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Prostate Cancer Recovery: Emotional Effects

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When your doctor told you that you had prostate cancer, you might have felt numb. You might have felt panic. You almost certainly began to experience anxiety and distress, and perhaps depression as the news truly sunk in. Treating prostate cancer should be about more than just killing the cancer cells. Your emotional well-being will [...]

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Provenge Information

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Provenge Information Provenge information gathering can be challenging since this immunotherapy treatment for prostate cancer has been getting a lot of press lately. It can be difficult to wade through the rhetoric about what  Provenge (sipuleucel-T) is, what it can and cannot do for men who have prostate cancer, and how to pay for treatment. [...]

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What is Modified Citrus Pectin?

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There’s been a lot written lately about Modified Citrus Pectin (MCP) and with good reason—a number of studies have illuminated how MCP can support overall health on the cellular level. But you may be asking: what exactly is MCP, and should it be a part of my diet? Ordinary citrus pectin can be found in [...]

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Stress Management for Prostate Cancer

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The problem with stress is that we are no longer being chased by ferocious lions on the African plain. Stress can be beneficial when it stimulates the fight or flight response and allows you to outwit a predator, but not so much in everyday life. Stress can affect your body in so many ways – [...]

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Will Medicare Pay For Cost of Provenge?

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Will Medicare Pay for Cost of Provenge? Will Medicare pay for cost of Provenge? That’s a question many men ask, especially since most of the men eligible for Provenge are age 65 or older. The high cost of healthcare is a major hurdle for many individuals and families, and so when the Food and Drug [...]

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Prostate Cancer Surgery

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A diagnosis of prostate cancer is not a death sentence. Quite often, the disease progresses slowly. Most men diagnosed with prostate cancer will live at least five years past the diagnosis, and 91 percent can expect to live at least 10 years past the diagnosis date. Treatments like chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, and Provenge may help [...]

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Prostate Cancer Recovery: Physical Effects

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The word “cancer” is practically synonymous with “chemotherapy.” However, prostate cancer can be treated with a range of methods, from chemotherapy to cryosurgery. Every man will experience different effects, depending on the specific prostate cancer treatment. Talk to your doctor about what to expect, and make sure that you know all of the possible side [...]

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Hospitalization Rate Low After Prostate Biopsy

Men who are considering a prostate biopsy may take comfort in the results of a new study which showed the hospitalization rate is low—less than 1%–after prostate biopsy. The study was presented as a poster at the American Urological Association’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Georgia, on May 23, 2012. Prostate biopsy is a test that [...]

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Prostate Cancer Treatment Options

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Prostate Cancer Treatment Options The number of prostate cancer treatment options can be overwhelming for men when they first receive a diagnosis of prostate cancer. One of their first thoughts is, “How should I treat it?” At a basic level, when choosing treatment for prostate cancer, you need to look at the numbers; that is, [...]

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Prostate Cancer Treatment Side Effects Last a Decade

When men get a diagnosis of prostate cancer, choosing a treatment course is a challenging task, and one that should include gathering all the information they can about treatment options from research, healthcare providers, and other sources. One important piece of information about any prostate cancer treatment is the occurrence of side effects such as [...]

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