In the article accompanying this editorial, Klotz et al report the longest follow-up to date in one of the largest extant active surveillance cohorts. Read this article.
The year 2014 has again provided important developments in the area of prostate cancer. New data and new treatments span the spectrum of prostate cancer management, from prevention and screening to optimal strategies for localized, locally advanced, and metastatic disease. Read the article. (Free Medscape account required.)
Awareness: The PCCN-Toronto and Side by Side Prostate Cancer Support Groups Newsletter. In this Issue: 20th Anniversary Highlighted by November Scotiabank awareness Night Celebrations – including photos PCCN-Toronto’s Postition on PSA Testing Dr. Andrew Feifer – January Awareness Night – Testing Procedure and Diagnosing Prostate Cancer Another Successful Toronto Wake-up Call Breakfast Blue Wrist Bands Holiday Wishes from out Chairman 2015 Scotiabank Awareness Nights Schedule Read it by clicking the link below to open the pdf file: December_2014_Newsletter
Metabolites in the essential mineral selenium may help the body fight certain kinds of cancer, say researchers at the University of Copenhagen. Selenium is found naturally in a number of vegetables and nuts, as well as in fish such as salmon, tuna and cod. Read the article.