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New information for prostate cancer patients.

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A new large scale study in the New England Journal of Medicine finds men with prostate cancer should continue treatments indefinitely. Previous smaller studies showed some health benefits of taking a break from treatments when the cancer seems to stabilize. But researchers studying more than 1500 patients found a 10 percent higher risk of death for those who used intermittent therapy.

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