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6 Risk Factors for Alzheimer’s Risk factors for Alzheimer’s have a lot to do with age, genetics, and heart health. Alzheimer’s the most common type of dementia. It causes problems with memory, thinking, and behavior. Alzheimer’s is not a normal part of aging, and it worsens over time. Symptoms usually develop slowly but eventually get [...]The post 6 Risk Factors for Alzheimer’s appeared first on Prostate.net.
Can Viagra Help Female Sexual Dysfunction? Female sexual dysfunction is a common problem that many couples face. The good news is that little blue pill that helps men with erectile dysfunction can also help women facing sexual dysfunction. A number of studies seem to show that Viagra (sildenafil citrate) helps woman with symptoms of low libido [...]The post Can Viagra Help Female Sexual Dysfunction? appeared first on Prostate.net.
Provenge with Xtandi Treatments for castrate resistant prostate cancer have only been studied individually for the most part, but a case report published in the journal Urology begins to shed some light on whether combining Provenge with Xtandi might have benefit for some patients with castrate resistant prostate cancer . Nearly 1 in 3 men [...]The post Can You Combine Provenge with Xtandi appeared first on Prostate.net.
How to Lower PSA Count How to lower PSA is something you might ask yourself if you receive the news that you have a high PSA test result. You may be concerned if your PSA (prostate-specific antigen) level is higher than average or has gone up since it was last tested. A high PSA has [...]The post How to Lower PSA Count appeared first on Prostate.net.
Is a Low PSA Good for You? “Is low PSA good for you?” is a question you might ask yourself if you have recently gotten or are thinking about getting a PSA (prostate specific antigen) test. A PSA test measures the amount of PSA in a man’s blood. PSA is a protein produced by the [...]The post Is a Low PSA Good for You appeared first on Prostate.net.
Problems with the PSA Test Problems with the PSA test have been causing controversy due to the many false positive or false negative results of the blood test. In cases in which the test result is a false positive, the PSA is elevated but there is no sign of cancer. Why is this harmful? The [...]The post Problems with the PSA Test appeared first on Prostate.net.
New Immune Therapy Drugs for Cancer New immune therapy drugs for cancer include a new class of drugs that could change the way doctors and patients fight cancer. Three major pharmaceutical companies that are developing these drugs shared data from their studies at a meeting of American Society of Clinical Oncology. The new immune therapy [...]The post New Immune Therapy Drugs for Cancer appeared first on Prostate.net.
What Is the PSA? What is the PSA and what does it mean? PSA stands for prostate specific antigen, which is a protein produced by the prostate gland. The function of the PSA is to liquefy the semen to make it easier for sperm to swim. The PSA test measures the amount of PSA in [...]The post What Is the PSA appeared first on Prostate.net.
Garlic Health Benefits for Men Garlic health benefits for men might surprise you. We all know that garlic tastes good, but this member of the lily family also packs in the nutritional benefits for men. It is a safe and inexpensive way to eat well to be well, and it is well documented that people [...]The post Garlic Health Benefits for Men appeared first on Prostate.net.
Provenge Success Stories Provenge success stories provide hope for prostate cancer patients. Richard Hamablet is a 15-year prostate cancer survivor who has been through multiple prostate cancer treatments, but the cancer always returned. He recently underwent a new therapy for advanced prostate cancer called Provenge. According to Dr. Vikas Malhora, M.D., of Florida cancer specialists, [...]The post Provenge Success Stories appeared first on Prostate.net.