New information for prostate cancer patients. - WRBL

New information for prostate cancer patients.

Posted: Updated:

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.

Source: CBS News

  • On Your SideMore>>

  • Columbus gas station shooter suspect identified, still at-large

    Columbus gas station shooter suspect identified, still at-large

    Aug 01, 2014 10:44 AM2014-08-01 23:53:43 GMT
    Columbus police have identified Chandler Saxton as the shooter.Columbus police have identified Chandler Saxton as the shooter.

    Columbus police identify Chandler Saxton as the man who opened fire and injured one at a gas station Thursday night.

    Columbus police identify Chandler Saxton as the man who opened fire and injured one at a gas station Thursday night.

  • LIVE: Auburn University summer graduation ceremonies

    LIVE: Auburn University summer graduation ceremonies

    Friday, August 1 2014 5:17 PM EDT2014-08-01 21:17:57 GMT
    Auburn University will be live streaming their summer graduation ceremonies Saturday. (Photo Courtesy: Auburn University / File)Auburn University will be live streaming their summer graduation ceremonies Saturday. (Photo Courtesy: Auburn University / File)
    Auburn University will be live streaming their summer graduation ceremonies Saturday and you can watch them live on WRBL.com.
    Auburn University will be live streaming their summer graduation ceremonies Saturday and you can watch them live on WRBL.com.
  • 3 Russell County corrections officers arrested

    3 Russell County corrections officers arrested

    Friday, August 1 2014 4:52 PM EDT2014-08-01 20:52:26 GMT
    The three Russell County correctional officers are accused of trying to bring items such as marijuana or cigarettes into the county jail, Sheriff Heath Taylor announced Friday. The three Russell County correctional officers are accused of trying to bring items such as marijuana or cigarettes into the county jail, Sheriff Heath Taylor announced Friday.
    Investigation revealed plan to bring marijuana into Russell County jail, Sheriff Heath Taylor said.
    Investigation revealed plan to bring marijuana into Russell County jail, Sheriff Heath Taylor said.
Powered by WorldNow

1350 13th Avenue
Columbus, GA 31901

Telephone: 706.323.3333
Fax: 706.327.6655
Email: news@wrbl.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.