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Sep 17, 2014, 11:30 ET
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ZERO Taps Former DOD Research Head For Board Of Directors, Names New Vice Chair

ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer appointed former Department of Defense Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP) Director Leo Giambarresi,...

Sep 08, 2014, 08:30 ET
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New Survey Reveals that Prostate Cancer Impacts Sex Lives More than Any Other Aspect of Patients' Lives

 A recent survey conducted by ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer and Ferring Pharmaceuticals Inc. aimed to uncover the impact of prostate...

Sep 02, 2014, 11:00 ET

National Prostate Health Month Underscores Importance of Knowing Your Numbers

Today, at the start of National Prostate Health Month (NPHM), professional association representing urology practices in the United States, LUGPA,...

Aug 21, 2014, 12:05 ET
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ZERO Kicks Off Prostate Cancer Awareness Month With 16 Run/Walks

ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer is hosting 16 run/walk events across the nation during September, Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, to raise...

Jun 12, 2014, 11:25 ET
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Survey Shows Less Than Half of Men With Prostate Cancer Are Referred to an Oncologist

A new prostate cancer survey revealed that only 41 percent of men with prostate cancer were referred to an oncologist at some point during their...

Apr 03, 2014, 10:30 ET
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ZERO Selected As Best Nonprofit To Work For

ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer has been selected as one of 2014 Best Nonprofits to work for by The NonProfit Times' annual survey. ZERO...

Feb 27, 2014, 14:15 ET
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ZERO Hosts 30+ Run/Walk Events To End Prostate Cancer And Create Generation ZERO

ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer is hosting more than 30 run/walk events across the nation to raise funds and awareness to end prostate...

Jan 09, 2014, 12:10 ET
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Prostate Cancer Accounts For 1 In 4 New Cancer Cases In U.S. Men

Prostate cancer continues to be the most common cancer in men, accounting for about 1 in 4 new cases, according to data recently published in CA:...

Mar 29, 2013, 10:00 ET
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Largest Men's Health Event Series In U.S. Formed, Kicks Off April 28

More than 60 events nationwide have united under the same banner for one cause. Called the ZERO Prostate Cancer Challenge (ZPCC), the new...

Mar 27, 2013, 15:57 ET
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ZERO - The End Of Prostate Cancer Announces New CEO

ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer has appointed Jamie Bearse as its new President and CEO. Bearse is an 11-year veteran of the organization...

Mar 26, 2013, 15:23 ET

ZERO's CEO Steps Down After Thirteen Years Of Leadership

 Quentin "Skip" Lockwood, III, President and Chief Executive Officer of ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer has resigned his position in...

Jan 29, 2013, 13:00 ET
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Prostate Cancer Deaths Increase, New Cases Decrease

 New estimates for 2013 show a five percent increase in prostate cancer deaths and signal a new trend of fewer men being diagnosed with the...

Sep 24, 2012, 15:25 ET
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ZERO Partners With Protect Your Manhood To Promote Prostate Health

 ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer is partnering with Protect Your Manhood, a New Hampshire seacoast based start-up founded by...

Sep 13, 2012, 16:47 ET

ZERO To Host Clinical Trials Education Webinar

ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer and Us TOO International in partnership with OncoGenex will host a "Clinical Trials Education" webinar...

Jun 28, 2012, 15:00 ET
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Affordable Care Act Increases Health Care Coverage For Cancer Survivors, Limits Early Detection

The Supreme Court today upheld the Affordable Care Act in its entirety, giving prostate cancer survivors continued access to affordable health...

Jun 04, 2012, 13:00 ET
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Father's Day Race Benefits Prostate Cancer Awareness

Lace up your sneakers and join ZERO — The Project to End Prostate Cancer and GW Medical Faculty Associates on Sunday, June 17 for the...

Apr 19, 2012, 11:00 ET
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ZERO Hosts National Father's Day Golf-A-Thon Benefiting The Fight Against Prostate Cancer

 Join ZERO – The Project to End Prostate Cancer for the inaugural National Golf-A-Thon on Father's Day weekend, June 15-17 2012....

Mar 08, 2012, 11:00 ET
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Georgia Men at High Risk for Prostate Cancer

Race and Distrust Contribute to High Death Rate  Factors such as increased risk for African-Americans and medical distrust...

Mar 08, 2012, 11:00 ET

Mississippi Men at High Risk for Prostate Cancer

           Obesity and Distrust Contribute to High Death Rate  Factors such...

Mar 08, 2012, 11:00 ET

Louisiana Men at High Risk for Prostate Cancer

  Obesity and Distrust Contribute to High Death Rate  Factors such as increased risk for African-Americans, obesity and medical...