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Aiding patients' decisions on PSA screening

If it does decrease the likelihood of dying of prostate cancer, the effect is small. ... American Cancer Society Guideline for the Early Detection of Prostate Cancer: Update 2010.
July 2011

Cleaning the House of Medicine

We screened routinely for prostate cancer long before knowing if it was beneficial, only to learn we were imposing net harm. ... We issued breast cancer screening guidelines with convictions unjustified by uncertainties that prevail to this day.
October 2019

QD: News Every Day--Soy supplements didn't reduce risk of prostate cancer recurrence after prostatectomy

QD: News Every Day--Soy supplements didn't reduce risk of prostate cancer recurrence after prostatectomy. ... Between 48% to 55% of men diagnosed as having prostate cancer use dietary supplements, including soy products, researchers noted.
October 2019

Prostate screening controversy far from settled

Case closed, right? Hardly. The prostate cancer screening debate has been raging for the past decade. ... So, where do we go from here? Prostate cancer screening is an ideal topic to include patient input.
October 2019

Squeezing in the cancer screening talk

We have evidence, and practitioners should use that to improve cancer screening rates. ... When Dr. Mulhausen told an 86-year-old man he didn't need to screen for prostate cancer, for example, the patient responded, “So you're just going to give up
October 2019

Overtreatment: when less is more in medicine

Already over the past year, cancer screening guidelines have been updated based on reviews of the latest medical evidence. ... Prostate cancer screening with blood test PSA does not appear to be helpful in determining which men have the life threatening
October 2019

Fish tales and prostate cancer

In this population, the association between fish intake and prostate cancer is murky. ... cannot be used to make specific assertions about supplements versus fish) does increase prostate cancer risk.
October 2019

The last nail in the coffin for multivitamins

There is no reason to take vitamins or minerals for cancer or cardiovascular disease prevention. ... And the review highlighted the harms of some vitamins. β-carotene and vitamin A increase lung cancer risk in smokers, and vitamin E increases the risk
October 2019

Evidence-based recommendations triggered accusations of euthanasia

The new recommendations surprise many people: They say that men age 75 and older should not be screened for prostate cancer. ... Ironically, it ended up tarring me as a heartless one. Prostate cancer causes a lot of suffering, I know.
October 2019

The prostate screening predicament: What's a guy to do?

and finally, (5) the nature of the nature/nurture debate and its pertinence to prostate cancer screening. ... 2) Prostate cancer is unpredictable. Most men who die after age 80 die with it, but not of it.
October 2019

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