cancer
    Trials show an increased incidence of high grade prostate cancer with finasteride and dutasteride treatment - Published: 2011-07-15
  13. Congress Move to Drastically Cut Funding for Prostate Cancer Research
    Veterans who have been exposed to chemical agents are twice as likely to develop prostate cancer as their civilian counterparts - Published: 2011-06-15
  14. Survival Rate for Advanced-stage Prostate Cancer Patients with Surgery
    Long-term survival rates for patients with advanced prostate cancer suggest they can be good candidates for surgery - Published: 2011-05-15
  15. High Omega-3s in Blood May Increase Risk of Aggressive Prostate Cancer
    Association of dietary fats and prostate cancer risk has found what is good for the heart may not be good for the prostate - Published: 2011-04-25
  16. Digoxin Possible Treatment for Prostate Cancer
    Scientists have identified digoxin as a possible therapy for prostate cancer - Published: 2011-04-03
  17. PSA Level Change Not a Predictor for Prostate Cancer
    Change in PSA velocity levels over time is a poor predictor of prostate cancer and may lead to unnecessary biopsies - Published: 2011-02-25
  18. Finger Length Points to Prostate Cancer Risk
    Men who have long index fingers are at lower risk of prostate cancer - Published: 2010-12-02
  19. Key to Successful Treatment of Aggressive Prostate Cancer
    Multidisciplinary clinic approach to aggressive prostate cancer can improve survival in patients - Published: 2010-11-22
  20. Cholesterol Drug May Have Role in Treating Prostate Cancer
    Drug commonly prescribed for people with high cholesterol may also be effective in treating prostate cancer - Published: 2010-09-21
  21. Early Detection and Treatment of Prostate Cancer
    Prostate Cancer Community Calls for Better Early Detection and Treatment - Published: 2010-09-17
  22. CyberKnife Treatment for Prostate Cancer
    CyberKnife radiosurgery treatment for prostate cancer is fast effective has no side effects and is non-invasive - Published: 2010-09-03
  23. Prostate Gland: Enlarged Symptoms, Cancer & Treatments
    Information on the male prostate gland including enlargement and prostate cancer - Published: 2010-07-21
  24. Targeted Treatment for Prostate Cancer
    Interesting concept for drug delivery and a novel strategy for prostate cancer treatment - Published: 2010-04-17
  25. Noscapine for Prostate Cancer
    Study outlines the benefits of drug noscapine used for for prostate cancer treatment - Published: 2010-03-19
  26. 66% of Prostate Cancer Patients do not need Treatment
    Studies show men with non-aggressive prostate cancer can live with the disease untreated for many years - Published: 2009-09-23
  27. Prostate Cancer Patients Disease Free After 5 years Likely to be Disease Free After 10 Years
    Prostate cancer patients who receive brachytherapy and remain free of disease for five years or greater are unlikely to have a recurrence at 10 years - Published: 2009-07-02
  28. Green Tea May Affect Prostate Cancer Progression
    Men with prostate cancer who consumed green tea demonstrated a reduction in serum markers predictive of prostate cancer progression - Published: 2009-06-20
  29. Dramatic Outcomes in Prostate Cancer Study - Mayo Clinic
    Patients with inoperable prostate cancer now cancer free with experimental drug therapy in combination with standardized hormone treatment and radiation therapy - Published: 2009-06-20
  30. MRI Effective for Determining Pathologic Stage of Prostate Cancer
    MR imaging plays an important role in determining if the cancer is restricted to the prostate gland or if it has spread beyond the capsule - Published: 2009-04-23
  31. Discovery May Lead to Improved Prostate Cancer Test
    Cancer research findings may lead to more accurate tests for prostate cancer in future - Published: 2009-04-09
  32. Drug Shows Activity in Men with Advanced Prostate Cancer
    Experimental drug lowers prostate specific antigen levels a marker for tumor growth in men with advanced prostate cancer - Published: 2009-04-08
  33. Early Stage Prostate Cancer Results Favorable for Radiation Treatment
    Results show a shortened course of radiation therapy for prostate cancer provides good PSA response for early-stage prostate cancer - Published: 2009-03-17


     What will I receive?

Money ChartLoan Information for low income singles, families, seniors and disabled. Includes home, vehicle and personal loans.

Abraham LincolnFamous People with Disabilities - Well known people with disabilities and conditions who contributed to society.

Pink awareness ribbonList of awareness ribbon colors and their meaning. Also see our calendar of awareness dates.

Chart IconBlood Pressure Chart - What should your blood pressure be. Also see information on blood group types and compatibility.