Just One Year On Androgen Deprivation (ADT) Creates Significant Lipid and Glucose Metabolism Problems

It is a widely understood that androgen deprivation therapy (ADT)  causes adverse side effects and events.  Some researchers believe that the ADT-induced alterations in lipid and glucose metabolism may be race-dependent. To evaluate this concern the researchers recruited Japanese men with newly diagnosed prostate cancer who also underwent at least one year of ADT.  They [...]

Blood Glucose and Cholesterol Levels Change Due to ADT in Men with Non-Metastatic Prostate Cancer

We often talk about the assumed fact that androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) changes both the blood glucose levels as well as cholesterol levels in men who are under treatment. Researchers at the Division of General Internal Medicine & Clinical Epidemiology, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON. decided to formally evaluate this theory over [...]

By |2011-05-04T10:38:12-04:00May 4th, 2011|Advanced Prostate Cancer,