Prostate cancer affects approximately one in seven men, according to the American Cancer Society. But a new study shows that there has been a significant drop in the number of new diagnoses. The author of the study suggests that a controversial recommendation from a government task force may be behind that decline.
On the "Should I Worry" segment this week on "Sunday Housecall," a viewer wrote in and asked, "I'm an active male in my early 40s, but recently I've noticed I don't have as much muscle strength as I used to. Should I worry?"
On "Sunday Housecall" today, Dr. David Samadi, professor, Chairman of Urology and Chief of Robotic Surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital, weighed in on a new study that suggests obesity could make prostate cancer much more aggressive.
Researchers have unveiled a new blood test to detect prostate cancer.
A DNA screening test could be used to detect the risk of prostate cancer, according to a team at the Institute of Cancer Research in London.
Dr. David Samadi, a member of Fox News’ Medical A-Team, traveled to Israel last week to follow up with patients he has treated and to teach doctors techniques about robotic prostate surgery.
A new study claims that a simple blood test could detect lung and prostate cancers in the early stages. The American Society of Anesthesiologists says its research could also help determine the success rate of tumor removal surgery.
Best-selling author Vince Flynn has died at the age of 47 after losing a two-year battle with prostate cancer. Flynn 's works include a series of political thriller novels.