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prostate cancer

on Tue, November 27, 2018
The Cancer Center at Ascension Via Christi St. Francis now offers SpaceOAR®, a system designed to reduce radiation therapy side effects in men undergoing...
senior african american couple
on Tue, September 18, 2018
This year, an estimated 164,690 men in the United States will be diagnosed with prostate cancer and more than 29,000 will die from the disease, according to...
man at doctor's office
on Mon, June 11, 2018
Regular checkups can be potential lifesavers, especially when they catch potentially life-threatening conditions early. This Father’s Day, show your dad – or...
Prostate cancer
on Tue, March 06, 2018
Prostate cancer, the most common non-skin cancer found in American men, is second only to lung cancer in male cancer deaths. However, with screening...
Prostate cancer
on Mon, November 07, 2016
Over the past six months, there have been several articles written about the treatment of prostate cancer. The results of these studies should change the...
Virgil Miller
on Thu, June 23, 2016
When Virgil Miller was diagnosed with prostate cancer earlier this year, he wasn’t eager to spend months getting treatment or recovering from surgery. But...
prostate cancer research
on Tue, November 24, 2015
A recent study released by the American Cancer Society found that far fewer men in the United States are being diagnosed with early stage prostate cancer and...
on Thu, July 09, 2015
When Suzy Hacker was in her mid-30s, her doctor recommended that she have a hysterectomy because of anemia caused by heavy menstrual bleeding. “Because I was...
Prostate cancer patient Pat Carden
on Tue, June 18, 2013
As a lead helicopter pilot for a critical care ambulance service serving southeast Kansas, Pat Carden’s job was saving lives. Pat, 61, who retired from Joplin...