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Implanted seeds for radiation

Hello,i am just going through treatment for prostrate cancer...have had seeds implanted and filler inserted and finding I am very uncomfortable.  Serious pressure on bladder and need to lie  down to get relief....anyone else with or gone through…

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13 Replies · Reply by javlin 2 hours ago

New Club Member

Hi allNewly added member of the PC club here, I'm 56 and after a biopsy last month have been diganosed with low level PC. To be honest Im not even sure what Gleeson score etc I am as  I sorta went into shock when the uroligist told me and everything…

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12 Replies · Reply by mcguyver 13 hours ago

Should I or shouldn’t I ?

Hi, I am 50 years of age, diagonised with prostate cancer 18 months ago. Had two biopsy’s and now Gleason 7 from 6. Psa around 5. Father passed away at 76 due to prostate and brother getting his removed this week at 61. My doctor not very…

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22 Replies · Reply by GregMac on Friday

Dietary Products

I am 60's and reading this article that may trigger some feedbacks. Drinking 3 cups of coffee will minimise the risk of prostate cancer. http://www.livescience.com/19761-prostate-cancer.html

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13 Replies · Reply by GregMac on Thursday

Husband recently diagnosed

Hi All,   My husband is 44 years of age, active, fit and recently diagnosed 3 days ago with prostate cancer.  We only have the bone scan results, which came back that he has a lesion on each hip. No MRI or PET scan results yet. We are to see…

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24 Replies · Reply by GregMac on Thursday

I need advice

I am 37 years old and went for a routine blood check with my GP, my PSA result came back at 4.0, I was sent for MRI scan. I got my results back today and it says my peripheral zones results corresponding to a suspicious indeterminate PIRADS 3…

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6 Replies · Reply by GregMac on Thursday

Surviving Radical Prostatectomy

Recovering from Prostate Surgery Ignore the part in italics below, it’s just a bit of a vent. The practical tips are important. Warning: I am not a doctor, nor do I favour euphemisms, so if common language offends don’t read this. I write this as…

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4 Replies · Reply by GregMac on Thursday

Good news

Often it seems there is no light at the end of the tunnel. At least that is how I have often felt during the last 12 months. So today I thought I would share some good news! After being diagnosed 12 months ago with 2 aggressive tumours on my…

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6 Replies · Reply by Gaz on Thursday

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