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September Is Prostate Awareness Month

Over 200,000 men are diagnosed with prostate cancer each year and Karmanos Cancer Institute hopes to educate people at their weekend symposium.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/13/2011

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Henry Ford Hospital Launches Study Of Pancreatic Cancer Test

A clinical research study to develop a rapid and inexpensive blood screening test for the early diagnosis of pancreatic cancer has been launched by Henry Ford Health System and the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute.

01/13/2011

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Beaumont Studies Single-Dose Radiation Treatment for Prostate Cancer

Radiation oncologists at Royal Oak’s Beaumont Hospital have launched a research study to treat men with low to intermediate risk prostate cancer with a single dose of radiation.

12/16/2010

FDA Reviews 2 New Drugs To Reduce Prostate Cancer

Health regulators said Monday that two drugs from GlaxoSmithKline and Merck reduce the risk of prostate cancer in men, though scientists questioned the drugs’ overall benefit, since the tumors they prevent are usually not life-threatening.

11/29/2010

Prostate Cancer Battle 10/16

WWJ’s Vickie Thomas talks with Jamaine Dickens, former aide to Kwame Kilpatrick, on his fight to defeat prostate cancer.

10/16/2010

Karmanos Cancer Center Gets New Prostate Drug

Officials at the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Center in Detroit said Wednesday that they had been selected to be one of 50 sites in the United States to offer the new U.S. Food and Drug […]

09/15/2010

Sinai-Grace Focuses On Men's Health

September is prostate cancer awareness month and Sinai-Grace Hospital is encouraging men to take an important step in prevention and treatment. Sinai-Grace is offering free prostate cancer screenings Saturday, September 18, from 8 a.m. to […]

09/15/2010

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