New Vaccine Bring Hope For Those Who Are Fighting Prostate Cancer

Researchers say the compound, called APC8015 (Provenge), primes patients’ immune systems to recognize and kill prostate cancer cells that have spread throughout the body.In a trial of 127 men with advanced disease, patients given the vaccine, called Provenge, experienced an average 18 percent increase in survival, compared to those on a placebo, the scientists report.”For … Read more

Treatment And Symptoms Of Prostate Cancer

Treatment Treatment for prostate cancer may include everything from “watchful waiting” to removal of the entire prostate gland. Get a brief overview of your treatment options here. Tool: Treating Prostate Cancer Quiz Many men are living with old preconceptions about prostate cancer treatment and its effects on their lives. Separate the myths from the facts … Read more