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Prostate Cancer

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Dr. Drew Announces He Had Prostate Cancer

Live 105′s “Loveline” & “Dr. Drew on Call” host wrote on the HLN network’s site that he returned to work in 10 days after having…

09/24/2013

California Gov. Jerry Brown discusses pension reform during a news conference on August 28, 2012 in Los Angeles. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Gov. Brown’s Health ‘Great’ After Prostate Cancer Treatment

California Gov. Jerry Brown said Tuesday that he has concluded radiation treatment for early-stage prostate cancer, his second health scare since taking office two years ago.

01/08/2013

California Governor Jerry Brown speaks during a news conference at the Port of Oakland on July 9, 2012 in Oakland. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Gov. Brown Being Treated For Prostate Cancer, Plans To Stay On Job

Gov. Jerry Brown is being treated for early stage prostate cancer but will stay on the job throughout his nearly four-week treatment, his office said Wednesday.

12/12/2012

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Daily Madden: Remembering Former Raiders Great Tom Keating

John Madden remembered the life of former Raiders defensive lineman Tom Keating, who passed away late last week.

09/05/2012

Prostate Cancer. (AP)

Man Hospitalized For Cancer Found During Oakland Health Fair Exam

More than 1,000 people attended an East Oakland church’s annual health fair Saturday to receive preventative health screenings and exams and one man was diagnosed with advanced prostate cancer.

08/19/2012

Former Oakland Raider Ben Davidson arrives at the 2011 Cedars Sinai Sports Spectacular at Hyatt Regency Century Plaza on May 22, 2011 in Beverly Hills. (John Sciulli/Getty Images)

Raider Great Davidson Dies After Prostate Cancer Battle

Ben Davidson, the hulking defensive end who starred for the Oakland Raiders in the 1960s before becoming a famous television pitch man, has died at 72.

07/03/2012

Prostate Cancer. (AP)

HealthWatch: UCSF Expert At Odds With New Prostate Screening Recommendations

An influential government task force has issued a controversial new recommendation on cancer screening using the prostate specific antigen, or PSA test.

10/07/2011

Prostate Cancer. (AP)

HealthWatch: Exercise May Help Prostate Cancer Patients Live Longer

New Bay Area research shows how certain exercise may actually help men with prostate cancer live a long, healthier life.

KPIX 5–06/21/2011

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HealthWatch: Supplement Shows Promise For Keeping Prostate Cancer At Bay

Researchers have found that a diet rich in fruits and vegetables can reduce your risk of developing all types of cancers, but can a plant-based supplement help with a recurrence of cancer?

CBS San Francisco–06/07/2011