Prostate Cancer

Does Hormone Therapy Cause Cognitive Decline? | Mark Scholz, MD [Video]

Mark Scholz, MD, a medical oncologist specializing exclusively in prostate cancer, answers a patient’s question about cognitive decline from hormone therapy. 0:05 What are the signs that a patient is developing cognitive decline from hormone therapy? What can be done to mitigate it? 3:25 Are effects on cognitive function the same for standard hormone therapy and second-generation anti-androgens? 5:36 Why don’t urologists put patients on milder agents like Casodex instead of stronger agents like Lupron and Lupron-type drugs? Dont know your stage? Take the quiz: Visit To learn more about prostate cancer visit Who we are: The Prostate Cancer Research Institute (PCRI) is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization that is dedicated to helping you research your treatment options. We understand that you have many questions, and we can help you find the answers that are specific to your case. All of our resources are designed by a multidisciplinary team of advocates and expert physicians, for patients. We believe that by educating yourself about the disease, you will have more productive interactions with your medical professionals and receive better individualized care. Feel free to explore our website or call our free helpline at 1 (800) 641-7274 with any questions that you have. Our Federal Tax ID # is 95-4617875 and qualifies for maximum charitable gift deductions by individual donors. The information on the Prostate Cancer Research Institute’s YouTube channel is provided with the understanding that the Institute is not engaged in rendering medical advice or recommendation. The information provided in these videos should not replace consultations with qualified health care professionals to meet your individual medical needs. #ProstateCancer #Prostate #MarkScholzMD

Colon Cancer

At What Age Should I Get A Colonoscopy? [Video]

For more information on why you should get a colonoscopy and how to schedule yours today, please visit According to the American Cancer Society, colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer diagnosed in both men and women in the United States. While diagnoses are decreasing in people over the age of 50, theres been an increase for those who are younger. Share this video with others: Subscribe to learn more about Cleveland Clinic: #Colonoscopy #CancerScreenings