But whether that's good or bad isn't yet clear
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The 10th annual SEA Blue Prostate Cancer Chicago Walk & Run is slated for Lincoln Park in downtown Chicago on Sunday, September 14, 2014, from 8 a.m. to noon. Money raised from the event will help fund the prostate cancer education and support services provided at no charge from Us TOO International and Wellness Place, two 501(c)3 nonprofit organizations. The event is presented by Us TOO, Wellness Place and UroPartners.
Men with little knowledge of the disease have trouble deciding on treatment, study finds
Screening shouldn't be done when patients have less than a 10-year life expectancy, researchers say
Categorizing tumors by cell type and not the organ they grow in may alter treatment, experts say
While the prostate screen does seem to save lives, worries about overdiagnosis remain, experts say
Experts note study findings aren't definitive, and risk is minimal
But the finding doesn't prove cause-and-effect; urologists call for more research
Fees have no reflection on quality, researchers say
Enzalutamide also delays need for chemotherapy, researchers report
Adding generic docetaxel to standard hormonal treatment seems to have benefit, study shows
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