View Post

Rare Patient Voice: Prostate Cancer Patients

In Paid Opportunities For The Cancer Community by Barbara Jacoby

Study Details: 60 min Web-Assisted Phone Interview plus 5 min of homework Compensation $120 Please sign up at the link below for more information or to see if you qualify. http://letlife.in/rare-patient-voice Why Sign up with Rare Patient Voice? Who knows better than you about your journey and experiences?  We connect you with researchers who are developing products and services which can help you …

View Post

Rare Patient Voice: Study Opportunity for Multiple Cancer Types

In Paid Opportunities For The Cancer Community by Barbara Jacoby

Study Details: Cancer patients with any of the following cancer types: Breast Prostate Skin (Melanoma and Basal Cell) Bladder Kidney Lung 60 min Online Bulletin Board US patients only Compensation $100 Please sign up at the link below for more information or to see if you qualify. http://letlife.in/rare-patient-voice Why Sign up with Rare Patient Voice? Who knows better than you …

View Post

Rare Patient Voice: Prostate Cancer Patients

In Paid Opportunities For The Cancer Community by Barbara Jacoby

Study Details: 2 hour Webcam Interview Compensation $200 Please sign up at the link below for more information or to see if you qualify. https://rarepatientvoice.com/LetLifeHappen/ Why Sign up with Rare Patient Voice? Who knows better than you about your journey and experiences?  We connect you with researchers who are developing products and services which can help you and others with …

View Post

Rare Patient Voice: Prostate Cancer Patients or Caregivers

In Paid Opportunities For The Cancer Community by Barbara Jacoby

Study Details: 60 min Web-Assisted Phone Interview Compensation $100 Please sign up at the link below for more information or to see if you qualify. https://rarepatientvoice.com/LetLifeHappen/ Why Sign up with Rare Patient Voice? Who knows better than you about your journey and experiences?  We connect you with researchers who are developing products and services which can help you and others …

View Post

Savvy Cooperative: Patients With Multiple Myeloma or Prostate Cancer on Active Treatment (and Caregivers)

In Paid Opportunities For The Cancer Community by Barbara Jacoby

SCREENER Description: We are looking for patients (and caregivers) with multiple myeloma or prostate cancer who are on active treatment Eligibility Criteria: Adult with multiple myeloma or prostate cancer OR a Caregiver to an adult with multiple myeloma or prostate cancer NOTE: We are defining caregivers as those who go to patient appointments and manages medication and overall care that …

View Post

Sound waves now used to treat prostate cancer in new tech for Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

In In The News by Barbara Jacoby

From: prnewswire.com September is Prostate Cancer Awareness month, the perfect time for men to be screened for the disease. Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer among men, and the second leading cause of men’s cancer death in the United States.* Locally, Georgia men have higher prostate cancer incidence and mortality rates than the U.S. average, according to the …

View Post

Updated Guidelines Focus on Advanced Prostate Cancer

In Clinical Studies News by Barbara Jacoby

By: Tony Berberabe From: targetedonc.com “Men with advanced prostate cancer have exhausted local therapies and are now moving on to systemic options.” New guidelines issued jointly by the American Urological Association (AUA), American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO), and Society of Urologic Oncology (SUO) focus on men withadvanced stage disease and now include new treatments, including the use of PARP …

View Post

Now breast, lung, bowel and prostate cancer can all be treated in a WEEK

In In The News by Barbara Jacoby

By: Sally Wardle From: dailymail.co.uk Bigger radiation doses in fewer sessions can be just as successful for treatment   Trials are showing it to be safe, without additional side effects, despite concerns Findings of a new UK study has proved breast cancer can be beaten in a week Karen Davis’ radiotherapy took five days and she has stayed free from cancer …

View Post

Stepped-Up Surveillance Warranted in Men With Strong Family History of Prostate Cancer

In In The News by Barbara Jacoby

By: David Hermel, MD From: medpagetoday.com It is well-established that men with a family history of prostate cancer have a higher likelihood of developing the disease during their lifetime. It is important for clinicians to identify these high-risk patients early on to implement effective screening and mitigation strategies. Analysis of a large population database in Utah of over 600,000 men …

View Post

It’s Time to Get Back to Your Regular Screenings

In In The News by Barbara Jacoby

By: Tampa Bay Radiation Oncology Your risk of developing cancer can be reduced by choosing healthy lifestyle habits, including a healthy diet, exercise, not smoking—and maintaining regular screenings. Screenings are designed to look for cancer before you have any signs or symptoms, because, by the time cancer symptoms appear, your cancer may have already progressed and spread. Regular screenings may …