‘Game-changing’ results from the world’s largest prostate cancer clinical trial have just been released. The first results from the much-anticipated STAMPEDE trial were announced yesterday and show clearly that giving docetaxel chemotherapy alongside hormone therapy can extend men's lives.
If you want to get fitter but you’re not sure where to start, who better to turn to than three time world champion Colin Jackson.
We know the exciting results released last week from the STAMPEDE trial have raised lots of questions for men with advanced prostate cancer. So here we try to address some of these. The results showed that giving chemotherapy earlier, at the same time as hormone therapy, to men whose prostate cancer has spread beyond the prostate and the surrounding area, can help keep them alive for longer.
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This month, together with the Movember Foundation, we’re announcing over £2 million of funding for innovative and exciting research projects that we believe will one day help improve the lives of men with prostate cancer. These awards aim to help get established and promising projects get over the line and give scientists with innovative ideas a head start. Find out more.
BLOG: Once you get past the dreams of holidays in the sun, fast cars and owning more than just a shoebox flat in London, it’s really not that easy to spend over two million pounds – the amount we will soon be putting into exciting new research. Blogger Sophie Lutter explains the long and winding road that applications for research funding have to travel before they see any cash.
When Robin Stanton-Gleaves was diagnosed with prostate cancer at the age of 46, it was the potential impact of treatment on his sex life that he found the most traumatic. Robin talks candidly about what he did to get erections back after prostate cancer surgery and how his experience inspired him to create a prostate roadshow to tell his mainly male workforce about the disease. Read his story.
Today’s guest of honour, Gerwyn Rees, is doing everything he can to support Men United in its quest to fight prostate cancer.