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not be any substitute for medical counsel. Copyright 2009, IPCSG
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Articles and Links
Video - Prostate Cancer Funding Reduced
This video clip from Fox Business talks about the reduction in prostate cancer
spending in the US, and some potential advances that could right the trend.
This site offers a point-of-view approach to alternative cancer treatments.
Us Too! Prostate Cancer Education Links
Us Too! provides a great collection of relevant links for prostate cancer research.
David Getoff: Naturopath
There is a great deal of legitimate research and many published studies on holistic or non-
traditional cancer treatments. A physician's lack of knowledge in this area will never negate the
research or the excellent results shown for some of these treatments. If you look hard enough, you
may find that in many cases, non-traditional therapies may yield better results. Knowledge is
These links are to organizations who either offer services, or have some affiliation with prostate
cancer research or treatment.
Prostate Oncology Specialists - Established in 1995, Prostate Oncology Specialists Inc. has earned
national acclaim for its comprehensive approach to managing prostate cancer.
Prostate Advocates Aiding Choices in Treatments (PAACT) - PAACT, Inc. is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit
prostate cancer advocacy organization, founded in 1984 by a prostate cancer (PC) patient, for the
purpose of furnishing PC patients, physicians, and advocates with the most advanced methods of
detection, diagnostic procedures, evaluation, and treatments for prostate cancer.
City of Hope - City of Hope is one of just a handful of Comprehensive Cancer Centers in the United
States as designated by the National Cancer Institute (NCI), and a founding member of the
National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN).
Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute - Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical
Discovery Institute conducts world-class collaborative research dedicated to finding cures for
human disease, improving quality of life, educating and training the next-generation of scientists,
and thus creating a legacy for its employees, partners, donors, and community.
UCSD Medical Center: Moores Cancer Center - UCSD's Moores Cancer Center works tirelessly
to advance the treatments for cancer.
cCARE California Cancer Associates - cCARE is a network of Providers that focus on
state-of-the-art facilities, compassionate care, and a commitment to implementing the most
advanced cancer treatment techniques available.
Compassionate Oncology - Dr. Bob Leibowitz and the entire Compassionate Oncology staff are
dedicated to providing each patient with individualized successful treatment protocols.
Patients' National Cancer Institute - A Step-by-Step Guide to Recovery for Cancer Freshmen by
Informed Prostate Cancer
Prostate Cancer Research and Education Foundation - PCREF, led by Medical Director Dr. Israel
Barken, is an excellent organization that holds support meetings and provides invaluable reference
information for the prostate cancer community.
Support Group Inc.
Radiotherapy Clinics of Georgia - Radiotherapy Clinics of Georgia is among the largest and most
successful programs in the world for the treatment of men with prostate cancer.
"A San Diego non-profit 501 c 3 Corporation ID # 54-2141691"
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UsToo - Us TOO International Prostate Cancer Education and Support Network is a 501-c-3
nonprofit, grassroots organization started in 1990 by prostate cancer survivors for prostate cancer
patients, survivors, their spouses/partners and families.
Dr. Charles Snuffy Myers - Medical oncologist and prostate cancer survivor, Dr. Charles
"Snuffy" Myers is one of the leading developers of today's prostate cancer canon on both the
research and treatment side of the test tube.
Dendreon - PROVENGE® (sipuleucel-T) Now FDA Approved On April 29, 2010, the U.S. Food
and Drug Administration approved PROVENGE for the treatment of men with asymptomatic or
minimally symptomatic metastatic, castrate resistant (hormone refractory) prostate cancer...
As discussed during our September 2010 meeting, there are clinical trials that are currently
recruiting participants. CLICK HERE for information, or go to http://www.clinicaltrials.gov and
search for dendreon. As of this writing, there are 3 trials accepting participants.
Invasion of the Prostate Snatchers blog: - Postate Oncology Specialists has created a weekly blog
and invites you to post your comments.
Sharp and Children's MRI Center - Dr. Russell Low is the medical director of Sharp and
Children’s MRI Center. Dr. Low spoke about new MRI Techniques for Prostate Cancer Diagnosis
and Surveillance at our November 2011 meeting.
Desert Medical Imaging - At DMI, we use MRI as a new option for the detection and localization
of prostate cancer for men with abnormal PSA levels. A diagnostic MRI creates a detailed
cross-sectional image of the prostate gland without an invasive procedure.