Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Men's Health News Stories - March 2010

Date Title Comments Rating
2010-03-30 U.Va. develops Prostate Exam Simulator 0 None
2010-03-30 Resurgence of mumps orchitis among teenage boys and young men 0 None
2010-03-30 GSK re-submits sNDA for Avodart to FDA 0 None
2010-03-29 FDA grants IDE approval for Urovalve's Surinate Bladder Management System 0 None
2010-03-27 Increasing spread of HIV/STD disease among MSM in Africa and Asia 0 None
2010-03-27 State HIV programs face cuts, CDC notes high prevalence in young African-Americans, gay men 0 None
2010-03-27 New study may give men a way to combat high cholesterol without drugs 0 None
2010-03-26 Muscular dystrophy: $1M grant for study of erectile dysfunction drugs in improving muscle blood flow 0 None
2010-03-24 RCOG prostate cancer treatment database reaches new milestone 0 None
2010-03-23 Ipsen, GTx expand partnership for toremifene 80 mg 0 None
2010-03-23 Walnuts affect genes related to prostate tumor growth: Study 0 None
2010-03-23 Infertile men are at greater risk for developing prostate cancer: Study 0 None
2010-03-22 AngioDynamics welcomes book on “Irreversible Electroporation” 0 None
2010-03-22 Male infertility linked to increased risk of high grade prostate cancer 0 None
2010-03-20 Young men take riskier decisions in presence of attractive women, study confirms 0 None
2010-03-19 Noscapine can be used as prophylactic treatment for prostate cancer: Study 0 2
2010-03-19 Jail and fines for performing circumcision: Massachusetts Judiciary Committee rejects bill 2 1
2010-03-18 MR-guided ablation therapy may hold promise for treatment of prostate cancer recurrences 0 None
2010-03-18 Early baldness may not be associated with risk of prostate cancer 0 None
2010-03-18 Low T Center opens new men's testosterone diagnosis and treatment center in Southlake, Texas 0 3.6
2010-03-18 Watchful waiting is viable option for many men with low risk prostate cancer 0 None
2010-03-18 High plasma selenium concentrations linked to lower occurrence of dysglycemia in elderly men 0 None
2010-03-17 Most controversial issues in urology to be discussed in the Annual Congress of EAU 0 None
2010-03-17 Boosting radiation dose for prostate cancer patients does not increase severity of side effects 0 None
2010-03-15 Multimedia software program developed to help prostate cancer patients make treatment decisions 0 None
2010-03-12 New SpermCheck Fertility home test kit for sperm level measurement 0 None
2010-03-12 New method to better study prostate cancer 0 None
2010-03-12 Genentech announces topline results from Phase III trial of Avastin 0 None
2010-03-12 PSA test is still the best option for diagnosing prostate cancer 0 None
2010-03-12 Abbott's sNDA for new six-month 45-mg formulation of Lupron Depot: FDA accepts for review 0 None
2010-03-11 Watson Pharmaceuticals' TRELSTAR receives FDA approval for treatment of advanced prostate cancer 0 None
2010-03-11 Study supports Myriad Genetics' PROLARIS molecular diagnostic test for predicting prostate cancer recurrence 0 None
2010-03-11 Genetic mutation in African-American men with family history of prostate cancer discovered 0 None
2010-03-10 Imaging tools may help address challenging clinical dilemma of prostate cancer care: Study 0 None
2010-03-10 Researchers in Canada discover novel oncolytic viral therapy against prostate cancer 0 None
2010-03-09 Type of specialist that men with prostate cancer see can influence form of therapy they ultimately receive 0 None
2010-03-09 Prostate cancer: Therapy depends on consulted specialty 0 None
2010-03-08 Prostate-specific dietary supplements discouraged during radiation therapy treatments: Study 0 None
2010-03-08 DiagnoCure: Global studies confirm clinical utility of PROGENSA PCA3 test 0 None
2010-03-08 Necessity of repeat biopsy in suspected prostate cancer: Gen-Probe's PROGENSA PCA3 assay can help determine 0 None
2010-03-08 Men employed in occupations with potential exposure to sunlight have reduced risk of kidney cancer 0 5
2010-03-06 Poniard Pharmaceuticals' picoplatin Phase 2 study in metastatic CRPC: Positive results 0 None
2010-03-05 American Cancer Society stresses importance of educating patients to risk of prostate screening 0 None
2010-03-05 America's Prostate Cancer Organizations release shared perspective on screening and treatment 0 None
2010-03-05 Men should discuss risks, benefits with doctor before undergoing prostate-cancer screening 0 None
2010-03-05 Health Discovery delivers letter of gratitude and support to Congressman Edolphus Towns for holding congressional hearing 0 None
2010-03-04 Accurate, life-saving diagnostic tools needed for screening and prevention of prostate cancer, says AdMeTech 0 None
2010-03-04 Arc radiotherapy treatments: Breakthrough in image-guided targeting of prostate tumors 0 5
2010-03-04 Prostate cancer screening: Another set of new guidelines adds to the confusion 0 None
2010-03-04 Also in Global Health News: U.S. Ambassador to U.N.; Male circumcision; River blindness in Ecuador; Nursing shortage in Caribbean; Maternal health in Bolivia; Drug-resistant TB in North Korea; Cholera vaccine 0 None
2010-03-04 Androxal Type C meeting: Repros Therapeutics receives FDA’s version of minutes 0 None
2010-03-04 PCF: PSA screening remains valuable tool for identifying potential prostate disease 0 None
2010-03-04 Zoraxel for treatment of ED: Rexahn Pharmaceuticals submits Phase IIb protocol to FDA 0 None
2010-03-03 Phase 3 trial: Cabazitaxel improves survival in patients with metastatic hormone-refractory prostate cancer 0 5
2010-03-03 AUA Foundation joins AUA in response to the ACS updated prostate cancer screening guidelines 0 None
2010-03-03 Enlarged prostate: Dutasteride-tamsulosin combination therapy more effective 0 None
2010-03-02 Generic version of Flomax Capsules receives FDA approval 0 None
2010-03-02 AdMeTech Foundation: Health care reform highlights need for better screening and prevention of prostate cancer 0 None
2010-03-02 RMEI and PIM sponsor education webcast on therapeutic considerations for CRPC 0 None
2010-03-02 High levels of anti-aging hormone may increase cancer mortality in older men 0 None
2010-03-01 Regular use of aspirin, acetaminophen and NSAIDs increases risk of hearing loss in men 0 3.7


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