Navigation Links
Globalsurance Announces New Article on Prostate Cancer

(PRWEB) November 21, 2013

In light of "Movember", the popular worldwide charity for raising funds and awareness for prostate cancer, Globalsurance has released a new blog article which discusses some of the recent scientific breakthroughs in prostate cancer detection and explains the difference between aggressive and non-aggressive prostate cancer.

The article begins by explaining the severity of prostate cancer today. Around 80 percent of men will develop prostate cancer cells by the time they are 80 years old, and every year, nearly 1 million new cases are diagnosed. Unfortunately, incidences of the disease appear to be increasing as well.

The article then explains how events such as Movember have increased awareness of the cancer and how there have been significant scientific advancements in recent years. A genetic test will soon be available which could distinguish between aggressive and non-aggressive prostate cancer. Aggressive prostate cancer is a type which will enlarge and spread rapidly, affecting not only the prostate but nearby organs as well such as the bladder. If a tumor associated with aggressive prostate cancer is not removed, the patient is likely to experience medical complications and even death. 

As the Globalsurance article explains, the primary reason for so much concern about aggressive versus non-aggressive cancer is that each type of prostate cancer should be treated in a very different way. Non-aggressive prostate cancer should not be operated upon; if the prostate is removed from a patient with a very mild form of cancer, he risks harmful and unnecessary side effects. On the other hand, a man with aggressive prostate cancer should absolutely have his prostate removed in order to avoid a potentially fatal incarnation of the disease. 

Helping doctors distinguish between aggressive and non-aggressive prostate cancer patients could mean life-saving care for those with a serious form of the disease, and better health and quality of life for those with the non-aggressive form.

To read the full article, visit

Read the full story at

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Globalsurance Reports 18% Rise in Hong Kong Private Medical Costs
2. Globalsurance Clients with InterGlobal Receive Extra Protection via Red24 as Global Security Concerns Rise
3. IMG Add Moratorium Option, Increasing Likelihood of Pre-existing Conditions Cover for Globalsurance Clients
4. GlobalSurance Conducts Survey of Major Insurers on Breast Cancer Testing Policies
5. GlobalSurance Launches Redesigned Health Insurance Website For Its Clients
6. Globalsurance Releases 2013 International Private Medical Insurance Review
7. Globalsurance Review Reveals Premium Inflation Rates of Medical Insurance Providers
8. Globalsurance Reveals 2013 Medical Insurance Inflation Rates in Hong Kong
9. Globalsurance Reveals Singapore Medical Insurance Inflation Rates for 2013
10. Globalsurance Reveals 2013 Dubai Medical Insurance Inflation Rates
11. Globalsurance Reveals 2013 Thailand Medical Insurance Inflation Rates
Post Your Comments:
(Date:11/26/2015)... ... ... Indosoft Inc., developer and distributor of the world-class Asterisk based contact center ... reliability. , The new Q-Suite 6 platform is based on the latest Java Enterprise ... a specific piece of software for many key components of the suite. Much of ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... , ... November 25, 2015 , ... ... has been recognized once again for its stellar workplace culture with the company’s ... , Medical Solutions’ Cincinnati office was named a finalist in Cincinnati ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... November 25, 2015 , ... For the ... companies’ “ Two Organizations, One Beat ” campaign. The partnership between the two groups ... to aid in MAP International’s cause. , MAP International was founded in 1954 and ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... ... November 25, 2015 , ... Wimbledon Health Partners, the industry ... Wimbledon Athletics Facebook page to educate the public, parents and school athletic ... 2,000 people under the age of 25 die from sudden cardiac arrest every ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... ... November 25, 2015 , ... Beddit® has launched a new ... systems. The new app features a more intuitive SleepScore™ that rates sleep quality on ... slept. The SleepScore is created by a proprietary algorithm. Beddit analyzes the data to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:11/25/2015)... , Nov. 25, 2015  Linden Care, LLC, ... optimizing treatment outcomes for patients suffering from chronic pain, ... for a Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) enjoining Express Scripts ... two companies. --> --> ... all of its legal options. --> ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... 25, 2015 On Tuesday, November 24, ... trial against Wright Medical Technology, Inc. for product ... metal-on-metal hip implant device, awarded $11 million in ... week trial and three days of deliberations, the ... was defectively designed and unreasonably dangerous, and that ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... , Nov. 25, 2015  Henry Schein, Inc., ... services to office-based dental, medical and animal health practitioners, ... Meeting the Henry Schein ConnectDental® Pavilion , which ... array of open solutions designed to help any practice ... Click here for a schedule of experts appearing ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: