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May 17, 2016, 12:35 ET A Decade In The Making: Zero Advocates Land A $90 Million Victory In The Fight To End Prostate Cancer

 Congress is paving the way for a historic leap forward in prostate cancer research as appropriators recommend a $10 million increase in...


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...


Mar 31, 2016, 09:00 ET Life-Extending Prostate Cancer Treatment Provided to More Than 42,000 Men

 Since the inception of ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer's co-pay assistance and education program, more than 42,000 men and families...


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....


May 19, 2015, 10:40 ET Family-Friendly Run/Walk Series Unites Communities to End Prostate Cancer

ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer is hosting nearly 40 run/walk events across the nation in 2015 to raise funds and awareness to end prostate...


Apr 30, 2015, 10:24 ET ZERO Partners with Nashville Recording Artist to Raise Prostate Cancer Awareness

ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer is joining forces with Nashville recording artist and former American Idol contestant Jimmy Charles to...


Apr 07, 2015, 09:40 ET The NonProfit Times Names ZERO One of the Best Nonprofits to Work For

For the second year in a row, ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer has been named one of the best nonprofits to work for by The NonProfit Times'...


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...


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 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 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 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 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 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:...