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HIFU Update: EDAP Submits U.S. FDA Pre-Market Approval Application for Ablatherm(R)-HIFU for Treatment of Low Risk, Localized Prostate Cancer

Feb 4, 2013 | Posted by in Blog | 0 comments

LYON, France, Feb. 1, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — EDAP TMS SA (Nasdaq:EDAP), the global leader in therapeutic ultrasound, announced today the submission of its Pre-Market Approval (PMA) application to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on January 31, 2013 for the Compa...

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Northern Westchester Hospital’s Clinical Trials Program Examines the Role of Nutrition in Prostate Cancer Progression

Jan 31, 2013 | Posted by in Blog | 0 comments

Finally, a Study on the Effects of Diet on the Progression of Prostate Cancer, by Dr. Josh Fink. Dr. Weinberg is one of the experts helping to conduct this study. It would be a huge step forward if, one day, Doctors could tell a man that what he eats directly impacts the progress...

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Botox – A New Treatment for Incontinence in Women

Nov 8, 2012 | Posted by in Blog | 0 comments

McKnight’s Feature Published in The New England Journal of Medicine Botox and oral meds equally effective in treating incontinence in women, study says Botox injections and oral medications both work well in reducing urinary incontinence in women, though Botox is more likel...

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Your Prostate Cancer Treatment Options

Sep 24, 2012 | Posted by in Blog | 0 comments

By Peter Jaret WebMD Feature Reviewed by Brunilda Nazario, MD The outlook for men diagnosed with prostate cancer has never been brighter. Doctors now have a variety of ways to treat prostate cancer, including surgery, radiation, and drugs that slow the growth of cancer cells. Bot...

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PSA Testing Linked to Improved Prostate Cancer Survival

Sep 24, 2012 | Posted by in Blog | 0 comments

THURSDAY, Aug. 23 (HealthDay News) — Prostate cancer survival rates in the United States have improved since the introduction of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing, researchers report. PSA is a protein released into the body by the prostate gland. PSA screening involve...

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Drug-PSA Combo May Pinpoint Prostate Cancer

Sep 3, 2012 | Posted by in Blog | 0 comments

By Michael Smith, North American Correspondent, MedPage Today Published: August 09, 2012 Reviewed by Robert Jasmer, MD; Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco and Dorothy Caputo, MA, BSN, RN, Nurse Planner The drugs used to treat benign ...

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