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08/15/2022

From the Prostate Cancer Research Desk: Benefits of COVID-19 Vaccines, PSA Screening

In this roundup of recent prostate cancer research, data from the U.S. Veterans Health Administration yields insights into the benefits of COVID-19 vaccination and of PSA screening. COVID-19 vaccination protects patients with cancer against infection and death In case you needed another reason to get a COVID-19 vaccine or booster,. Read More

Easy Fish Tacos

Easy Fish Tacos Adapted from delish.com Prep time: 20 minutes Cook time: 15 minutes Serves: 4 Ingredients: Fish 3 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil Juice of 1 lime 2 tsp. chili powder 1 tsp. paprika 1/2 tsp. ground cumin 1/2 tsp. cayenne pepper 1 1/2 lb. cod (or other flaky white. Read More

08/15/2022

Easy Fish Tacos

As the heat of summer continues, it’s a good time to leave the oven off and opt for a quick, healthy, stovetop-only dinner. This fish taco recipe allows you to make the fresh corn-and-cabbage slaw while the fish marinates in a simple, clean mix of olive oil, lime juice, and. Read More

08/05/2022

Breaking News: FDA Approves Darolutamide for Metastatic Hormone-Sensitive Prostate Cancer

Today, the FDA approved darolutamide in combination with docetaxel chemotherapy for patients with metastatic hormone-sensitive prostate cancer (mHSPC). This means that patients with mHSPC (prostate cancer that has spread beyond the prostate and is responsive to hormone therapy, or who have not yet received hormone therapy) have an additional treatment. Read More

07/28/2022

August Episode of “The Prostate Health Show” on SiriusXM Covers Risk Factors for Prostate Cancer

Got questions about prostate health and prostate cancer? The Prostate Cancer Foundation, Sirius XM’s Doctor Radio channel, and NYU Langone Health are partnering on a monthly prostate health radio series. Our host is PCF-funded researcher and practicing urologist Stacy Loeb, MD, MSc, PhD (Hon.) longtime host of the popular “Men’s. Read More

07/26/2022

Researchers Identify a New Subtype of Advanced Prostate Cancer

A PCF-funded study published in the prestigious journal Science has identified a new subtype of castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC). Understanding how genes and proteins “drive” this particular type of cancer may lead to new treatments. In the early stages, prostate cancer cells are driven by androgens (e.g., testosterone), which naturally. Read More

07/18/2022

Plant-Based Diets and Prostate Cancer

“Plant-based” foods are increasingly on the radar. You can grab a green juice at most chain coffee shops, a decent salad at airport restaurants, or a “McPlant” (Impossible) burger at the Golden Arches in some locations. And at many local grocery stores or farmers’ markets, you can purchase ingredients to. Read More

07/13/2022

Does Testosterone Cause Prostate Cancer?

As men age, their testosterone levels can fall: by one estimate, 39% of men aged 45-85 have blood testosterone levels considered low (less than 300 ng/mL). Many have no symptoms, but some men may experience symptoms such as low mood, low energy, weight gain, and low sex drive, leading them. Read More

07/11/2022

Meet Chuck Ryan, M.D.

“I don’t think we’ve ever been in a more exciting time in prostate cancer and oncology, with advances in targeted therapies, hormonal therapies, cellular therapies, radioligand therapies.  We don’t know what’s the next big thing, but we know that all of those approaches can be refined even further.  We’ve got. Read More

07/08/2022

Southwestern Black Bean and Corn Salad

It’s the peak of summer, bringing BBQs, potlucks, and family gatherings. If you’re looking for a quick and healthy recipe that you can easily scale up for a crowd, make this salad your go-to contribution for the rest of the season. This colorful mix of black beans, corn, onions, bell. Read More