NOW AVAILABLE … the new PCa Social Network PLUS app

Back in February this year we had told you about the development of a new type of social network that would (a) allow men to share information about their prostate cancer with each other and (b) collect that data to evaluate whether such networking improved patients’ quality of life. … READ MORE …

National Proactive Surveillance Network goes live in Baltimore and Los Angeles

As reported previously, in May 2010, the Prostate Cancer Foundation, in association with Johns Hopkins and the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center announced their intention to develop a national initiative to track the management of men with prostate cancer using active monitoring  (“active surveillance”) as opposed to invasive treatment. … READ MORE …

Social networking, science, and prostate cancer support

As many readers will be aware, we have a social network as an adjunct to The “New” Prostate Cancer InfoLink. We were therefore very interested in what appears to be the first published scientific paper on the application of social networking specifically to prostate cancer education and support. … READ MORE …