My introduction and my decision
Hi my name is Barry and I'm 58 yrs old with stage 4 metastatic prostate cancer... Involvement of the spine and rib.......
I asked my Oncologist at MD Anderson what was the average lifespan for someone like me with stage 4 metastatic Prostate Cancer on Xtandi and ...
If you are using PSA to monitor your cancer, you may want to avoid curcumin (and some other supplements)
Curcumin is labeled as a Pan-Assay Interference Compound ( PAINS ) that interferes with the validity of PSA tests. Patients should be wary of...
Dad passed away
My dad ,58, passed away of advanced prostate cancer just 10 months after diagnosis. I don’t want to disappoint anyone ,he had the most aggres...
Why no pain at all ??
Just wanted to know whether it is " normal " not to have any pain at all, despite having multiple mets to the bones and lung. I have been on ...
BITTER MELON EXTRACT, Appears to Impair Prostate Cancer Cell Cycle Progression
Please all you molecular biological chemists do not hound me for a list of the 132 supporting bibliographies, against various diseases and th...
Wife still upset that our family doctor which I visited at least once a year for about 15 years never did a PSA test. Yes I looked like I was...
Stage 4 prostate cancer advice
Hi my name is shauna and my fiancée who is 45 was diagnosed yesterday with stage 4 prostate cancer that has metastasized to his bones. They p...
How many of you would pay $2200 for a 3 month supply of Zytiga?
Hi everyone.... this is my 2nd post....
An observation on P/C remission
I'm a Gleason 9 4+5 that had cancer wrapped around my seminal vesicles so those had to go. My RP went well but left one margin on the outside...
Lynparza has failed
PSA on the incline again. Scans show mets increasing on right side of pelvis ( right side was clear a year ago ) and a new spot on ninth rib....
If cancer has spread beyond the prostate, is RP best first treatment option?
My husband PSA was 33 in November 2018. He was suffering from colitis and the PSA was an unexpected part of getting him on the path for that ...
PSA went from 1340 to 2.4 in 2 months on Lupron and Casodex 50 mg
Hi my name is Jim. I was diagnosed with prostate cancer and some lymph involvement In September 2018....
Is it true chemo treatment in PCa is more of a quality of life measure as opposed to adding length of life? I've read ( or heard ) it may add...
Thank you all for being here and sharing your experiences. My situation: Marginally high ” PSA test ( 5.33 ) in January....
Husband passed away
Hello Everyone, My husband, Joe, passed away on Jan 9 at age 53. He was diagnosed with PSA 3,7000 in May 2016....
Apparently diet and exercise matter with PCa after all, especially for those on ADT since ADT causes weight gain (and it isn't muscle).
Journal of clinical medicine. 2019 Feb 06 " Epidemiological studies have shown that obesity is associated with advanced prostate cancer and t...
Any Highly athletic folks here still able to continue their pursuits??
Been noticing that there appears to be quite an individual response to ADT... my biggest fear has to do with the loss of physical strength an...
Provenge - is it worth it?
" Immunotherapies have so far been disappointing for PC, except for Provenge. But some are doubtful that even Provenge really has a benefit....
Supplements/Nutrition for advanced prostate cancer
Hi, I am a wife to a loving husband who was diagnosed just last June 2018 ( a few days after his 44th bday ) with Stage 4B prostate cancer, G...
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