Testicular Cancer

Research Identifies New Genetic Clues for Testicular Cancer Risk

Testicular cancer probably isn't something that concerns a lot of young men, but it should be on their minds. According to the National Cancer …

Cancer

Meet the friends fighting to break the taboo of male cancer - and stop fathers and sons suffering in silence

When a woman or someone close to her receives some bad news about their health, frank conversation about all the emotions is usually a given. Less so for men. Daniel Marks and Jack Dyson have learned this the hard way. Daniel was 17 when he was diagnosed with testicular cancer. Jack was 27 when his …

Father's Day

If You See Something, Say Something: Health Symptoms Men Should Never Ignore

Sorry to remind ya'll, but age doesn't just come with wisdom, it can also come with a whole slew of health problems. Some of these health problems …

Health

Resilient Jameson Taillon back on the mound five weeks after testicular cancer surgery

On Monday night, Pirates righty Jameson Taillon made a triumphant return to the mound, just five weeks after undergoing surgery for testicular …

Baseball

Jameson Taillon Activated After Surgery For Testicular Cancer, Will Make First Start Back Tonight

Exactly five weeks after undergoing surgery for testicular cancer, Jameson Taillon has been reinstated from the disabled list and will return to the …

Cancer

Pirate Returns From Cancer Treatment to Notch a Victory

Jameson Taillon pitched five scoreless innings Monday in his return from treatments for testicular cancer, and the Pittsburgh Pirates thumped the Colorado Rockies, 7-2, at home.<p>Taillon (3-1) allowed five hits, walked two and struck out five. Taillon, 25, had surgery on May 8, four days after losing …

Sports

Jameson Taillon wins first start since testicular cancer surgery, diagnosis

Pittsburgh Pirates righthander Jameson Taillon won his first start Monday since undergoing surgery for testicular cancer.<p>Taillon, 25, struck out five …

Baseball

Pirates' Taillon solid in return following cancer surgery

Jameson Taillon walked off the mound for the final time Monday night, sat in the dugout and felt fortunate to have pitched once again in the major …

Baseball

Taillon scheduled to start Monday for Bucs

Right-hander underwent surgery for testicular cancer 5 weeks earlier<p>PITTSBURGH -- Pirates right-hander Jameson Taillon is scheduled to return to the …

Baseball

Bettis rejoins Rockies after bout with cancer

Right-hander is eyeing All-Star break as return date but won't rush back<p>DENVER -- Rockies right-hander Chad Bettis returned to Coors Field on Tuesday …

Baseball

How American Healthcare Is Failing Transgender Patients

Dani Castro had developed a UTI, but was afraid to go to the doctor due to her track record of bad experiences. She collapsed and became …

Health

Taillon to pitch in 1st game since testicular cancer surgery

After undergoing surgery to treat a suspected - and later confirmed - case of testicular cancer on May 8, Jameson Taillon will return to game action …

Sports

Taillon progressing in return from surgery

Pirates right-hander had procedure for testicular cancer May 8<p>ATLANTA -- After throwing a 25-pitch bullpen session Tuesday, Pirates right-hander …

Baseball

Taillon throws first bullpen session since testicular cancer surgery

For the first time since being diagnosed with testicular cancer, Pittsburgh Pirates right-hander Jameson Taillon pitched a 25-pitch bullpen session …

Baseball

Phillies top Pirates 7-2 to end 4-game losing streak

PITTSBURGH (AP) — His club mired in a miserable funk that's drained all the momentum from a promising April, Philadelphia Phillies manager Pete Mackanin called a team meeting before a weekend series in Pittsburgh.<p>While Mackanin declined to go into the "recipe" of what was said, for one night Jeremy …

Baseball

Taillon reports 'all good news' after surgery

Following procedure for testicular cancer, righty carrying mental toughness from mound to recovery<p>PITTSBURGH -- There is a mindset that defines …

Cancer

Vlogger captures exact moment when testicular cancer hit

Greenwich Village resident Jon Barr has taken his YouTube followers all over the world through his travel vlog “Here Be Barr.” But on April 12, he …

Lifestyle

Inside Baseball | The Unlucky 7 In MLB So Far

I recently tweeted that the Pirates have had the most unfortunate start in MLB and was surprised at the backlash I received. Hundreds wanted to …

Baseball

Pirates pitcher Taillon tests positive for testicular cancer

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Tests on tissue removed from Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon last week confirmed he is dealing with testicular cancer.<p>Pirates trainer Todd Tomczyk said Wednesday that Taillon will be re-evaluated next week before deciding the next course of treatment.<p>The 25-year-old …

Cancer

Jameson Taillon Tests Positive for Testicular Cancer

Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon has been cleared to resume light baseball activities after being diagnosed with testicular cancer.<p>Per Stephen J. Nesbitt of the <i>Pittsburgh Post-Gazette</i>, Pirates head athletic trainer Todd Tomczyk announced Taillon's test results came back positive for …

Baseball

Infertility in men could signal more serious health problems later in life, new research suggests

<i>This article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article.</i><p>Poor sperm quality affects about one in 10 men and may lead to …

Men's Health

Tests confirm testicular cancer diagnosis for Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon

Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon has tested positive for testicular cancer after he underwent tests on removed tissue earlier this month.<p>Pirates …

Baseball

Smith-Schuster signs rookie deal; son of Hall of Famer released

Email<p>The Steelers signed their highest draft choice to date on Wednesday when they agreed to terms with second-round pick wide receiver <b>JuJu</b> …

NFL

Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon tests positive for testicular cancer

Taillon went on the disabled list last week with groin discomfort<p>Remember last week, when Pittsburgh Pirates right-hander Jameson Taillon went on the disabled list with groin discomfort -- then underwent a procedure due to suspected testicular cancer?<p>It looks like the suspicions were correct. …

Baseball

Infertility in men could point to more serious health problems later in life

Poor sperm quality affects about one in ten men and may lead to fertility problems. These men also have an increased risk of developing testicular …

Men's Health

Demon Hogan diagnosed with testicular cancer

Recap Port's Showdown upset, plus big wins for the Hawks and Tigers<p>11:45am Apr 14, 2013<p>Recap Friday night's MCG clash as the Tigers make their best …

Melbourne forward Jesse Hogan diagnosed with testicular cancer, undergoes surgery as planned

UPDATE: JESSE Hogan could be out of hospital as early as Tuesday night after his surgery to remove a testicular cancer tumour went as planned.<p>The …

Cancer

AFL star Jesse Hogan diagnosed with testicular cancer

Email<p><b>Map:</b> Melbourne 3000<p>Emerging AFL star Jesse Hogan has been diagnosed with testicular cancer, the ABC understands.<p>The 22-year-old Melbourne …

Cancer

World Record Run Across Ireland – Men's Running UK

<i>Credit: Stuart March</i><p>Tom Garrod is attempting to run the length of Ireland in a new Guinness World Record time.<p>The London-based ultramarathon-runner …

Cancer

MLB trade rumors and news for May 9th, 2017

<i>The MLB Daily Dish is a daily feature we're running here at MLBDD and rounds up roster-impacting news, rumors, and analysis. Have feedback or have</i> …

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