Fear after prostate cancer treatment being "helpless"

According to the results of the Australian study, after treatment for prostate cancer are the most common side effect is the condition of "impotence" in men. This is quite disturbing for men when trapped and treatment of this disease. Many people fear after prostate treatment likely to be ... "impotence". Within five years, Australian scientists have conducted follow 2,000 men were treated for prostate cancer in this country. The complications of prolonged these patients are not satisfactory. Dr. David Smith, a research scholar at the Institute for cancer research in New South Wales, who headed the study, stated: "among the Group of patients involved in research are diagnosed, 88% of prostate cancer, that is more likely to get treatment healed, and 63% of the diagnosed disease symptoms yet. The patients were qualitative detection tests Antigen prostate cancer (PSA) ".

Fear after prostate cancer treatment being helpless

In a report tracking the results after 5 years, says David tell, who suffers from prostate cancer in locally has progressed quite well. If it comes to daily life in General, they are not much different with the team having the control, group of men chosen at random have the condition perfectly normal health and not suffering from cancer of the prostate. However, these patients also have some health risk due to the effects of treatments. The biggest risk for people being treated for cancer of the prostate is decreased sexual function. In the group who participated in the study, 70-75% of men suffering from impotence within five years after prostate cancer treatment.

Mr David said, his team looked at patients who use radiation therapy to near high doses and doses low. After 5 years, who were treated with radiation therapy to the lower dose was recovered near the sexual function in normal status. As such, those who are treated with radiation therapy to the result of the near-recovery best sex ability. However, if treated with radiation therapy, the patient's healing ability not good by the surgical patients.

In the Group of patients with đượcđiều radiation therapy treatment, the condition uncontrolled urination might present lower level. However, among patients is surgical removal of the prostate, radical about 12% of patients can not control urination. About the ability to recover sexual function, said David said, among those who have strong sexual ability before, only the 1/4 of the patients recover this ability after surgery. Young people apparently have good sex ability than those who are older. The original ones are capable of good sex will also recover better after 5 years. The men at the same time getting many diseases such as diabetes and heart disease, will also affect sexual potency.

Golden secrets of life expectancy than in men


According to a recent study, the mortality rate in men tend to be taller than women due to psychological problems. The research results from the volunteers showed that most men usually ignore or just follow some part to the advice of doctors on the health issue, even more subjective, people do not look to the doctor when they have health problems. Standing in front of the fact on the United Kingdom, Said xin revealing to you the 6 golden rules for men to get a healthy life and long-term family parties and real ones.

1. Always be honest with your doctor. Women willing to talk directly about his health with a doctor. Also with men, this is very difficult. The mentioned symptoms is essential, because it can be a sign of a serious disease. For example, the penis not get hard erections in men is a sensitive issue, but it may be related to diabetes and heart disease. Men also need to regularly check the testicles to timely treatment of prostate cancer-a common disease in men.

2. Protect the immune system. The men's immune systems are not as strong as in women. Statistics show that men die more when getting 7 out of 10 of the most common infections, especially tuberculosis and sexually transmitted disease. Men also tend to be less when the vaccination and not interested in nutrition, eating only swings and eat what they like.

3. check the level of testosterone. After age 30, testosterone levels in men started falling about 1% each year. Decreased testosterone levels can lead to decreased vitality, decreased muscle mass, decreased physical performance, memory and the ability of poor Chinese recipes, reduced sexual desire. All this can lead to depression, very harmful to men's health, increase the risk of coronary heart disease. Those at high risk of diabetes reduced testosterone.

4. Don't let alone fight with depression. Depression for men are still more dangerous idea, because its symptoms are not always obvious. When a woman is nervous breakdown, more people will know about this disease, while men usually like to hide to the end. Some find the solution by drinking alcohol, some watching television, surfing the web, others run by the sexual adventures ... Find a psychologist is their last method to combat depression. This way of life is a direct threat to health. The difficult period in the life of man is when testosterone levels decrease. This stage is like menopause in women. At times like that, most men tend to severe depression.

5. Always control the risk of cardiovascular disease. Even if the energy, men should also pay attention to this disease. After the age of 35, men should consult with a doctor to assess the risk of the disease. Think back to see who among the men's you've died of heart disease at the age of 60. Find out your cholesterol level and monitor it. Have you ever fainted, lost consciousness and difficulty breathing? Sometimes we belittled the importance of the signals, which should immediately inform your doctor. At the level of genes, men more vulnerable women. The female hormone estrogen offer women additional protection that men don't have. So men must control the symptoms of coronary heart disease after age 35. If there is a family history of the disease, need the advice of a doctor from at age 30 and implement preventative measures according to the instructions of your doctor.

6. Should not carelessness as a teenager. Reckless is the nature and lifestyle of adolescents makes them vulnerable to accidents and even death in a ridiculous way. Men often keep their children, do not count as women know the reason earlier than males.

TGA warned the risk of prostate cancer progression when use some drug treatment


TGA warned of the risk of prostate cancer has a high cell transformation (high-grade prostate cancer) of the 5-alpha reductase inhibitors (finasterid and dutasterid). Journal of Medicines Safety Update, 12/2013 has information warning of the risk of prostate cancer has a high cell transformation related to the 5-alpha reductase inhibitors finasterid and dutasterid. Pharmaceutical management agency of Australia (TGA) were exchanged with the pharmaceutical company has drug preparations contained finasterid and dutasterid to request updated information warning of the risk of prostate cancer progression has a high cell change on product information sheet of this drug.

Journal of Medicines Safety Update, 12/2013 has information warning of the risk of prostate cancer has a high cell transformation related to the 5-alpha reductase inhibitors finasterid and dutasterid. Two large studies were conducted to evaluate the effect reduces prostate cancer of the two drugs. The results showed that the risk of prostate cancer in General decreased due to the decrease in the rate of occurrence of the forms of prostate cancer risk is low (lower risk forms of prostate cancer); However, both studies showed the increased risk of prostate cancer has a high cell transformation. Pharmaceutical management agency of Australia (TGA) were exchanged with the pharmaceutical company has drug preparations contained finasterid and dutasterid to request updated information warning of the risk of prostate cancer progression has a high cell change on product information sheet of this drug. Currently in Vietnam finasterid under various names such as Daceram Finiod, miscellaneous, Finride, Kupnacia, Monafeel, Binfin, Finast, Prorid, Stercia, Polnaster ... Dutasterid released under some special name as Avodart, Prelone and Tenricy.

Information for medical staff: The 5-alpha reductase inhibitors are not approved for the treatment of prostate cancer and no evidence of clinical benefit when using this medication to treat prostate cancer. Before prescribing the drugs to inhibit 5-alpha reductase, health officials need to carefully weigh the risk/benefit of the medication and talk to patients. Need to make the reviews related to prostate cancer recurring before and after treatment with the 5-alpha reductase inhibitors. The concentration of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) in the blood is an important indicator in the process of screening to detect prostate cancer. The use of the 5-alpha reductase inhibitors may reduce serum PSA concentrations up to 50%.

Reduce the risk of prostate cancer recurrence by coffee


Drink 4 cups of coffee each day had the effect of minimizing the risk of recurrence of prostate cancer and the process of development of the disease. This is the result of a study published in Cancer Causes and Control. Prostate cancer was the "fear" of men, the same research to learn about more new hope for evidence of recurrence of cancer. Scientists in Seattle, USA has analyzed the figures of 1,001 patients aged 35-74 have cancer of the prostate. These patients are required to fill in a reply to the question about the type of food usually use 2 years before being diagnosed with the disease and to provide information about diets as well as the amount of beverage consumption, lifestyle, family history of cancer, the type of drug used , the time taken before the prostate tumors. Results analysis of the first five years after they are diagnosed with prostate cancer showed that those drinking 4 cups of coffee/day decreased 59% the risk of recurrence or development of prostate cancer than those who only drink 1 cup/week. Scientists conjectured this was because firepower in coffee contains compounds that have antioxidant and anti-inflammatory ... However, the scientists warned, should not because this result that drinking lots of coffee.