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November 2018 Awareness Night Erectile dysfunction, incontinence and sexual toys Dr.Sidney Radomski MD, FRCSC Director, Urodynamics Laboratory,Toronto Western Hospital,part of University Health Network Professor, Dept. of Surgery (Urology), University of Toronto   CLICK ON THE ARROW TO START THE VIDEO The Complete Presentation 50:38 minutes 

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Newsletter October 2018

by jroth on October 26, 2018

Awareness: The PCCN-Toronto and Side by Side Prostate Cancer Support Groups Newsletter. In this Issue: Dr. Mark Moyad wows ’em again B’nai B’rith Lodge makes a donation Quotes from the past! Our sponsors Coming Awareness Night – Dr. Sidney Radomski on “Erectile Dysfunction and Incontinence after prostate cancer treatment” July Awareness NIght – Survivor Forum […]

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Can Frankenstein’s finger convince men to get tested for prostate cancer? New ad campaign hopes so

September 16, 2018

Prostate Cancer Canada is encouraging men to get tested for the potentially deadly disease with a bold campaign that references historical and fictional characters in the form of latex gloves – yes, those donned by doctors for the often dreaded digital rectal exam meant to detect the presence of tumours in the male sex gland. […]

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Canadian lab takes a shot at producing cancer-killing treatment dubbed the ‘rarest drug on Earth’

September 16, 2018

Canada’s particle physics laboratory TRIUMF is making a push to be a future world leader in the production of a special radioactive isotope nicknamed the “rarest drug on Earth,” which can deliver devastating amounts of energy to single cancer cells, without harming nearby tissue. Read the article here.

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Easy, Everyday Things You Can Do to Reduce Your Risk of Prostate Cancer

September 16, 2018

Developing prostate cancer is incredibly common, which means you should know the best (and easiest) ways to lower your risk. Read the article here.

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Listen gents, a little weight loss would be welcomed by your prostate

September 16, 2018

There’s a compelling new reason for men to lose weight, particularly if they are carrying a gut. A biggish gut usually means they also have a layer of white fat around their prostate and new research has shown it can affect what goes on inside the gland. Read the article here.

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Stress and Cancer

September 16, 2018

Staying positive and controlling your overall mental health, through diet, exercise, and maintaining a positive outlook is important in helping to prevent and control your disease. Read the article here.

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When Can Patients With Gleason 6 Prostate Cancer Safely Undergo Active Surveillance?

September 16, 2018

When Can Patients With Gleason 6 Prostate Cancer Safely Undergo Active Surveillance? A roundtable discussion. Read the article here.

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Active Surveillance for Intermediate Risk Prostate Cancer

September 16, 2018

Larry Goldenberg, MD demonstrated his support for using active surveillance in intermediate-risk prostate cancer. Read the article here.

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Exercise and cancer care: A physiotherapist’s guide to fitness during (and after) treatment

September 16, 2018

Here are a few things to keep in mind when it comes to exercise in cancer care. Read the article here.

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