Baldness of any type increased an African American man’s risk of developing prostate cancer, according to a new study. The type of baldness and the man’s age increased these risks. Early onset (before age 60) and frontal (receding hairline) only baldness were associated with more advanced and more aggressive prostate cancers in black men.
African-American men negatively impacted by hormone therapy for treatment of prostate cancer - https://scienmag.com/african-american-men-negatively-impacted-by-hormone-therapy-for-treatment-of-prostate-cancer/
Medications that have been used to treat advanced prostate cancers are now sometimes used to treat patients with earlier stages of the disease. A new study demonstrated that this practice may have some significant side effects. #Cancer #ProstateCancer