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Prostate Cancer Treatment

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A study says men with prostate cancer should continue treatments indefinitely.

The large scale study was published in the New England Journal of Medicine, and says that previous studies showed some health benefits of taking a break from treatments when the cancer seems to stabilize.

But, researchers studying more than 1,500 patients found a 10 percent higher risk of death for those who used intermittent therapy.

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