Men over 50: Here are some things you can do to take care of your health

Michael M. Kadish, 83, lives in Brooklyn, New York, and describes himself as “in good health with some ailments, nothing life threatening.” After turning 55, he developed arthritis, prostate problems, spinal stenosis and COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease). The prostate problem is under control with medications and he takes arthritis and COPD medications. What does … Read more

Men over 50: Here are some things you can do to take care of your health

Michael M. Kadish, 83, lives in Brooklyn, New York, and describes himself as “in good health with some ailments, nothing life threatening.” After turning 55, he developed arthritis, prostate problems, spinal stenosis and COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease). The prostate problem is under control with medications and he takes arthritis and COPD medications. What does … Read more

Men over 50: Here are some things you can do to take care of your health

Michael M. Kadish, 83, lives in Brooklyn, New York, and describes himself as “in good health with some ailments, nothing life threatening.” After turning 55, he developed arthritis, prostate problems, spinal stenosis and COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease). The prostate problem is under control with medications and he takes arthritis and COPD medications. What does … Read more

Breast cancer spreads more aggressively at night, surprising new studies

When people with metastatic breast cancer close their eyes at night, their cancer wakes up and begins to spread. This is the surprising discovery of an article published on Nature this week overturns the assumption that breast cancer metastases occur at the same rate all day. The finding could change the way doctors collect blood … Read more

A breakthrough in prostate cancer could speed up research by 10 years

The growth of prostate cancer is driven by male sex hormones called androgens. And so, lowering the levels of these hormones can help slow the growth of the cancer. Hormone therapy has been successful in controlling advanced or metastatic prostate cancer. Patients with metastatic prostate cancer often receive treatment with anti-hormone therapy, which inhibits the … Read more

Breast cancer spreads more aggressively at night, surprising new studies

When people with metastatic breast cancer close their eyes at night, their cancer wakes up and begins to spread. This is the surprising discovery of an article published on Nature this week overturns the assumption that breast cancer metastases occur at the same rate all day. The result could change the way doctors collect blood … Read more