Category Archives: Prevention

Beneficial effects of aged garlic extract and coenzyme Q10 on vascular elasticity and endothelial function

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Risk of Colorectal Cancer in Men with Prostate Cancer – Prevention is Key: Had a Colonoscopy Lately?- PatientPower Presentation

Study: Prostate cancer treatment linked to higher rate of colon cancer http://www2.med.umich.edu/prmc/media/newsroom/details.cfm?ID=1828 Article: Risk of colorectal cancer in men on long-term androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer Jour Natl Cancer Institute Click here to view your video Prevention is Key: Had … Continue reading

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Optimizing Sexual Function for Prostate Cancer Patients

Click here to view your video This week, watch the lecture by Dr. John Mulhall about Optimizing Sexual Function Outcomes for prostate cancer patients following treatment.  The oral portion of this video presentation will be broadcast on Ask Dr. Barken Telephone  … Continue reading

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Effect of Exercise on T Cells in Cancer Survivors

Question of the week:  What is the effect of exercise on the immune system in cancer patients? Recently, a poster was presented at the Integrative Biology of Exercise Meeting on the subject.   For the Ask Dr Barken Call In Show on Tuesday, Nov. … Continue reading

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Cholesterol, Testosterone and Prostate Cancer

Tom’s question is: “In some foods, cholesterol promotes production of testosterone.  Those foods are cruciferous vegetables, olive oil and cranberries.  Those that decrease testosterone include alcohol, especially beer, vegetarian diets, fish oil and eating more protein than carbohydrates.  What do … Continue reading

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