Jan 26, 2010 21:02 EST
Dennis Hopper's wife claims actor coerced to seek divorce because of influence from others. Dennis Hopper's wife states in a court declaration that she believes the actor is divorcing her because of his declining health and influence from others.
Jan 26, 2010 21:02 EST
Dennis Hopper's wife states in a court declaration that she believes the actor is divorcing her because of his declining health and influence from others.
Jan 25, 2010 11:04 EST
Uncle Charlie's journey: Wilson goes from drugs, homelessness, prostate cancer to Grammy nods. Over the years, the Grammys have served as a backdrop for heart-tugging comeback stories. If Charlie Wilson should win either one of the awards he's up for on Sunday, it may mark one of the more unusual ? a successful resurgence after a series of setbacks, including spending two years homeless.
Jan 22, 2010 00:00 EST
According to the American Cancer Society, more than 190,000 new cases of prostate cancer are diagnosed in the U.S. each year. Fortunately, there is a lot you can do to keep your prostate healthy as you age?and stay ahead of the game. Here's what Christopher Saigal, MD, an assistant professor of urology at UCLA's Jonsson Cancer Center, says to do:
Jan 19, 2010 19:00 EST
Given the bind that many prominent American men have thrust themselves into ? think Tiger Woods, Mark Sanford, Eliot Spitzer, et al. ? it seems it really is possible to have too much of a good thing. And your prostate gland appears to agree.
Jan 19, 2010 16:20 EST
Dennis Hopper, battling cancer, files for divorce from wife of nearly 14 years in LA. Dennis Hopper, battling prostate cancer, wants out of his marriage. The 73-year-old actor-director filed for divorce Thursday in Los Angeles, citing irreconcilable differences with Victoria Duffy, his wife of nearly 14 years. Hopper has been battling prostate cancer and in October canceled all travel plans to focus on treatment.
Jan 19, 2010 13:12 EST
LONDON (Reuters) - Circumcising newborn boys to stop them becoming infected with the AIDS virus in later life is more cost-effective than circumcising adult men, Rwandan health experts said on Tuesday.
Jan 16, 2010 10:08 EST
Cancer-stricken actor Dennis Hopper has filed for divorce from his wife of nearly 14 years, court records have shown.
Jan 14, 2010 16:44 EST
Calif. man pleads guilty to wearing Marine medals he never earned. A 69-year-old Southern California man has pleaded guilty to a federal charge for posing as a decorated Marine major general.
Jan 11, 2010 21:45 EST
NEW YORK (Reuters) - British composer Andrew Lloyd Webber is urging men over 50 years-old to get regular tests for prostate cancer after he was successfully treated for the disease last year and given the all-clear.
Jan 11, 2010 18:03 EST
Andrew Lloyd Webber says he has had a successful prostate cancer treatment. Andrew Lloyd Webber says he has been successfully treated for prostate cancer.
Jan 11, 2010 17:21 EST
In a first, scientists have identified a genetic variant linked to aggressive prostate cancer that could improve diagnosis and treatments for the disease, researchers said Monday.
Jan 11, 2010 15:59 EST
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Researchers have found a genetic mutation that helps predict which men will have aggressive prostate cancer and said it might help doctors choose who needs treatment and who does not.
Jan 11, 2010 15:35 EST
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Considering having a surgeon remove your cancerous prostate using a robot? You might want to see a surgeon who has done at least 80 operations for the best results, according to the authors of a new research review.
Jan 11, 2010 13:04 EST
Biotech firm Vivus unveiled a would-be player Monday in the 3.7-billion-dollar erectile dysfunction market: avanafil, effective in just 15 minutes, far faster than blockbuster rivals Viagra and Cialis.
Jan 11, 2010 10:37 EST
Vivus says men taking avanafil were more likely to be ready for sex within 15 minutes. Vivus Inc. on Monday reported positive test results for its erectile dysfunctional drug candidate avanafil, saying most men who took the drug were able to have sex within 15 minutes.
Jan 08, 2010 10:38 EST
Paraguay president has prostate surgery; plans to return to work next week. Paraguayan President Fernando Lugo underwent a successful prostate operation on Friday and will be recovering for several days, his office announced.
Jan 07, 2010 10:46 EST
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A healthy weight and regular exercise may help protect men from one of the most common side effects of prostate cancer surgery, a new study suggests.
Jan 04, 2010 15:20 EST
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Overweight middle-aged men may have a higher risk of heart problems and strokes and die earlier than their thinner peers -- even in the absence of some traditional risk factors, a new study suggests.
Jan 04, 2010 11:34 EST
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Two disorders that seem completely unrelated except that each is the focus of massive drug company ad campaigns may actually have something in common: Older men who suffer from restless legs syndrome at night are almost twice as likely to have erectile dysfunction as those without restless legs, researchers report.