Prostatepedia

A list of article published by Charles "Snuffy" Myers, MD

  • Advanced Treatment - July 2017

    In this month's issue Dr. Myers talks about some of the new prostate cancer treatment that seam to hold the most promise. Some of the areas covered are in the fields of urology, immunotherapy, … more

  • Prevention and Screening - June 2017

    This month's Prostatepedia talks about Prevention and Screening. The information in this article is for everyone that has been diagnosed with prostate cancer as well as those that will be … more

  • Big Data - May 2017

    This month’s issue of Prostatepedia is concerned with the use of big data and how big data can be used to predict and treat all types of cancer. The fact that all the big players – Google, … more

  • Prostate Cancer and bone - April 2017

    This month, Dr Myers talks about two major issues in the relationship between prostate cancer and bone. First, bone is a primary site to which metatatic prostate cancer spreads. He discuss treatment … more

  • Prostate Cancer and your Heart - February 2017

    It is almost impossible to think of prostate cancer without considering cardiovascular disease. Cardiovascular disease is a major cause of morbidity and mortality   in men over the age of 60 … more

  • Immunotherapy -January 2017

    This month we’re talking about  advances in prostate cancer  immunotherapy. The interviews  are informative and lucid—  quite an achievement as cancer  … more

  • Prostate Cancer Recurrence - December 2016

    Treating recurrent prostate cancer is a major focus in my clinic, the American Institute for Diseases of the Prostate (AIDP). I started seeing patients with recurrent disease in 1994 at the … more

  • Active Surveillance - November 2016

    This issue, one of our largest, is devoted to active surveillance. There are multiple reasons for the extensive set of interviews contained in this issue. First, most men  … more

  • Before & After Surgery - October 2016

    Dr. Myers talks about with the use of MRI as opposed to transrectal ultrasoud has significantly change the way that radical prostatectomy. There are many studies showing the advantage of using MRI. … more