6 Things for Men to Do With and Without Their Doctor in 2015

Article originally appeared in Charisma Magazine on December 12, 2014 Men are notoriously bad at taking care of themselves. They often need a nudge from their spouse, partner or doctor to keep them healthy. Dudley Seth Danoff, M.D., FACS, men's urologist and expert for more than 30 years, says that men have a tendency to [...]

The Doctor Is In: How To Protect Yourself From Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer accounts for a shocking 24 per cent of all male cancer cases in Canada, while in America, an estimated 240,000 men will be diagnosed with this disease this year. The launch of popular awareness-raising campaign Movember has helped to boost funds and increase research, but there’s still more work to be done.

Insurance Companies Dictating Medical Decisions – A Bad Precedent

An estimated 240,000 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in America this year.  Hospitals and physicians are always searching for the ultimate treatment for a cure, favorable disease-free survival intervals, decreased patient morbidity, and a reduced risk of secondary cancers and other harmful side effects. Innovative changes have included the widespread use of robot-assisted [...]

Something Fishy About Fish Oil

A new study published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute confirmed an earlier study in 2011 that found a higher risk of prostate cancer among men who consumed omega-3 fatty acids, raising new questions about the safety of fish oil supplements. […]

Governor Jerry Brown And His Prostate Cancer

It has been widely reported in the media that Jerry Brown, governor of the state of California, has just completed radiation treatment for early prostate cancer. When I saw him on television recently, he looked fit, alert, and vigorous and bore no apparent adverse effects from his treatment. […]

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