How Having Testicular Cancer Gave Me a New Life’s...

How Having Testicular Cancer Gave Me a New Life’s...

Prior to my testicular cancer diagnosis in October 2016, I didn’t make health a priority as I branched out in the world in my early twenties. To be perfectly honest, I felt 100%...

Doctor who survived cancer as a young adult understands his patients’ struggles

Doctor who survived cancer as a young adult understands his patients’ struggles

Dr. Todd Aguilera battled cancer at the age of 19 — and won. Twenty years later, he’s emerging as a national leader in fighting the disease, both as a researcher and a physician...

Testicular Cancer and COVID-19

Testicular Cancer and COVID-19

There is a lot of uncertainty during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and how COVID-19 affects the way we treat testicular cancer.  In an unprecedented manner, publishers and...

Make Testicular Self-Examination Standard of Care, Urge Men’s Health Experts

Make Testicular Self-Examination Standard of Care, Urge Men’s Health Experts

The term “standard of care” refers to a procedure or set of actions medical professionals generally undertake for patients facing similar circumstances, based on the formal...

 Are Biomarkers Going to Change the Future of Testicular Cancer?

Are Biomarkers Going to Change the Future of Testicular Cancer?

San Francisco, California (UroToday.com) The sharp improvement in the prognosis of testicular cancer since the last 1970s represents a success story in the history of medical...

Half as many rounds of chemotherapy 'just as effective' in treating testicular cancer

Half as many rounds of chemotherapy 'just as effective' in treating testicular cancer

Half the amount of chemotherapy 'just as effective' in treating testicular cancer, study finds Professor says findings could make treatment 'shorter, kinder and cheaper' Friday...

‘Half’ the current chemo could prevent testicular cancer returning

‘Half’ the current chemo could prevent testicular cancer returning

A new clinical trial has found that in men with testicular cancer, half the amount of chemotherapy that is currently used could just as effectively prevent the disease from...

Half the amount of chemo prevents testicular cancer from coming back, new trial shows

Half the amount of chemo prevents testicular cancer from coming back, new trial shows

Testicular cancer can be prevented from coming back using half the amount of chemotherapy that is currently used, a new clinical trial has shown. In many men who have had...

Testosterone replacement in young male cancer survivors: A 6-month double-blind randomised placebo-controlled trial

Testosterone replacement in young male cancer survivors: A 6-month double-blind randomised placebo-controlled trial

This was a multicentre United Kingdom study conducted in secondary care hospital outpatients. Male survivors of testicular cancer, lymphoma, and leukaemia aged 25–50 years with...

Testicular cancer: Six signs the cancer has spread to other parts of the body

Testicular cancer: Six signs the cancer has spread to other parts of the body

Testicular cancer occurs in the testicles (testes), which are located inside the scrotum, a loose bag of skin underneath the penis. The cancer tends to mostly affect men between...

Cancer Survivor Encourages Others to Heed the Signs

Cancer Survivor Encourages Others to Heed the Signs

After he finished digging out from a snowstorm last year, Steve Larson, 35, an active, healthy father of three from Eau Claire, Wisconsin, began developing what he thought were...

The first signs that told this young man he had testicular cancer

The first signs that told this young man he had testicular cancer

It started with backache and a loss of appetite. But when Owen Taylor started to vomit blood, he knew there was something very wrong. It was just before New Year 2017 when...