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Prostate Health

What your man really needs for Valentine's Day

Dr. David Samadi | Posted 02.03.2016 | New York
Dr. David Samadi

Valentine's Day is just around the corner. While it is customary for men to get women gifts for this special day, many women will be trying to figure ...

How 20 Years In The Army Helped Prepare Me For My Toughest Battle Yet

Col. Paul Taylor | Posted 07.15.2016 | Healthy Living
Col. Paul Taylor

In June 2012, I was set to deploy to Afghanistan with the U.S. Army's 101st Airborne Division. As the commander of an Army unit, I was responsible for ensuring my soldiers were ready. I myself was prepared, as I had been for every deployment. And then came the one thing I couldn't prepare for: cancer.

Two Foods You Should Consider for Prostate Health

Manuel Villacorta | Posted 01.10.2015 | Healthy Living
Manuel Villacorta

Of course, no food or diet can by itself prevent cancer. What maca and lycopene in tomatoes can do, as part of a healthy lifestyle, is help support your body's basic systems, boost your body's homeostasis, and help repair the destructive effects of aging.

The Quiet Enemy: Non-Cancerous Prostate Growth

Bob Bragar | Posted 07.28.2014 | Healthy Living
Bob Bragar

You might not notice the problem. You write it off to advancing age. You haven't got cancer and you'd rather avoid medical procedures. So you just strain a little harder to pee and think nothing of it. But this partial blockage can be a silent menace that ultimately can cause major problems.

Researchers Find Link Between Chronic Inflammation And Prostate Cancer

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 04.18.2014 | Healthy Living

Researchers have found a link between chronic inflammation in prostate tissue, which is when the body's immune system is in a constant state of high a...

Shift Work and High PSA

Dr. Michael J. Breus | Posted 11.30.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Michael J. Breus

The relationship of circadian dysfunction to cancer risk is a critically important area of research. With millions of Americans working shifts -- and a wider array of jobs requiring non-traditional schedules -- this is an issue that needs rigorous study and attention.

Show Your Prostate Some Love

Jim Higley | Posted 01.29.2013 | Healthy Living
Jim Higley

When I was going through my cancer journey, I did it alone. Sure, there were a couple of thoughtful, older guys who were living with prostate cancer who told me that everything would be okay. And while I appreciated their kindness, their journey wasn't quite like mine.

Pumpkins Improve Prostate Health

Elaine Gavalas | Posted 01.08.2013 | Healthy Living
Elaine Gavalas

Pumpkins play an important role during fall's festivities, especially in Thanksgiving menus. While enjoying pumpkin dishes, you may very well be protecting yourself against cancer and heart disease.

Before Eating Red Meat, Think Twice and Live Longer

Craig Cooper | Posted 08.15.2012 | Healthy Living
Craig Cooper

Before you grab a sizzling steak from the grill or order up a rare burger at a restaurant, stop and think twice. When you reconsider eating red meat and make a healthier menu choice, you give yourself a chance to live longer. Here's why.

A Second At-Bat: Lucky Me!

Ed Randall | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Ed Randall

Dr. Nicholas Romas was leaning forward from behind his desk, looking me in the eye and saying with a straight face, "Ed, you have cancer and you have a LOT of cancer."