Data from European Association of Urology (EAU) - Curated by EPG Health - Date added 22 March 2019

EAU19 took place from 15th-19th March in Barcelons. If you didn't get a chance to attend or wanted a refresh on some of the key findings from the conference, you are in luck. Here's a round up of  some of the insights shared accross the five days.

Mental health state associated with higher death rates for prostate and other urological cancers
Patients with prostate, bladder or kidney cancers are at greater risk of dying if they have had psychiatric care prior to the cancer treatment.
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Personality tests may improve care for prostate cancer patients, study suggest
Scientists have found that men with high neuroticism are significantly more likely to suffer from adverse events which may put their recovery from prostate cancer surgery at risk.
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DNA of sperm taken directly from testicles of infertile men is “as good as sperm from fertile men"
Findings open the possibility of using sperm taken directly from the testicles of these men; to overcome their infertility.
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Testosterone slows prostate cancer recurrence in low-risk patients
Latest research could call into question the general applicability of Nobel-Prize winning hormonal prostate treatment. 
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Hormonal treatment may trigger depression in men with prostate cancer
Men who receive anti-hormonal treatment after having their prostate removed are 80% more likely to suffer from depression than men who don’t receive this treatment. 
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Even younger nightshift workers shown to need to pee more, worsening quality of life
Millions of people work nights, but increasingly scientists are finding that night work is associated with health problems.
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