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Urology professionals disagree with a government advisory committee that proposes to end routine screening for prostate cancer. A survey conducted by U.S. News & World Report shows that over 60 percent of top doctors believe the committee proposal is ill-advised. Doctors believe that routine screening can catch more cases of prostate cancer early enough to … Read more

A new study conducted by Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York and published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism indicates that people who take steroids are more at risk of having low levels of vitamin D in the body. Researchers gathered information from a survey of 23,000 people taken from 2001 … Read more

Based on data from the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) Office of Surveillance and Epidemiology between 2000 and 2010, more than 2,000 men who took medications for erectile dysfunction died during the study period, often from cardiovascular issues. Researchers hoped to find out if erectile dysfunction medications had harmful side effects. Twenty-six thousand side effects … Read more