To anyone with. Prostate cancer who is considering surgery: do some research and investigate all of the options on your own. Think about the probability of impotence and incontinence which can follow. The option that I chose five years ago was proton therapy, and I had no pain, no loss of function, and no side effects.View Thread
I recommend the book, "You Can Beat Prostate Cancer" by Bob Marckini. It gives the pros and cons of the various treatments. It convinced me of the way to go six years ago, and I'm very satisfied.View Thread
Have you considered proton therapy? I opted for that, and that was five years ago. I had no side effects, enjoyed the treatments, and have lived a full and happy life since then. I am in a support group of 60 men who have done the same thing, and all of them share my feelings.View Thread
I'm so glad that I was of some help to both of you. There is no Need to suffer in silence when just a talk with the doctor will solve the problem. May your sex life continue to improve as time goes on.View Thread
If your friend calls UFPTI they will and him a packet of info, which includes a book by Bob Marckini that discusses the pluses and minuses of the various treatments for prostate cancer. I chose proton therapy and have never regretted it. My stay there with my wife was an altogether fun time,and we made several new friends who were there for the same reason.View Thread
I went to UFPTI in Jacksonville 4-1/2 yrs ago and was extremely pleased with the result. The staff is amazing, and I have had no side effects. Since then at least a dozen men in this area have had the same treatment with the same result. In fact, we call ourselves a proton fan club, and meet once a month.View Thread
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