Showing 7 articles tagged 'Diet':

Obesity link to the spread of prostate cancer made clearer in new genetic research

26 Jan 2018

US scientists experimenting on mice have discovered that a high-fat diet as well as genetics can determine whether localised prostate cancer spreads to other parts of the body. Dr Sophie Lutter takes an in-depth look at the science and what it could mean for men with the disease.

The Manual: eating healthily with prostate cancer

25 Feb 2016

Our Specialist Nurse, Laura, answers some of your questions about diet and what foods to eat or avoid when you have prostate cancer.

Fatal attraction: new research reveals link between obesity and cancer progression

14 Jan 2016

French scientists have discovered how fat cells and cancer cells attract each other, causing aggressive tumours to spread beyond the prostate.

Report links obesity to risk of developing aggressive prostate cancer

19 Nov 2014

The World Cancer Research Fund has published a report showing that men who are overweight or obese are at more risk of developing an advanced or aggressive form of prostate cancer than men of healthy weight. They’ve also estimated that around 10 per cent of the men diagnosed with advanced prostate cancer in the UK each year could be prevented from developing it, if they kept to a healthy weight.

How to have a healthy barbecue

25 Jul 2014

The summer is finally here and BBQ season is upon us. This year people all around the country will be hosting BBQs to to help raise money for research to revolutionise how we diagnose and treat prostate cancer. And so that your BBQ is not only good for the cause but good for you too, we’ve put together our top tips for a healthy BBQ.

High levels of vitamin E and selenium supplements associated with higher prostate cancer risk, study suggests

22 Feb 2014

PRESS COMMENT: Taking supplements of selenium and vitamin E beyond the recommended dietary intake could increase risk of prostate cancer, according to a new study published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute today (21 February 2014).

The Manual: Diet and prostate cancer

18 Apr 2013

Newspapers and the internet are overflowing with stories about how different foods can protect against or cure cancer. Our Specialist Nurses give you the facts and answer common questions about links between food and prostate cancer.