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Genetics researchers find new avenues for prostate cancer treatments

17 Apr 2018

An international group of researchers has identified dozens more genes that are potentially involved in the growth of prostate cancer. This could lead to new ways of treating the disease.

Trevor Phillips and Chris Powell lead London Marathon team raising awareness of black men's risk

11 Apr 2018

The UK's former race relations chief joins Southend United's manager as part of a four-man team running to highlight black men's one-in-four risk of prostate cancer – double that of white men. We find out their personal reasons for getting involved and the taboos they hope to challenge among their peers.

"The photograph below isn’t just emotion running high because of a wedding"

11 Apr 2018

"They say a picture paints a thousand words. This one captures the fear, anxiety, stress, worry and relief from a battle with prostate cancer, and making it through the other side to walk your daughter up the aisle." Find out why Debra Telford and her family will be Marching for Men again this summer.

How your support led to Theresa May’s £75 million research promise and why we can't stop now

11 Apr 2018

BLOG: After Theresa May’s announcement of £75 million for prostate cancer research, Ian le Guillou looks at how government and charity funding work together and how your support is critical to bag the big bucks needed for major breakthroughs.

Theresa May joins mission to stop prostate cancer being a killer revealing £75m research fund

9 Apr 2018

The Prime Minister is making the biggest prostate cancer funding announcement we have seen – a move we hope will make a significant contribution to our bid to stop prostate cancer taking lives.

Could exercise prevent prostate cancer spreading to the bones? We’re on the case

5 Apr 2018

A new research project, grant funded by us as part of our £2.7 million Research Innovation Awards scheme announced last month is trying to find new ways to stop cancer spreading to bones.

"A menu fit for a king's table" – Bill Elliott on the Masters and our golf day fundraiser

29 Mar 2018

Ahead of the first golf major of 2018, prostate cancer survivor and editor at large of Golf Monthly magazine, Bill Elliott, tells us that the US Masters will be the most open competition in years, and explains why he’s hosting our annual golf day at The Berkshire this April.

The Manual: What's next after hormone therapy?

28 Mar 2018

Hormone therapy is a treatment that controls rather than cures prostate cancer that has spread, so we’re often asked what’s next if it stops working so well. Our Specialist Nurse, Patricia, looks at the options.

The Real Full Monty is back bigger and barer – watch celebs strip off for us live tonight

28 Mar 2018

Last year, Wayne Sleep and Danny John-Jules prepared to bare all for us in one the biggest TV hits of 2017. Tonight, a fresh group of celebrity men will learn a new super-sized version of the sexy Full Monty routine from scratch before stripping fully to raise awareness and funds for cancer charities.

FirstGroup smashes fundraising target to raise £1.5m for us as partnership comes to an end

22 Mar 2018

We've printed a million booklets, reached millions of passengers with our life-saving messages and given awareness talks to thousands of employees, all thanks to the generosity and support of the bus and rail operator over the last three years.