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Proceed To Article Senate Committee Approves Block To Assited Suicide
The Senate Judiciary Committee Thursday approved legislation that would effectively block Oregon's assisted suicide law. The proposed bill, euphemistically named the "Pain Relief Promotion Act" faces filibuster when  it goes to the senate floor. More...

Proceed To Article New York Mayor Diagnosed With Prostate Cancer
Mayor Rudolph Guiliani announced yesterday that he has been diagnosed with prostate cancer. Read an excerpt of the speech and highlights from the question and answer period directly following.

Proceed To Article Treatment Options For Prostate Cancer
State-of-the-art treatment in prostate cancer provides prolonged disease-free survival for many patients with localized disease, but is rarely curative in patients with locally extensive tumor. More....
Proceed To Article From The U.S. Preventitive Services Task Force
The principal screening tests for prostate cancer are the digital rectal examination (DRE), serum tumor markers (e.g., prostate-specific antigen [PSA]), and transrectal ultrasound (TRUS). Learn more about routine screening with a practice guideline on the subject.

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