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[KSTP TV, July 11, 2020]   Cancer specialists are starting to worry about an increase in more severe cancer diagnoses and deaths relating to cancer because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
July 11, 2020
[KARE 11, August 28, 2018]   KARE 11's Randy Shaver announced he’s been diagnosed with early stage prostate cancer. Dr. Peter Sershon talks about prostate cancer detection & treatment.
August 28, 2018
[KARE 11, September 08, 2017]   September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, and with new federal screening recommendations being discussed this year for men, it’s more important than ever to start the conversation with your doctor. According to Allina Health, there’s been a lot of debate over the pros and cons of prostate cancer screenings as many thought the risks outweighed the rewards, with tests leading to unnecessary biopsies and treatment.
September 08, 2017
[KARE 11, April 11, 2017]   An influential federal task force has dropped its controversial opposition to routine screening for prostate cancer and now says that men between the ages of 55 and 69 should discuss the test’s potential benefits and harms with their doctors and make decisions based on their own “values and preferences.” KARE 11 News talked with Metro Urology urologist Dr. Todd Brandt at United Hospital about the new recommendations and what they mean.
April 11, 2017
[WCCO Radio, February 11, 2017]   Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has announced he will have surgery to treat his case of prostate cancer.
February 11, 2017
[KMSP Fox 9, January 24, 2017]   A day after collapsing during a speech, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton announced he's been diagnosed with prostate cancer.
January 24, 2017
[WCCO-TV, October 04, 2016]   Actor Ben Stiller's announcement that he was tested and found to have prostate cancer at age 48 has reopened the debate about when, or even if, men should get a PSA test for prostate cancer. Dr. Pete Sershon , a urologic surgeon at Allina's United Hospital talked with WCCO News about this debate.
October 04, 2016