|PHEN Releases “Your Prostate Health Minute” PSA Campaign for Black History Month|
PHEN president and founder, Thomas A. Farrington records PSAs for Black History Month.
|African American men with prostate cancer have significantly lower PSA density than Caucasian men|
"Active surveillance criteria that were predictive in Caucasian men were not accurate in African American men..active surveillance criteria do not include race as a variable."
|Exercise and Other Healthy Lifestyle Habits May Protect Against Lethal Prostate Cancer|
Vigorous exercise and other healthy lifestyle habit may reduce their chances of developing a lethal type of prostate cancer by up to 68%
|Prostate Cancer Active Surveillance Quality Questioned|
Only 4.5% of Medicare patients on active surveillance or watchful waiting for prostate cancer are monitored as closely as they should be.
|Are black men with prostate cancer getting inferior care?|
A Harvard study finds many black men with prostate cancer face higher costs and delays in treatment.
|PSA Tests Cut Metastatic Prostate Cancer Rate by 50%|
Dr. D'Amico said that the latest recommendation against PSA screening by the United states Preventive Services Task Force is likely to reverse this trend...
|The Government's War Against Men's Health Is About to Get Much Worse|
Forbes: Benjamin Davies writes about a move to monetize primary care physicians not to provide PSA screening for prostate cancer.
|Moving Forward With the Fight Against Prostate Cancer|
By: Thomas A. Farrington, PHEN President and Founder - A Mediaplanet editorial distributed by USA Today, Sept. 18, 2015
|PHEN joins Janssen in releasing "My Prostate Cancer Roadmap,”|
A resource for advanced prostate cancer survivors.
|Addressing the Imbalance in Prostate Health|
By: Jonathan Simons, MD, President and CEO, Prostate Cancer Foundation - A Mediaplanet editorial distributed by USA Today, Sept. 18, 2015
|Evander Holyfield Goes Toe-to-Toe with Prostate Cancer|
Five-time heavyweight boxing champion joins the fight against prostate cancer
|Reduced Prostate Cancer Screening Could Miss Advanced Cancer|
Recommendation against regular screening 'puts men at greater prostate cancer risk'
|PHEN Guidance on Early Detection Testing|
Baseline PSA testing beginning at age 40 for African American and other men at high risk for prostate cancer....
| PHEN Mobilizes Black Prostate Cancer Survivors to Help Shape New Prostate Cancer Screening Guidelines|
2012 USPSTF Recommendation Against PSA Testing did not Adequately Assess the Needs of Black Men