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May 04, 2017, 14:56 ET Historic Victory for Prostate Cancer: Congress Adds $10 Million for Research Program

In a historic victory for prostate cancer research, the Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP) has received its first increase in funding in over...


Apr 11, 2017, 07:54 ET Task Force Takes Positive Step with New Prostate Cancer Testing Recommendation

The prostate cancer advocacy community took a big step forward today in saving lives from prostate cancer. The national task force that doctors...


Apr 04, 2017, 09:39 ET ZERO Ranked Best Cancer Organization To Work For

Dogs underneath desks, jeans day every day of the week, and an unrivaled passion for ending prostate cancer. What do these three things have...


Jan 24, 2017, 14:58 ET Prostate Cancer Deaths on the Rise

A drop in cancer diagnosis rates among men means grave consequences for some, as men will die more often from prostate cancer this year according...


Dec 08, 2016, 14:57 ET ZERO360 Launches to Expand Prostate Cancer Patient Support

An estimated 180,890 men will be diagnosed in 2016 with prostate cancer1, the second most commonly diagnosed cancer in men. With this reality,...


Nov 15, 2016, 15:59 ET Fuzz, 'Staches, and Beards Combat Prostate Cancer

This November, facial hair is taking the month by storm with men sprouting 'staches and beards to support their fellow man. For the third...


Nov 03, 2016, 08:00 ET ZERO Partners with Urology Health Store to Promote Sexual and Urinary Heath for Prostate Cancer Patients

Many men suffer in silence from the side effects of a prostate cancer diagnosis. ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer aims to change that by bringing...


Sep 07, 2016, 14:44 ET ZERO Honors Prostate Cancer Survivor with Lifetime Achievement Award

In celebration of Prostate Cancer Awareness Month and its 20th anniversary, ZERO — The End of Prostate Cancer announced today this...


Apr 28, 2016, 10:09 ET Communities Across The U.S. Unite To End Prostate Cancer

 To end a disease that takes the life of an American man every 20 minutes, nearly 40 communities across the nation will unite by hosting ZERO...


Apr 21, 2016, 10:19 ET Third Time's A Charm: ZERO Once Again Named Best Nonprofit To Work For

Get your resume ready. For the third straight year, ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer is among the The NonProfit Times' "Top 50 Best...


Jan 26, 2016, 10:15 ET Fewer Men Estimated to Die From Prostate Cancer

 Advances in the treatment of prostate cancer have lead to a steady decline in deaths from the disease. Recent statistics show that an...


Dec 18, 2015, 14:00 ET ZERO Lauds Congress Passing Spending Package Maintaining Prostate Cancer Funding

 Earlier today, the Senate voted to send the Fiscal Year 2016 omnibus spending package to the President for signature.  The year-end bill...


Nov 18, 2015, 16:03 ET New Studies Show Prostate Cancer Testing Recommendation Leaves Men Vulnerable to Advanced Disease

 According to two recent studies published in The Journal of the American Medical Association, fewer men are being tested for prostate cancer,...


Nov 04, 2015, 09:47 ET Beard Up to Help End Prostate Cancer

 ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer's facial hair-growing fundraiser, Grow & Give, returns for a second year this November to spread...


Sep 01, 2015, 09:00 ET Music Video Honoring Cancer Patients Debuts During Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Nashville recording artist and former American Idol contestant Jimmy Charles today debuted his music video for his hit song Superman on CMT.com....


Jan 29, 2015, 10:00 ET ZERO Provides Co-Pay Relief To More Than 12,000 Prostate Cancer Patients In 2014

ZERO - The End of Prostate Cancer provided more than $46M for more than 12,000 prostate cancer patients in 2014 through its co-pay assistance and...


Jan 09, 2015, 10:42 ET ZERO Recognized As Four-Star Charity By Charity Navigator

ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer was recently recognized as a four-star charity by Charity Navigator, the world's largest evaluator of...


Nov 04, 2014, 11:00 ET ZERO Launches Grow & Give Facial Hair-Growing Campaign

 ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer has launched an exciting, new opportunity for the prostate cancer community to raise funds and...


Oct 14, 2014, 10:30 ET ZERO Cancer Research Fund Grants $45,000 To UC San Francisco Researcher For Early Detection

ZERO - The End of Prostate Cancer recently awarded the Jim Lafferty Memorial Research Grant in the amount of $45,000 to Peter Carroll, M.D.,...


Sep 24, 2014, 10:00 ET ZERO Donates RVs To Provide Free Prostate Cancer Testing To High-Risk Men

ZERO - The End of Prostate Cancer recently announced the donation of two mobile health vehicles to LSU Health Sciences Center and Buddhist Tzu Chi...


Sep 17, 2014, 11:30 ET 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 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...


Aug 21, 2014, 12:05 ET 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...


Jan 09, 2014, 12:10 ET 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 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...