gdc

Prostate Cancer

Lynparza Improves Quality of Life in Men with Metastatic Prostate Cancer
Prostate Cancer
The PARP inhibitor Lynparza (olaparib), a type of drug that is usually used for the treatment of women with ovarian cancer, has also been studied in men with prostate cancer. The results of the PROfound clinical trial were recently presented at the 2020 ASCO annual meeting by Antoine Thiery-Vuillemin, MD, PhD, Centre Hospitalier de Besançon, France.
The Combination of Cabometyx plus Tecentriq Improves Outcomes in Patients with Advanced Prostate Cancer
Prostate Cancer
Results of a new study showed that the combination of Cabometyx (cabozantinib) and the immune checkpoint inhibitor Tecentriq (atezolizumab) was safe and effective in men with metastatic (spreading) castration-resistant prostate cancer, the most common type of prostate cancer.
You Are Perfectly Healthy, It’s Just the “Good Cancer”
Patient AdvocacyPatient StoriesProstate Cancer
Dennis Golden was an active, fit, 70-year-old when he learned he had prostate cancer. He was surprised to discover that few men know the warning signs and how potentially serious it can be. In response, he formed the National Prostate Cancer Awareness Foundation to educate men about this disease.
Tools for Diagnosing Prostate Cancer
Prostate Cancer
Frank dela Rama explains the options available today, the limitations, and possibilities in the future for the diagnosis of prostate cancer.
What Screening Tools Are Available Now for Prostate Cancer Screening?
Prostate Cancer
Oncology navigator Frank dela Rama lists the screening tools available now for diagnosing prostate cancer.
Clearing Up Misunderstandings About Prostate Cancer Screening
Prostate Cancer
Frank dela Rama talks about some of the stigma and miscommunication surrounding prostate cancer screening and the need for clarity.
When Should Men Begin (and Stop) Prostate Cancer Screening?
Prostate Cancer
Frank dela Rama explains the current recommendations for screening for prostate cancer.
Good That Comes from Bad: My Prostate Cancer Story
Patient StoriesProstate Cancer
A doctor’s mistake left Richard Churchill reeling, but during treatment for prostate cancer he found solace in nature and in many new relationships with patients, caregivers, and family members.
Erleada First Drug Approved for Patients with Nonmetastatic Prostate Cancer
FDA Approvals, News & UpdatesNewsworthyProstate Cancer
On February 14, 2018, the FDA approved Erleada (apalutamide; from Janssen) for the treatment of patients with nonmetastatic, castration-resistant prostate cancer.
Page 1 of 2
Results 1 - 10 of 17

Subscribe to CONQUER: the patient voice magazine

Receive timely cancer news & updates, patient stories, and more.

Country