Drastic drop in new prostate cancer diagnoses in US

 Following the draft recommendation from the United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF), new diagnoses of prostate cancer in the US declined 28 percent in the very next year, a research says.

Eating steaks post prostate cancer diagnosis can increase death risk

If you have been diagnosed with prostate cancer, it's better to lay off Western diet, which includes red and processed meat, high-fat dairy foods, and refined grains.

Green tea may help prevent prostate cancer

Drinking green tea may help prevent prostate cancer in men with high risk of developing the disease, suggests a research led by an Indian-origin scientist.

Newly unveiled prostate cancer's 'Rosetta Stone' paves way for targeted drugs

A team of scientists has unveiled a comprehensive genetic map of advanced prostate cancer, hailing it as the disease's "Rosetta Stone."

New urine test improves prostate cancer detection: Study

 A new urine-based test has improved prostate cancer detection compared to traditional methods, says a study.

Asthmatic men less likely to die of prostate cancer

Men with a history of asthma are less likely to die of prostate cancer as compared to those who don't have asthma, new research says.

Singapore PM says given `all-clear` from prostate cancer

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said Friday he has been fully cleared of prostate cancer after undergoing surgery in February.

Brisk walking key for prostate cancer survivors

Brisk walking for about three hours a week is enough to help prostate cancer survivors reduce damaging side effects of their treatment, according to a promising study.

Man's best friend can detect prostate cancer: Study

A new study suggests that trained German shepherd dogs can sniff out the chemicals linked to prostate cancer from urine samples with more than 90 percent accuracy, a leading British daily reported on Saturday.

New treatment for prostate cancer discovered

Scientists have discovered a potential new treatment for prostate cancer using low temperature plasmas (LTPs).

Personalised medicines on way for prostate cancer patients?

Paving the way for personalised medicine, Indian scientists have identified for the first time various genetic alterations found in prostate cancer patients in the country, a development that could aid clinicians diagnose, decide and select the most effective and precise therapy for the person.

Vitamin D may reduce progression of low-grade prostate cancer

 According to a recent research, Vitamin D consumption may lead to lowering or even reverse the progression of low-grade prostate cancer, without the need of surgery or radiation.

Family history of prostate cancer increases risk of breast cancer in women

A new study has found that the risk of breast cancer increases in the woman who have a family history of prostate cancer among first-degree relatives.

Radiologists see improved diagnostic options for prostate cancer

New ultrasound techniques and multi-parameter MRI scans during biopsies allow for the detection and exact distinction of prostate tumours leading to the prospect of improved diagnosis, a British expert has said.

Singapore PM back at work after surgery

Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong was back at work on Tuesday after undergoing a successful surgery to remove his prostate gland.

Singapore PM back to work after prostate cancer surgery

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong is back at work after undergoing a successful surgery for prostate cancer two weeks ago.

Singapore PM recovering well after prostate cancer surgery

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, who underwent a successful surgery for prostate cancer two weeks ago, is recovering well, Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong has said.

Singapore PM Lee has successful operation for cancer

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has successfully undergone surgery for prostate cancer and is expected to make a full recovery, his office said on Monday.

Narendra Modi wishes quick recovery for Singapore PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday night wished his Singaporean counterpart Lee Hsien Loong a successful surgery and quick recovery.

Singapore Prime Minister diagnosed with prostate cancer

 Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has been diagnosed with prostate cancer and will undergo a surgery on Monday.