Laser Prostate Blog
Welcome to the Laser Prostate Centers of America blog where our partner physicians discuss the latest findings in prostate cancer and news on MRI-guided treatments. We hope to provide useful information on patient education along with healthy lifestyle tips and patient success stories to inspire you.
Researchers from Harvard have made an important discovery that may pave the way toward prevention: Vigorous exercise over the long-term may reduce your risk of developing lethal prostate cancer.
Let’s take a look at some of those myths and misconceptions about prostate cancer, a disease that is the second leading cause of cancer death among men in the U.S.
FOLLOW UP RESULTS FROM A SINGLE CENTER PHASE I TRIAL Sherif Mehralivand*, Bethesda, MD; Arvin George, Ann Arbor, MI; Anthony Hoang, Houston, TX; Soroush Rais-Bahrami, Birmingham, AL; Ardeshir Rastinehad, New York, NY; Vladimir Valera Romero, [...]
By Lorenzo Cohen, PhD and Alison Jefferies, MEd Cancer is a leading cause of death in the world. In the United States one in two men and one in three women will be diagnosed with [...]
It is co-authored by Dr.Lorenzo Cohen , Director of the Integrative Medicine Program at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center . It discusses an evidence-based plan to reduce cancer risk and support treatment, [...]
Even though, the article is few years old, it is an important message for men and their families. Prostate screening is important, and this article by Dr. Samadi has useful information. What your man really [...]
Men who follow a Mediterranean diet — rich in fruits, vegetables, legumes, fish, boiled potatoes, olives, and vegetable oil — have a lower risk of aggressive prostate cancer, a Spanish study shows. The findings, suggesting [...]
Laser Prostate Centers of America (LPCA) is pleased to announce the acceptance of the abstract “Magnetic Resonance Imaging Guided Focal Laser Therapy of Prostate Cancer: Follow Up Results from a Single Center Phase I Trial” [...]
Thomas M. Wheeler, MD, is the pathology partner for Laser Prostate Centers of America. He is chair of the Department of Pathology & Immunology at Baylor College of Medicine and an internationally recognized expert in [...]
It’s Movember and that means you’ll likely be seeing moustaches abound. While some may be more impressive than others (have you seen some of those ‘staches!), it’s all for a great cause! The Movember Foundation’s [...]