healtheo360 Wellness Blog

Prostate Cancer

Posted by healtheo360 on Jun 15, 2016 11:09:18 AM

Statistics:

Read Article

Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Posted by healtheo360 on Sep 29, 2015 5:39:46 PM

The American Cancer Society’s estimates for prostate cancer in the United States for the year 2015,  that there would be about 220,800 new cases of prostate cancer. Did you know that about 1 in 7 men would be diagnosed with prostate cancer during his lifetime?

What is Prostate Cancer?

Read Article

Men’s Health Week (June 15th, 2015 – June 21st, 2015) Infographic

Posted by healtheo360 on Jun 10, 2015 9:58:01 AM

Men’s health week is to spread the awareness of being healthy, with encouragement to early detection and treatment among men and boys. Did you know that leading causes of death in men and boys are cancer, heart disease, and accidents (unintentional injuries)?

10 Major Health Problems among Men:

Read Article

Prostate Cancer: Common Myths and Facts

Posted by healtheo360 on Dec 30, 2014 12:00:05 AM

New cases of prostate cancer number about 233,000 annually, making it the second most commonly diagnosed cancer in men in the USA. But how much do you know about prostate cancer? Let’s take a look at some of the myths about the disease and also learn facts about prostate cancer.


Read Article

Obese Children Have Higher Levels of Stress Hormone?

Posted by Team healtheo360 on Dec 17, 2013 5:57:44 AM

WEDNESDAY, Dec. 18, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Obese children have elevated levels of a key stress hormone, according to a new study.

Read Article

Diabetes and Cancer: Cancer Cells May Be Hijacking Your Diabetes to Fuel Themselves

Posted by healtheo360 on Aug 5, 2013 4:23:22 PM

Diabetes and Cancer: What's the Connection?

Certain cancers, such as breast, pancreatic, and colon cancer have often been associated with particular metabolic diseases, of which diabetes is the most familiar example. While the link between diabetes and cancer is well documented, a basic understanding of diabetes demonstrates why the reasoning behind it seems so paradoxical.

Read Article

Diabetes Medication Used to Stunt Lung Cancer Growth

Posted by healtheo360 on May 6, 2013 2:29:44 PM

Recently published in the British Journal of Cancer, research from the McMaster University demonstrated that Metformin, a drug prescribed to help manage and treat type II diabetes additionally halts the growth of lung cancer cells and makes them more likely to be killed by radiotherapy.

Read Article

Columbia University Research Maps Tumor Metabolism

Posted by healtheo360 on Apr 25, 2013 3:20:12 PM

In a recent and massive study conducted by researchers at Columbia University Medical Center, the gene expression data of 22 tumors has successfully identified multiple metabolic expression changes that are commonly associated with cancer. Their findings were published in Nature Biotechnology

Read Article

Growing Pains: Childhood Obesity in America [infographic]

Posted by healtheo360 on Mar 14, 2013 10:34:45 AM

Childhood Obesity in America

Additionally obese and overweight children are 70% more likely to develop a cardiovascular disease later in life and are at higher risk for breast cancer, colon cancer, ovarian cancer, cervical cancer, and prostate cancer. Obese and overweight children are significantly more likely to develop prediabetes, a medical condition where glucose levels indicate an extreme risk for developing diabetes. Thankfully prediabetes can be managed in its early stages with diet, exercise, and utilization of diabetic support groups.

Read Article

healtheo360 Attends Filming for the Katie Couric Cancer Special

Posted by healtheo360 on Mar 11, 2013 5:27:50 PM

Read Article

healtheo360 Wellness Blog

Information & Resources for Patients, Caregivers, Family and Friends

healtheo360 offers you content that is useful, digestible, and easy on the eyes. We update this blog regularly with infographics and artilces covering topics that matter to our community members. So read on, enjoy, and share!

Subscribe to Email Updates

Recent Posts

Posts by Topic

see all