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Recent data from Johns Hopkins highly supportive of active surveillance

PCPC3 is pleased to see the recently published report by Tosoian et al. indicating a 99.9% prostate cancer-specific survival rate at 10 and 15 years post-diagnosis in a cohort of > 1,200 patients initially managed on active surveillance at Johns Hopkins Medical Center. 246 more words

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PCPC3 supportive of NCCN patient guidelines on prostate cancer

PCPC3 is pleased to announce that its entire membership has reviewed and is highly supportive of the most recent version of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network’s (NCCN’s) new guidelines for patients on the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer. 225 more words

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PCPC3 members to hold major events during Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month and many of the leading patient advocacy organizations coordinate key activities for patients and prostate cancer advocates during this month. 427 more words

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Introducing PCPC3

PCPC3 — the patient-centered prostate cancer collaborative coalition — was initially conceived and discussed by a group of patient education and advocacy organizations attending the annual meeting of the American Urological Association in New Orleans on May 17, 2015. 233 more words

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Collaborative action for Inclusive cities: Role of Poor, Non-Poor and Government Bihar

By PRIA Bihar and National Urban Team

PRIA held a State Level Consultation on ‘Collaborative Action for Inclusive Cities’ in Patna, Bihar today. The consultation gave an overview of the existing situation in Patna, the deprivation it is faced with and the urgency of developing an inclusive society through collaborative actions of all stakeholders- poor and non poor. 678 more words

Strengthening Civil Society Voices On Urban Poverty

Crowd Innovation to end Creative Obsolescence

In Makers, Chris Anderson suggests that manufacturing will increasingly become decentralized, as tools like: 3D printing, 3D scanning, and CNC routing, become cheaper. He argues these transformative technologies enable ordinary people to also become producers rather than simply consumers. 519 more words

When I was a junior at N.C. State, I received an invite to a private group to flash freeze mob the brickyard, or the common area on campus during peak hours in order to bring awareness to recycling. 459 more words