cancer treatment http://tpr.org en New Therapies Expected To Be Revealed At World's Largest Breast Cancer Symposium This Week http://tpr.org/post/new-therapies-expected-be-revealed-worlds-largest-breast-cancer-symposium-week <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The <a href="http://www.sabcs.org/" target="_blank">San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium</a>, the world’s largest breast cancer conference, gets underway on</span> Tuesday, where more than 7,000 physicians and researchers from countries across the globe will witness groundbreaking presentations.</p> Mon, 09 Dec 2013 19:57:18 +0000 Eileen Pace 23234 at http://tpr.org UTHSC Research Honing In On More Effective Lymphoma Treatments http://tpr.org/post/uthsc-research-honing-more-effective-lymphoma-treatments <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">About 75,000 new cases of lymphoma are diagnosed in the U.S. each year, and many are fatal, but a local researcher is entering the final year of study on a project that he hopes will greatly improve lymphoma survival rates.</span></p> Fri, 06 Dec 2013 17:17:03 +0000 Eileen Pace 23073 at http://tpr.org UTHSC Research Honing In On More Effective Lymphoma Treatments Pubs Serving Up Pints And Prostate Cancer Awareness http://tpr.org/post/pubs-serving-pints-and-prostate-cancer-awareness <p>All 16 of the <a href="http://www.beerknurd.com/" target="_blank">Flying Saucer pubs</a> across the country, including San Antonio, have begun a month-long fundraising for prostate cancer awareness and early detection. The money raised will go to Pints for Prostates, a nonprofit that began in 2008 by a prostate cancer survivor.</p><p>"Anytime you're dealing with something cancer-oriented, awareness and early detection is very key," said Sam Wynne, Flying Saucer’s beer director and certified cicerone -- a beer and food pairing expert.</p> Wed, 03 Jul 2013 22:05:00 +0000 Ryan Loyd 14197 at http://tpr.org Pubs Serving Up Pints And Prostate Cancer Awareness The Source: Anti-Discrimination Ordinance | Prostate Cancer http://tpr.org/post/source-anti-discrimination-ordinance-prostate-cancer <p><strong>In the first segment:</strong></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">With the historic Supreme Court rulings favoring the gay community last week, we take a look at the San Antonio anti-discrimination ordinance proposed by District 1 Councilman Diego </span>Bernal<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. &nbsp;</span></p><p>The ordinance would update the city code to include additional protections for sexual orientation, gender identity and veteran status. Bernal joins us in the studio to talk about the ordinance.</p> Mon, 01 Jul 2013 16:17:36 +0000 Paul Flahive 14048 at http://tpr.org The Source: Anti-Discrimination Ordinance | Prostate Cancer Report Questions Aggressive Cancer Treatment For Men Unlikely To Die Of Prostate Cancer http://tpr.org/post/report-questions-aggressive-cancer-treatment-men-unlikely-die-prostate-cancer <p></p><p>A new report in the Journal of the American Medical Association said too many men have been getting aggressive treatment that they don't need&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">for prostate cancer</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The study suggests the side effects of treatments outweigh their benefits.</span></p> Wed, 26 Jun 2013 20:52:43 +0000 Eileen Pace 13826 at http://tpr.org Report Questions Aggressive Cancer Treatment For Men Unlikely To Die Of Prostate Cancer