October 31, 2014

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  • DRE for Prostate Cancer
    Ask the Experts

    DRE for Prostate Cancer

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Though the DRE is entrenched in U.S. medical practice, its use—like that of the prostate specific antigen (PSA) blood test—is surprisingly controversial.

  • Prostate Cancer Test Pros & Cons

    Prostate Cancer Test Pros & Cons

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Even though the PSA blood test can detect cancer early, it saves few, if any, lives and often leads to treatments that can cause serious complications, according to government experts. We'll give you the full story.

  • Women & Bone Density

    Women & Bone Density

    by Berkeley Wellness

    If you’re a woman over 65 and have had a normal result on a bone mineral density test, you may not need to be tested again for as long as 15 years, suggests a recent study.