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Mystery of Prostate Diseases Possibly Unraveled 2011-03-29

Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) and prostate cancer could be the result a previously unrecognized route of free testosterone flow from the testes to the prostate, according to investigators. The underlying cause, they say, is varicocele.…

Hormone Therapy Improves Prostate Cancer Survival 2011-03-28

In men with locally advanced prostate cancer, six months of hormone therapy combined with radiation significantly reduces prostate cancer, compared with radiotherapy alone, according to a study published online March 25 in The Lancet Oncology.…

One Way To Ward Off Prostate Cancer 2011-03-26

In a recent Johns Hopkins study, researchers determined that men who gained 5 or more pounds prior to and up to one year after, prostate surgery were nearly twice as likely to battle cancer again, compared to with those who maintained their weight. …

You can take 9 steps to reduce your risk of prostate cancer 2011-03-26

Regular, decaf, half-caf, whatever it's all good, say Harvard researchers. They found that men who drank six or more cups of regular or decaf coffee were 59 percent less likely to develop advanced prostate cancer than those who eschewed the brew. …

Testosterone Therapy Safe for the Prostate 2011-03-25

VIENNATestosterone replacement therapy benefits hypogonadal men without adversely affecting prostate safety, according to the largest international trial of hypogonadal men receiving the treatment. …

New Male Fertility Breakthrough 2011-03-25

Most guys assume their swimmers are champs. So finding out they arent even showing up for the race when trying to make a baby can be devastating. Fortunately, Japanese researchers may be on to a cutting-edge treatment to grow your sperm.…

Botulinum Toxin Eases BPH Symptoms 2011-03-24

VIENNABotulinum toxin type A (BTA) injected into the prostate may be a safe and effective treatment for lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) associated with benign prostatic hyperplasia(BPH), according to preliminary study results presented.…