Prostate Cancer Topics


Costs of Low-Risk Prostate Cancer Treatments

If you're a man with low-risk prostate cancer, consider this study that found a significant cost variation among competing prostate treatments.

By David Levine

Immunotherapy for Prostate Cancer

Immunotherapy offers new hope for men with castration-resistant prostate cancer.

By Tim Gower

Powerful New Drugs for Prostate Cancer

These new therapies for advanced prostate cancer can extend survival and also improve quality of life for patients.

By HealthAfter50

Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer

Taking Lupron Depot for prostate cancer? Here's what you should know about possible side effects and complications.

By HealthAfter50

Taking a "Drug Holiday" With Prostate Cancer

An on-off treatment cycle may help boost your response if androgen treatments are becomming less effective. Here’s what you should know.

By HealthAfter50

New Treatments for Advanced Prostate Cancer

If you have advanced prostate cancer, new treatments like immunotherapies and oral agents may lead to a brighter future.

By Yumhee Park

Join a Prostate Cancer Clinical Trial?

If you have prostate cancer and you’ve exhausted all the standard treatment options, you may want to join a clinical trial. Here's what you should know.

By HealthAfter50

Prostate Cancer Treatment: You Have Options

The challenge of combating advanced prostate cancer can be summed up in two words: treatment resistance. Here’s what you should know about your options.

By HealthAfter50

New Options Advanced Prostate Cancer

If you live with advanced prostate cancer and traditional hormone therapies have stopped working, one of these new hormone therapies may be an option.

By Eileen Bailey

Prostate Cancer with BRCA: A New Treatment

For men with advanced prostate cancer who also have BRCA 1 or 2 genes, the ovarian cancer drug olaparib may slow down or halt tumor growth.

By Eileen Bailey