Tag: Prostate Cancer
Prostate Cancer Screening: Who Recommends PSA Testing?
Recent research led by BWH suggests that the likelihood of a patient getting prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing for the early detection of prostate cancer depends on the type of physician he sees.
Going Often? Benign Prostate Symptoms are Common in Middle and Old Age
Urinary symptoms can sometimes be a nuisance, but they are often symptoms of a non-cancerous condition called benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), a condition most men eventually develop later in life.
Beating Prostate Cancer During the COVID-19 Pandemic
In late March, Bill G., a biotech CEO from West Roxbury, MA, began 2 months of radiation treatment for advanced prostate cancer at Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center (DF/BWCC). At that time, the COVID-19 pandemic had started to surge in Massachusetts.