Day: February 22, 2016

Sexual recovery after prostate cancer – Joe Amissah Arthur

Posted on 22 February 2016 by Ilaria Pignatelli

Co-constructing sexual recovery after prostate cancer: a qualitative study with couples Prostate cancer is  prevalent in men in the UK. With improved treatment, men are living longer. However, treatment comes at a cost with many suffering from erectile dysfunction, greatly affecting their sex life. A recent qualitative study evaluated the effect of prostate cancer treatment on the
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Stopping Cancer in its Tracks: Cardiff Scientists Score Rare Cancer Breakthrough- Hannah Roderick Hake

Posted on 22 February 2016 by Scott Cutting

Sufferers of a rare disease – Tuberous Sclerosis – have new hope for a treatment after pioneering research at Cardiff University. Tuberous Sclerosis (TS) is a genetic tumour syndrome, where sufferers develop different tumours throughout their body. Dr Elaine Dunlop and her team have been studying the complex cell pathways involved in tumour formation and
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