Kidney Failure & Heartburn Drugs
Kidney Failure – Cautionary News
Many men with heartburn, peptic ulcers and indigestion take drugs called Proton Pump Inhibitors (PPIs) to reduce gastric acid production. Their names are listed below.
A research team in the USA looked at 20,000 men newly started on PPIs compared with 173,000 on alternative drugs….
Prostate Cancer & Exercise
Prostate Cancer Screening – Good News/Bad News
First, the bad news from two recent studies. Prostate Cancer (PCa) remains the commonest cancer in UK men with 47,000 new registrations each year and it is the second commonest cause of cancer deaths at 11,000 each year. Despite this a new survey…