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Is Your Hair Taking a Break?

... alopecia. While pattern hair loss affects both men and women, it is very different in women and does ... Another common form of hair loss in both men and women, telogen effluvium, refers to an ... An autoimmune form of hair loss that can affect men and women, alopecia areata, occurs when the ...

Study Results Present Efficacy and Safety Findings from the PHIRST-1 Study of Patients with Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Taking Tadalafil Tablets Once Daily

... by prescription only and is not for everyone. men should discuss their medical conditions and all ... are healthy enough for sexual activity. men taking nitrates, often used for chest pain, ... sexually transmitted diseases, including HIV. men should not drink alcohol in excess with CIALIS. ...

Medivation Announces Positive New Efficacy Data From Phase 1-2 Trial of MDV3100 in Advanced Prostate Cancer Patients

... MDV3100 is not only a promising medication for men with CRPC, but that it may also be useful earlier ... most common cancer worldwide. More than 1 million men in the United States have prostate cancer, and it is the second leading cause of cancer death among men after lung cancer(1). In 2009, an estimated ...

Genomic Health Study Shows Breast Cancers in Men Display Very Similar Gene Signatures to Those in Women

... in Orlando, demonstrated that breast cancer in men displays similar gene signatures to female breast ... is not just a woman's disease, yet treatment for men is typically extrapolated from our experience in ... information to help guide treatment decisions for men with breast cancer." The study, "Molecular ...

Study Reported Tadalafil Taken Once Daily Improved Erectile Function in Men with ED and Sexual Quality of Life in Couples

... well-tolerated, improved erectile function for men with erectile dysfunction (ED) and reported improvement in the sexual quality of life scores for men and their female partners. The 12-week study monitored 342 men and their partners, using several scientific ...

Poniard Pharmaceuticals Reports First Quarter 2009 Financial Results and Provides a Corporate Update

... is the third most common cancer in both American men and women, and the third leading cause of cancer ... Cancer More than 1 million American men are currently living with prostate cancer and it is the second leading cause of death among men in the U.S. In 2008, an estimated 186,320 new ...

Poniard Pharmaceuticals to Present New Data from Phase 2 Clinical Trials of Picoplatin in Multiple Tumor Types at the 45th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology

... Prostate Cancer More than 1 million American men are currently living with prostate cancer and it is the second leading cause of death among men in the U.S. In 2008, an estimated 186,320 new ... is the third most common cancer in both American men and women, and the third leading cause of cancer ...

Investigational Genetic Test May Help Address Common Problems in Prostate Cancer Diagnosis

... of a positive initial prostate biopsy in men with elevated serum PSA levels. In addition, PCA3 scores were higher in men whose prostate tumors had higher Gleason scores, ... itself. In addition, PCA3 scores were higher in men with pathologically significant cancers than ...

Study Results Present Paradigm Shift; REDUCE Trial Shows New Hope for the Risk Reduction of Prostate Cancer

... by 23 percent the risk of prostate cancer in men with an increased risk of the disease. ... one in six American men, with African American men having an incidence rate up to 60% higher than ... "We continually stress the importance for men to receive a baseline Prostate Specific Antigen ...

Prostate Cancer Immunotherapy Significantly Prolongs Survival in Men With Advanced Prostate Cancer

... experimental immunotherapy improved survival in men with metastatic disease, according to new results ... double-blind, placebo-controlled study evaluating men with asymptomatic or minimally symptomatic, ... Sipuleucel-T is an investigational therapy for men with androgen-independent prostate cancer. It is ...

Data Presented at AUA Demonstrate PROVENGE Significantly Prolongs Survival for Men With Advanced Prostate Cancer in Pivotal Phase 3 IMPACT Study

... 3 IMPACT study of PROVENGE(R) (sipuleucel-T) in men with advanced prostate cancer met its primary ... Dendreon's investigational product candidate for men with advanced prostate cancer and represents the ... paradigm using immunotherapy for the treatment of men with advanced prostate cancer." IMPACT was ...

Generic Substitutes Less Effective/Safe Than Branded Medications in Treating Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms

... Md., April 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- men taking generic drugs may be more likely to have ... Over eight weeks, the study tested 212 men taking branded alpha blockers or 5-ARIs with an ... the prevalence of adverse events. In the men who were switched to generic medications, the ...

Pivotal Clinical Data Published for the Only Laser Phototherapy Device Cleared by the FDA for Hair Growth

... as first line therapy for all appropriate men with this condition. According to Mr. ... pattern baldness affects more than 50 million men in the U.S. and many more millions of men worldwide. Study Design and Results ...

EAU Position Statement on Screening for Prostate Cancer

... population screening in 162,000 asymptomatic men aged 55-69 years. For every prostate cancer death prevented, 1410 men have to undergo screening, while 48 are needed to ... absence of population screening, the EAU advises men who consider screening by PSA testing and ...

A Joint Statement From America's Prostate Cancer Advocacy, Education, and Support Organizations

... no convincing evidence that mass screening of men over 50 or 55 years of age will lead to a ... a disease that still kills over 28,600 American men every year, and many more around the world. We encourage all men to be proactive, and to seek out information and ...

Leader in Prostate Health Urges Prostate Cancer Screening in Face of Contradicting Data

... said Poage. "We know for a fact that some men will be diagnosed with aggressive prostate cancer ... screening without firm evidence could cost men their lives." The PCEC encourages men to "Choose to Know - and Know to Choose." This ...

PSA Screening Cuts Deaths by 20%, Says World's Largest Prostate Cancer Study

... 182,000 but then narrowed down to 162,000 men in seven countries, aged 55-69; only those who ... - 21 March 2009). By initially screening men 55 to 69 years with the PSA marker and offering ... Exact data showed that on average for every 1,408 men screened, 48 had cancer diagnosed and ...

Task Force Recommends Using Aspirin to Prevent Cardiovascular Disease When the Benefits Outweigh the Harms

... aspirin may have different benefits and harms in men and women. The Task Force found good evidence that aspirin decreases first heart attacks in men and first strokes in women. The more risk ... from aspirin. The Task Force recommends that men between the ages of 45 and 79 should use aspirin ...

Freezing Prostate Cancer Does a Man's Body Good

... to 'map' the disease," said Onik. He studied 120 men who had focal cryoablation over the past 12 ... said Onik. He reported that 85 percent of the men retained sexual function. Of those who did not ... cancer. The results showed that 70 percent of the men would have their management changed by the new ...

Cardium's InnerCool Announces Positive Benefits of Cooling During Robotic-Assisted Prostate Surgery Published in Urology

... cancer is the most common cancer in American men other than skin cancers. One in six men will develop prostate cancer in their lifetime, and in 2007 over 200,000 men were newly diagnosed with the disease. ...

Ascenta Therapeutics Announces Positive Preliminary Results with AT-101 in Docetaxel Refractory Prostate Cancer

... with docetaxel and prednisone (D/P) in men with docetaxel refractory, castrate resistant ... The analysis included data from 37 men with docetaxel-refractory CRPC who were treated ... in the United States and that more than 26,000 men died of the disease in 2008, making it the second ...

Diabetes Patients with High Triglycerides and Low HDL Cholesterol Get the Most Benefit From Fenofibrate Treatment: New Data From the FIELD Study

... (HDL) cholesterol (<1.03 mmol/L-40mg/dL in men and <1.3 mmol/L-50mg/dL in women), according ... HDL cholesterol (<1.03 mmol/L-40mg/dL in men and <1.3 mmol/L-50mg/dL in women) and elevated ... obesity (waist circumference >40 inches in men and >35 inches in women) AND -- ...

Data Suggests New Antigen-Antibody Combo Test Useful for High Volume Public Health Screening

... samples were collected every six months from men who have sex with men (MSM) participating in the U.S. Behavioral Intervention Study (EXPLORE). The men were HIV antibody negative at enrollment in the ...

Mayo Clinic Study Finds Younger Men With Erectile Dysfunction at Double Risk of Heart Disease

... Minn., Feb. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- men who experience erectile dysfunction between the ... are twice as likely to develop heart disease than men without dysfunction, according to a new Mayo Clinic study. Researchers also found that men with erectile dysfunction have an 80 percent ...

Medivation Completes Enrollment of Phase 1-2 Trial of MDV3100 in Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer Patients

... had failed standard hormonal therapies, including men who had also failed standard chemotherapy regimens. A total of 140 men were enrolled in the trial, which evaluated doses ... most common cancer worldwide. More than 1 million men in the United States have prostate cancer. An ...

Dendreon Announces Interim Data From Phase 3 PROVENGE IMPACT Trial

... to make PROVENGE available to the many men with advanced prostate cancer who currently have ... 3 study which enrolled 512 men with metastatic, androgen-independent prostate ... common cancer worldwide. More than one million men in the United States have prostate cancer, with ...

Immigrants From India, Pakistan Face U.S. Prostate, Breast Cancer Risks

... Center and leader of the research team. "When men and women from India and Pakistan migrate to the ... 1988 and 2003. In India, the No. 1 cancer among men is cancer of the mouth related to tobacco use, ... the top cancer is prostate cancer for men and breast cancer for women. The Pakistani and ...

Algeta Reports Positive Headline Phase II Data on Pain Palliation With Alpharadin

... bone marrow toxicity was observed. In men with HRPC life expectancy can be as short as 18 months, and it is estimated that 100,000 men in the EU and USA die from the disease each year. In 85% of these men the tumor will have spread into the bones. ...

Task Force Says Men Age 75 and Older Should Not Be Screened For Prostate Cancer

... AUG. 4/ /ADVANCE/ ROCKVILLE, Md., Aug. 4 -- men age 75 and older should not be screened for prostate cancer, and younger men should discuss the benefits and harms of the ... physical harms and some psychological harms in men age 75 and older. ...

Soyfoods Do Not Impact Sperm Count

... million.)" Chavarro found that the men with the highest soyfood intake produced more ... was more pronounced among overweight and obese men than among lean men." men with high levels of body fat are likely to ...

Dendreon Expects Interim Data Analysis for Phase 3 PROVENGE IMPACT Trial in October

... Phase 3 study, which enrolled just over 500 men with metastatic, androgen independent prostate ... common cancer worldwide. More than one million men in the United States have prostate cancer, with ... to be diagnosed in 2008, and approximately 28,660 men expected to die this year from the disease. ...

Dendreon Initiates Phase 2 Trial of PROVENGE in Patients With Localized Prostate Cancer Prior to Surgery

... for the treatment of prostate cancer, in men with localized prostate cancer who are scheduled ... believe PROVENGE may also have applicability to men with earlier stages of the disease. This trial ... common cancer worldwide. More than one million men in the United States have prostate cancer, with ...

The ED Conversation Dilemma: Forty Percent of Men with ED Don't Talk to Their Doctor, Survey Finds

... Majority of men rank discomfort as #1 reason to avoid discussing ... -- A new survey reveals that while 82 percent of men with erectile dysfunction (ED) surveyed recognize ... ED treatment options, as well as the perceptions men have about communicating with their healthcare ...

Applisonix Announces Breakthrough in Ultrasound Technology for Hair Removal - Average Hair Reduction of 38% Following Initial Treatment

... can be safely and effectively implemented for men and women. Mr. Goren estimates that compared to ... 2009, as planned. Applisonix conducted tests on men and women for a period of several months. The ... treated. The treatment was given to 36 people, men and women, with different hair colors and skin ...

ABC News NIGHTLINE Features HIFU with Sonablate(R) 500 as Non Invasive Treatment Option for Prostate Cancer

... the Sonablate(R) 500. According to the segment, men diagnosed with prostate cancer have the ability ... for the treatment of recurrent prostate cancer in men who have failed external beam radiation therapy. ... "HIFU offers non invasive treatment option for men who are looking for a therapy that will not ...

Novel Testosterone Gel Significantly Improves Insulin Sensitivity and Sexual Function in Hypogonadal Men With Type 2 Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome

... sensitivity and sexual function among hypogonadal men with Type 2 diabetes and/or Metabolic Syndrome. ... The Testosterone replacement In hypogonadal men with either MEtabolic Syndrome or type 2 diabetes ... The placebo-controlled study of 220 hypogonadal men met its primary endpoint by showing a ...

New Subset Analysis of AndroGel(R) Data Highlights Efficacy - Regardless of BMI

... that initial treatment response of hypogonadal men with AndroGel(R) (testosterone gel) 1% CIII had ... "Multiple studies have shown that obese men are at an increased risk of having low ... therapy for those who are hypogonadal, men are often unaware that the symptoms they ...

New Discovery of Key Difference in Bile Acid Metabolism in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes May Suggest Underlying Disorder

... of bile acids in healthy men to that of men with type 2 diabetes. Before administering ... with type 2 diabetes and in 12 healthy men. The men ranged in age from 42 to 56 years old and were ... levels for the past two to three months). The men with type 2 diabetes also had significantly ...

TriMix Gel Achieves Success Among Men Who Have Failed to Achieve Erections With Viagra, Levitra and Cialis Type Tablets

... Urologist Joel L. Marmar, M.D., showed that among men who previously failed to achieve erections on ... gel. The research involved forty two (42) men diagnosed with erectile dysfunction and various ... Dr. Marmar stated, "Among a group of men who previously failed to achieve erections on ...

Research Explains How Advanced Prostate Cancer Becomes Resistant to Androgen-Deprivation Therapy

... times higher in metastatic tumors from castrate men (collected immediately after death via rapid ... than in benign and cancerous prostate tissue in men with normal circulating androgen levels ... targeted systemic, or circulating, androgens in men with advanced prostate cancer," Mostaghel said. ...
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