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Prostate Cancer Recurrence After Surgery

Will Your Prostate Cancer Recur after Surgery? by Robert Warren Hess If you have prostate cancer and you have your prostate removed (radical prostatectomy), can your cancer return?  If it does return, are there treatment options available? These are questions men ask when they are faced with making a decision about prostate cancer treatment. Unfortunately, more…

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How to Create a Great Lunch in Just 5:55.2 minutes

How to Make a Great Lunch in Just Under Six Minutes By Robert Warren Hess I’m always busy and I tend to grab the first edible thing I can put my hands on. My ability to eat just about anything was honed during my Army career. We ate whatever the mess sergeant put in our more…

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How I Rode Around the World for Prostate Cancer Awareness

Diet, Exercise, and Cancer I was diagnosed with prostate cancer in December 2002, just a few weeks before my older sister succumbed to pancreatic cancer. As you might imagine, that was a very intense period of my life. Just like most people receiving a cancer diagnosis, I began an intense research program focused on what more…

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How Prostate Cancer Therapies Compare by Cost and Effectiveness

Have you ever wondered about the cost of treating prostate cancer? Most of us don’t, but it turns out there is a fairly large cost difference between surgery and radiation therapy. A medical research team at the University of California, San Francisco (USCF) recently published a cost analysis comparison. The study looked at the cost more…

New PCAP Cycling Jersey

This is an image of our 2013 jersey design. We have a limited number of these great looking jerseys available right now at our online store. Order one now for national prostate cancer awareness month in September . . .

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Why men need to track their PSA tests personally

Prostate Cancer Survivors Speak Their Minds The following excerpt comes from the Prostate Cancer Survivors Speak website – www.prostatecancersurvivorsspeak.com Begin Quote Chapter 4: MALCOLM “MAC” OGILVIE Don’t Let Your Health Insurance Kill You! Mac Ogilvie was a colonel in the U.S. Marine Corps and served his country for twenty six years before retiring from the more…

How ProstateTracker Supports PSA Velocity Risk Count

How PSAV Finds Aggressive Prostate Cancer The article below discusses a new technique for using ProstateTracker and PSA values over time to predict the likelihood of prostate cancer being present. ProstateTracker, developed by the Prostate Cancer Awareness Project by generous financial support from the Success Foundry Inc. and our Cars for Prostate Cancer program, provides more…

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The Cost of Prostate Cancer in the U.S.

NEW PROSTATE CANCER DEATHS SINCE JAN. 1ST: 16,708 NEW PROSTATE CANCER CASES SINCE JAN. 1ST: 133,662

A Simple Anti-body for the CD47 Protein Showing Real Promise in Cancer Cure

I ran across two very interesting articles this morning. The first summarizes research being done at Stanford University’s Institute of Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine and the Ludwig Center for Cancer Stem Cell Research. In short, researchers have found the the CD47 protein acts to protect cancer cells from the body’s natural immune systems more…

Why men need to track their PSA values over time.

A new screening method for prostate cancer. New study shows benefits of novel PSA velocity risk count testing for prostate cancer. A new study by NYU Langone Medical Center and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine shows novel PSA velocity (PSAV) risk count testing may provide a more effective way for physicians to screen men more…

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