Do you have Stage IV or metastatic prostate cancer?

We understand that Health Monitor magazine is looking for a few men with Stage IV or metastatic prostate cancer (and possibly their spouses/partners) who are willing to be professionally interviewed. The magazine has a tight timeline. … READ MORE …

When is active surveillance not really active surveillance?

A story that got wide coverage yesterday (in the cancer-specific media, at least) said that “research published online in the Journal of Clinical Oncology suggests that ‘active surveillance for clinical stage I (CSI) testicular cancer leads to excellent outcomes’.” … READ MORE …

The costs of new treatments for cancer: the economics of reality

As regular readers will be aware, The “New” Prostate Cancer InfoLink regularly notes that the continuing rise in the prices of new drugs for the treatment of prostate cancer (and many other conditions too) is unsustainable. And what we need to do about it is hard to work out. … READ MORE …

A brief cornucopia of interesting articles on important topics

Usually we provide summaries of specific articles for our readers, but in the past couple of weeks there have been a number of interesting, relatively short articles on the management of prostate cancer that are well worth reading in their entirety, … READ MORE …

Bill Manning’s blog: Part V

Here is the fifth of Bill’s blog posts. He, and we, hope it will be helpful to all those battling late stage prostate cancer as he takes advantage of some of the new drugs that have come to market over the past couple of years. Click here for earlier parts if you missed them. … READ MORE …

Death of Terry Herbert — founder of Yananow.org

I regret having to report the demise of Terry Herbert, the founder of Yananow.org and one of the earliest among us to start using the Web for the broad dissemination of patient-directed information about the diagnosis and management of prostate cancer. Terry died of his prostate cancer in hospice care in Australia earlier today. … READ MORE …

Slight hiatus in content on this site

Your Sitemaster apologizes for the hiatus in delivery of new content over the past few days. He has been dealing with a personal family issue and hopes to be able to “get things back to normal” over the next 2-3 days.

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