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Cases of prostate cancer are increasing but significant advances have been made in the diagnosis and management of this condition
A case study illustrates how urinary incontinence should be managed following radical prostatectomy
This article reports on a survey, which was undertaken to establish patient satisfaction with a nurse-led clinic for men with suspected prostate cancer
Many people with HIV infection are undiagnosed, which means that they and their partners cannot benefit from advances in treatment and prevention
A pilot campaign used a targeted approach to raise awareness about cancer and increase screening uptake among black and minority ethnic communities.
A charity has launched surgery support packs to help nurses guide men through the side effects of prostate cancer surgery.
Men with localised prostate cancer are best treated with a radiotherapy regime that involves higher doses of radiation, research suggests.
More must be done to encourage young men to consider a career in the care sector, a report has said.
Healthcare professionals treating severe osteoporosis in women who have gone through the menopause and men with a high risk of fracture are to be given updated advice on the use of Protelos.
Being obese increases a man’s risk of breast cancer by nearly a third, UK research has shown.
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