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New evidence for world's first ever precision medicine for prostate cancer

30 Sep 2019

Today, results released at the ESMO 2019 conference in Barcelona showed targeted breast and ovarian cancer drug olaparib could slow the progression of advanced prostate cancer. Find out how these advances are set to transform men’s lives.

Prostate cancer nurse: how walking football helped me cope with my own diagnosis

26 Sep 2019

Rob is a seriously good goalkeeper and a clinical nurse specialist who found out he had prostate cancer a few months ago. He spoke to us about how his expertise helped him calm his family's worries, and how walking football helped him feel himself again (while earning some international caps).

MANarama returns! Grassroots football tackles prostate cancer with Vinnie Jones and Vanarama.

25 Sep 2019

Vinnie Jones joins the fight against prostate cancer as the Vanarama National League becomes MANarama, with over a month of activity in football clubs across the country.

Stephen Fry, Nile Rodgers, Jim Broadbent and more join Prostate Cancer UK to say 'Men, we are with you'

16 Sep 2019

Today the message 'Men, we are with you' spreads far and wide as a host of celebrities join the fight against prostate cancer, revealing their own experiences of the disease.

Behind the headlines: Could a new blood test for prostate cancer really end the need for biopsy?

12 Sep 2019

News of a new prostate cancer test hit the headlines yesterday. It’s a promising step forward in improving diagnosis, but is there enough research to show the test could be accurate enough to end the need for biopsy?

Jeff's March For Men smashes the £1 million mark

12 Sep 2019

Sky Sports presenter and Prostate Cancer UK ambassador, Jeff Stelling smashes through the £1 million fundraising milestone on his third epic walking challenge.

Exciting new trial focuses treatment on prostate, even after cancer has spread

6 Sep 2019

The ATLANTA trial is testing a new way to treat advanced disease, targeting the initial tumour inside the prostate to slow the growth of other tumours around the body.

Extra funds for nurse training welcome, but our survey shows workforce under huge strain

5 Sep 2019

The Government's spending review included the promise of funding to train Clinical Nurse Specialists, but more action is needed to address a massively strained workforce.

“The Specialist Nurse’s kindness, support and knowledge was an enormous comfort”

5 Sep 2019

We’ve all seen prostate cancer increasingly in the news over the last year, and our team of expert Specialist Nurses have been at the frontline throughout supporting more people than ever as a result.

Dual research funding to make sure localised prostate cancer goes away, and stays away, after treatment

31 Jul 2019

We’re funding Professor Choudhury to run two research projects to try and understand why some men’s prostate cancer comes back, and what we can do about it if it does.