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Task Force Reverses Decision on PSA Guidelines

In a reverse move certain to cause some confusion, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force…

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This Doctor is Fighting for Justice in Prostate Cancer Treatment

Dr. Willie Underwood discusses the racial disparities in treating the disease

Dr. Willie Underwood III, named a “rising star” in urology, spoke to BE about how…

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Teaming up to Fight Prostate Cancer

A man dies from prostate cancer every 19 minutes

Pro Football Hall of Fame Member and prostate cancer survivor Michael Haynes talks about the…

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Black and Latino Men Less Likely to Get Treatment for Prostate Cancer

Study demonstrates need for an action plan to address racial disparity

African American and Hispanic men are less likely to receive treatment and therapy for prostate…

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Prostate Cancer Awareness Month: Five Black Celebrity Survivors and Their Stories

As the nation focuses on advocacy, check out leading men who continue the fight for a cure

September is recognized as the national month to raise awareness. Five black celebrities share their…

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Link Between Early Baldness and Prostate Cancer for Black Men

University of Pennsylvania researches black men and prostate cancer.

The University of Pennsylvania is the first study to look only at African American men.

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Former Temptations Singer, Damon Harris Dead at 62

Harris loses a 14-year-long battle with prostate cancer.

Rest in Peace

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To Beat Prostate Cancer, I Faced the Real Killer—Fear

The most important words in Warren Buffett’s prostate cancer announcement are “early stage.” Black men, get screened early and often.

The ability of prostate cancer to kill you depends largely on whether you allow fear…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Wellness Insider: Making Choices About Prostate Screening

Preventing illness and achieving wellness: health, fitness, and nutrition news for busy professionals

An informed business professional usually tries to weigh pros and cons before making a decision…

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News Roundup: Week of Sept. 14-20

Blacks distrust media; Stimulus aid to fight disease

News Roundup

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Charlie Wilson Battles Cancer Pt. 2

Singer Charlie Wilson discusses his battle with prostate cancer and his new hit single, “There…

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Cancer Deaths Decrease for Blacks but Disparities Persist

Report finds that some, not all, cancer screenings could prevent disease

Despite a reduction in cancer death rates, African Americans continue to be diagnosed at more…

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