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Dairy Decreases Survival from Prostate Cancer

Dairy intake lowers chances of survival from prostate cancer, according to a study published in the International Journal of Cancer.

Dairy Products Increase Prostate Cancer Mortality

Dairy products increase the risk of dying from prostate cancer, according to a meta-analysis published in Nutrition Journal.

Saturated Fat and Cholesterol Intake Worsens Prostate Cancer

Saturated fat and cholesterol intake makes prostate cancer more aggressive, according to a study published in Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases

Baldness Linked to Colorectal Cancer

Male balding patterns are linked to colorectal cancer, according to a study published in the British Journal of Cancer.

Fruit Prevents Erectile Dysfunction

Adding more fruit to your diet reduces your risk for erectile dysfunction, according to a study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.

Vegan Diets Protect Against Prostate Cancer

A vegetarian diet lowers your risk for prostate cancer, according to a study published online this month in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.

Erectile Dysfunction Sign for Diabetes

Erectile dysfunction, a known marker for heart disease, may also be an indication of diabetes, according to a study published in the Annals of Family Medicine. Researchers surveyed 4,519 men for presence of erectile dysfunction as part of the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES).

Dairy Increases Risk for Death from Prostate Cancer

Dairy products may increase your risk of death from prostate cancer, according to a study published in the International Journal of Cancer.

Obesity Increases Prostate Cancer Risk

Obesity may increase risk for prostate cancer, according to a study published in JAMA Oncology. Researchers monitored cancer incidence rates from 3,398 African-American men and 22,673 non-Hispanic white men as part of the Selenium and Vitamin E Cancer Prevention Trial (SELECT) for almost six years.

New Review Finds Dairy Products Linked to Prostate Cancer

High intakes of dairy products increase the risk for prostate cancer, according to a new meta-analysis in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.

Erectile Dysfunction May Be First Sign of Heart Trouble

Men with early stages of heart disease are more likely to complain of erectile dysfunction, according to research presented at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions this week.

Plant-Based Foods Decrease Risk of Prostate Cancer

Tomato products and other plant-based foods reduce the risk of prostate cancer, according to a study published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention.

Protein, Fat, and Dairy Linked to Prostate Cancer

 

A diet high in fiber and carbohydrates and low in fat, protein, and dairy products may prevent prostate cancer, according to research presented this week at the American Urological Association annual meeting.

Processed Meat Affects Sperm Quality

Processed meat products may lower sperm quality, according to an abstract presented by Harvard at the American Society for Reproductive Medicine's annual conference this month.

Low-Fat, Plant-Based Diet May Slow Aging

Telomeres, DNA-protein complexes found on the ends of chromosomes, were shown to elongate among men who adopted a low-fat, plant-based diet, according to research led by Dean Ornish, M.D., and published in The Lancet Oncology.

Fish Oil Increases Prostate Cancer Risk

The omega-3 fatty acids found in fish oil pills may increase men's risk of developing prostate cancer, according to a large study published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute.

Dairy Products Increase Risk of Prostate Cancer

Dairy products can increase the risk of prostate cancer, according to a new study published in the Journal of Nutrition.

Eating Eggs Linked to Cancer

Eating eggs is linked to developing prostate cancer, according to a new National Institutes of Health-funded study.

Vegetarian Men at Reduced Risk for Heart Disease

Vegetarian men weigh less and have less cardiovascular disease risk, compared with nonvegetarians, according to a new study in Nutrition and Metabolism.

Erectile Dysfunction Linked to Heart Disease

Erectile dysfunction is associated with increased risk of fatal heart attacks, according to a new study in the journal Circulation.

Red and Processed Meat Increases Risk of Prostate Cancer

Meat consumption increases the risk of prostate cancer, according to a recent study looking at more than 175,000 men as part of the NIH-AARP Diet and Health Study.

Soy Decreases Cancer Risk for Men and Women

Soy intake reduces the risk of prostate cancer and breast cancer in men and women, respectively, according to two new studies that will be released tomorrow in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.

Plant-Based Diet Helps Reduce Premature Aging and Disease Risk

In a study released today by The Lancet Oncology, Dean Ornish, M.D., and colleagues found that comprehensive lifestyle changes, including a low-fat vegan diet, increase the body's ability to fight premature aging, cancer, heart disease, and other chronic diseases.

High Saturated Fat Diets Linked to Short, Failure-Free Survival Following Prostatectomy

A recent study showed that men who consumed a high saturated fat (HSF) diet were significantly more likely to have a biochemical failure following prostate cancer removal and a shorter biochemical-failure-free survival than men on a low saturated fat (LSF) diet.

Two Studies Show Low-Fat and Fat-Free Milk Linked to Prostate Cancer

Two new studies published in the American Journal of Epidemiology showed a positive correlation between low-fat and nonfat milk consumption and the risk of prostate cancer.

Asian Men More Likely to Survive Prostate Cancer

A new study shows that Asian men have a better chance of surviving prostate cancer, compared with white men.

Milk and Prostate Cancer: New Evidence

A new study in the International Journal of Cancer highlights the link between dairy consumption and prostate cancer.

Dairy Products May Increase Testicular Cancer Risk

A new study from Germany shows that dairy product consumption may increase the risk of testicular cancer.

Fruits and Vegetables Improve Male Fertility

A new study shows that eating fruits and vegetables can improve fertility in men.

Impotence Provides a Warning for Future Heart Problems

A new study further supports erectile dysfunction is a warning sign for heart disease.

Impotence Predicts Heart Disease

A new JAMA study adds more evidence that erectile dysfunction is a sign of artery disease.

Vegan Diet Puts Brakes on Prostate Cancer

A combination of a vegan diet, regular exercise, and stress management caused prostate-specific antigen (PSA) levels to retreat in a group of prostate cancer patients, according to new data presented by Dean Ornish, M.D., at the Scientific Conference on Complementary, Alternative and Integrative Therapies at Harvard University on April 13, 2002.

Pizza Versus Prostate Cancer

Men who consume two or more servings of tomato sauce per week have 23 percent less risk of prostate cancer, compared to those having tomato sauce less than once per month, according to new data from the 47,365 participants in Harvard's Health Professionals Follow-Up Study.