Tag: psa

Soy and Prostate Cancer. What’s the Connection?

Here’s a case of 2+2 = 2. Or, maybe 3. But definitely not 4. People in Asian countries eat a lot more soy than those of us in Western countries. They also have lower rates of prostate cancer. So, more than a decade ago, scientists started speculating…

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Colonoscopy Could Save Your Life

If you’re a regular reader of Talking About Men’s Health, you know that there’s been a lot of controversy lately about whether or not two common screening tests—mammograms for women and PSA for men—actually improve survival rates or slow down…

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Tune into G. Gordon Liddy show live, tomorrow

I’ll be returning to the G. Gordon Liddy Show tomorrow talking about the US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) final recommendation against the use of PSA testing for men. The PSA has saved thousands of lives and the...

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PSA testing for men: Get it done!

If you’re a guy over 40 (or you know a man who is), encourage him to get a PSA test. Watch this great short video from the University of Illinois MedCenter. There’s also a zero-cost men’s health fair at the U...

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