prostate cancer

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UCLA: Older men with prostate cancer don’t benefit from aggressive treatment

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Treating older men with early-stage prostate cancer who also have other serious underlying health problems with aggressive therapies such as surgery or radiation therapy does not help them live longer and […]


April 4, 2010 - Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling courtside during game between the New York Knicks and the Clippers in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok)

Donald Sterling has prostate cancer

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling has prostate cancer, according to a published report. The New York Post report was confirmed by ESPN. Neither outlet named the sources for its reporting. […]


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New prostate cancer study shows benefits of low-fat diet, fish oil

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Men with prostate cancer who ate a low-fat diet and took fish oil supplements showed changes in their cancer tissue that may help prevent disease growth and recurrence, according to a […]



Stuck in hospital, cancer patient marries his love

ORANGE, Calif. (AP) – Dennis Lyman wasn’t about to let an extended hospital stay get between him and marrying his girlfriend of nearly 30 years. On Friday, Lyman exchanged vows with Barbara Monds from his […]


Tables of the drug finasteride are displayed outside of a news conference given by the National Cancer Institute in Washington, Tuesday, June 24, 2003. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

Drug safely cuts prostate cancer risk, study finds

Long-term results from a major federal study ease worries about the safety of a hormone-blocking drug that can lower a man’s chances of developing prostate cancer. The drug cut prostate cancer risk by 30 percent […]


Gary Lycan

Radio columnist Gary Lycan dies at age 68

Orange Country Register radio columnist Gary Lycan has died. He was 68. For most of his time at the Register, he was an editor, and the paper says the radio column was “launched almost by accident.”


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Study sees prostate cancer treatment side effects

(AP) – A new study underscores that men need to carefully consider treatments for early-stage prostate cancer. 15 years after surgery or radiation treatment, nearly all of the older men in the study had some problems having sex. 1/5th had bladder or bowel trouble.


UCLA Medical Center building, Los Angeles (AP Photo)

UCLA receives $4.6 million gift

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The estate of a late University of California Board of Regents member and former May Co. department store executive and his wife gave the UCLA’s Department of Urology $4.6 million, it was announced today.


Dr. Takahashi discusses prostate cancer treatment

Listen to this interview with Dr. Patrick Takahashi on the topic of prostate cancer treatment. He was on the air the Penny Griego and Phil Hulett this morning, following the news about Gov. Brown’s prostate cancer.


California Governor Jerry Brown

Gov. Brown being treated for prostate cancer

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – Gov. Jerry Brown’s office says the California governor is undergoing radiation treatment for prostate cancer.




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