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Electric Monk Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Oct-08-11 02:39 AM
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  -New prostate cancer test advice (Don't do it) overturns dogma Turborama  Oct-07-11 11:19 PM   #0 
  - I have questions about this that have not been addressed in the news I've seen so far.  snot   Oct-07-11 11:29 PM   #1 
  - I doubt that the Prius is a source of anything dangerous to a prostate.  truthisfreedom   Oct-07-11 11:34 PM   #2 
  - The Prius actually *DOES* have the main traction battery...  Tesha   Oct-08-11 08:20 AM   #13 
  - The cabling for the battery pack in the prius doesn't run under the driver's seat.  AtheistCrusader   Oct-07-11 11:49 PM   #3 
  - Roughly 100% of men would get prostate cancer if they lived long enough.  Tesha   Oct-08-11 08:15 AM   #12 
  - Rest assured that Prius isn't the cause of the prostate cancers  madokie   Oct-08-11 08:26 AM   #14 
  - The research says there is no difference in death rates between those tested and those not tested  daleo   Oct-08-11 06:13 PM   #19 
  - PSA is with other data points including DRE, velocity, and a new one which measures the urine after  still_one   Oct-08-11 12:29 AM   #4 
  - = LBN?  Electric Monk   Oct-08-11 02:39 AM   #5 
  - Regarless of the link's name, Fri Oct 7, 5:28 pm ET was within LBN's time limit @ time of posting it  Turborama   Oct-08-11 02:46 AM   #6 
  - My 86 yr old dad asked me if he should do anything about the prostate  truedelphi   Oct-08-11 02:48 AM   #7 
  - That sounds about right.  Chan790   Oct-08-11 03:40 AM   #9 
  - Way ahead of ya  Tuvok Obama   Oct-08-11 03:14 AM   #8 
  - my dear friend's life was saved by routine screening  freeplessinseattle   Oct-08-11 05:10 AM   #10 
  - Informed decision?  southshore   Oct-08-11 07:14 AM   #11 
  - First, do no harm....  Th1onein   Oct-08-11 10:57 AM   #15 
  - I don't like this.  BiggJawn   Oct-08-11 04:37 PM   #16 
  - First it takes years to convince people that they need routine screening,  Gormy Cuss   Oct-08-11 05:03 PM   #17 
  - Testing isn't cost effective.  crim son   Oct-08-11 05:48 PM   #18 
  - Yes, that's really what is going on  Yo_Mama   Oct-08-11 07:44 PM   #24 
  - The real question is whether to treat cancers detected at an old age  Yo_Mama   Oct-08-11 06:16 PM   #20 
  - Side effects like impotence and incontinence are also hard on 50 year olds  daleo   Oct-08-11 06:22 PM   #21 
  - Of course they do  Yo_Mama   Oct-08-11 07:41 PM   #23 
     - Money makes this a difficult area, like breast cancer screening  daleo   Oct-09-11 05:37 PM   #25 
     - My mother recently died of everything else (COPD, diabetes, heart disease etc)  hedgehog   Oct-09-11 07:27 PM   #27 
  - Just my wild ass guess, but I agree with what I think is your point -  hedgehog   Oct-09-11 07:24 PM   #26 
  - I'm glad that my father got tested for prostate cancer a t 50  Nikia   Oct-08-11 07:35 PM   #22 
  - While the scientific data are incontrovertible (PCA screening does not save lives),  Fool Count   Oct-09-11 07:38 PM   #28 

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