Prostate Health Blog

The Essential Prostate Cancer Risk Guide 2021

9/13/21 11:19 AM

Before takeoff, flight attendants tell you to "put your oxygen mask on first" in case of an emergency. They tell you to do this so that you are able to breathe and survive while helping those around you. When it comes to prostate cancer awareness and prevention, knowledge is your oxygen mask. Use this guide to learn the risk factors and what to do about them. Then help others by sharing what you know. You might just save a life. #prostatecancerawarenessmonth

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Oregon resident, Tom Lowell and his wife, Joy, tell the story of Tom's experience treating his prostate cancer with HALO Dx laser focal therapy.

HALO Dx Laser Focal Therapy - Tom's Story

6/22/21 4:48 PM

“I just felt like the technology and the skill level of HALO Dx was light years ahead of what was here available to me locally and that's why I made the choice to go down there. It just seems like a rational, logical alternative that you don't have to be a doctor to be able to appreciate."

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Happy Father's Day from HALO Dx!

My Gift to Dad This Father's Day is For Me, Too

6/17/21 10:31 AM

With Father's Day approaching, I found myself in a bit of a melancholy state. I can't imagine a day when I won't be able to just pick up the phone and call my dad. I can't imagine a day that I won't need him, and I don't want to. So, I got him a present for both of us. 

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Understanding PSA Levels & The PSA Test | HALO Dx

10/27/20 12:10 PM

The prostate is a walnut-sized gland found between the bladder and the rectum in males. Its primary job is to produce seminal fluid. The prostate creates a protein, the prostate-specific antigen, or PSA. A PSA screening test is a blood test approved by the FDA in 1994 to measure the levels of PSA in a man’s blood.

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November 2020 Online Events

10/14/20 10:45 AM

November 4, 2020, at 6 PM (PST)

Paradigm Shift In Prostate Cancer Disease Management 
Location: Acqua California Bistro | 71800 CA-111, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
Featured Speakers: 

  • Bernadette Greenwood, MSc, RT(R)(MR)(ARRT) | Chief Research Officer | HALO Dx
  • Dr. John Feller | Chief Medical Officer | HALO Dx
  • Dr. Jeff Herz | Board Certified Urologist | HALO Dx
  • Dr. Jason Atler | Head of Scientific & Clinical Affairs | Exosome Diagnostics 

Attend this event to learn about the importance of the prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening for early detection, treatment decisions, and survivorship. Our speakers will also discuss new guidelines for elevated PSAs and a promising clinical trial on focal therapy.

Register here!

November 5, 2020, at 11 AM (PST)

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The 6 Most Effective Natural Remedies for an Enlarged Prostate

10/8/20 3:59 PM

Just as ears and noses get bigger as we age, the prostate gland continues to grow over time1. In fact, enlarged prostate—also known as benign prostatic hyperplasia, or BPH, is so common that medical professionals consider it an inevitable consequence of aging with male hormones.

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