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Prostate Cancer Awareness: The Latest Numbers

Prostate cancer is the second-most common cancer in U.S. men and the second leading cause of cancer death for them. Thankfully, prostate cancer has a very good prognosis if detected early—before it has had a chance to spread. Why guess about your prostate health? If you’ve had an abnormal PSA, 4Kscore provides an accurate, personalized […]

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Links Between Prostate Cancer & Osteoporosis:

Are You at Risk for Brittle Bones? May was Osteoporosis Awareness Month, and it shined a light on brittle-bone risk factors in women and men. Osteoporosis is a condition that weakens bones and often contributes to declining health in those over age 65. While the disease is most often associated with the loss of estrogen […]

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New Clinical Study Reports: the 4Kscore Test Can Identify Men at Low Risk of Dying From Prostate Cancer Up to 20 Years After the Test Result

Reference: “Twenty-year Risk of Prostate Cancer Death by Midlife Prostate-specific Antigen and a Panel of Four Kallikrein Markers in a Large Population-based Cohort of Healthy Men” Authors: Daniel D Sjoberg, Andrew J Vickers, Melissa Assel, Anders Dahlin, Bing Ying Poon, David Ulmert, Hans Lilja. 2018. Eur Urol A landmark study recently reported in European Urology […]

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To Maintain Good Health, Be Proactive

Would you drive your car for two years without checking the oil? Some men wait more than two years between physician visits. Would you put off updating your smart phone until it stopped working? Many men endure symptoms until severe pain finally drives them to seek treatment. Most men recognize the importance of regular maintenance […]

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Improving Men’s Health: Erectile Dysfunction Awareness

The effort to raise awareness of men’s health and wellness issues is gathering steam year-round with lifestyle challenges and month-long initiatives like National Cancer Prevention Month (February), Men’s Health Month (June) and Prostate Cancer Month (September). Recently, National Impotence Day (Feb. 14) focused attention on erectile dysfunction: a condition that affects as many as 30 […]

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4Kscore® Test Accurately Predicts Aggressive Prostate Cancer in Second U.S. Prospective Study

Results Indicate Effectiveness of 4Kscore Test for All Men, Including African American Men A prospective study conducted at various institutions within the U.S. Veteran’s Affairs (VA) Health System has found the 4Kscore Test accurately predicted the risk for aggressive prostate cancer in men prior to biopsy. The results of this study confirm the findings of […]

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To Maintain Good Health, Be Proactive

Would you drive your car for two years without checking the oil? Some men wait more than two years between physician visits. Would you put off updating your smart phone until it stopped working? Many men endure symptoms until severe pain finally drives them to seek treatment. Most men recognize the importance of regular maintenance […]

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Coping With a Prostate Cancer Diagnosis

If you’ve received a recent prostate cancer diagnosis, it’s normal to feel numb, grief-stricken, shocked or angry as you process the reality that cancer is now part of your story. Though all these reactions are normal, they can slowly drain your emotional and mental energy if you allow them to consume you. To understand clinical […]