Hyderabad: Diseases related to the prostate among elderly men are often overlooked in India, which could lead to a situation where there is a delayed diagnosis, leading to significant health complications that could have been avoidable. While it is a fact that prostate cancer is common in the west, now-a-days, urologists are witnessing a significant […]
London: The one thing that rings a bell in everyone’s minds and makes them scared is when they’re asked to take an MRI, the procedure that is used to detect cancer. But, new research has found that the good old ultrasound scan can also be used to detect cancer. The research found that ultrasound tests […]
Prostate cancer is up to 57 per cent heritable, with the remainder attributed to environmental exposures. However, studies on those environmental factors and prostate cancer aggressiveness have previously been limited.
"A Mediterranean diet is non-invasive, good for overall health and, as shown by this study, has the potential to effect the progression of their cancer," said the lead researcher, Justin Gregg, Assistant Professor at the University of Texas.