Burnett1948.Precautions for Incontinence Sling
Burnett194813 hours ago
My Sling is leaking more. I have been drinking a glass of red wine a day. Will this have any effect. What should I do to get back to almost ...
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Kegels and Urinary Incontinence
DS_WAVL5 days ago
Hi, all. I had an RP in March 2016, and still have a lot of problems with UI. Admittedly, I have been lazy with my Kegels. The few times ...
New to the group and new diagnosis
robertf111 days ago
Just curious if it is just me or if others have felt this. I had biopsy 5/23 that was confirmed positive, have CT nd Bone scan tomorrow. B...
New to the Blog
HurricaneAlex19 days ago
Looking forward to hearing about the experience and learning from others. I am 4 years post operative and doing well cancer-wise and about ...
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Artificial Urinary Sphincter ~ Post-op UPDATE
RolandUK23 days ago
Hi again Folks,
June 2nd 2017 my AMS-800 AUS (Artificial Urinary Sphincter) was Activated today Thus far, BLISS but I expect the blad...
Should my prostate be enlarged
Kcusn1974a month ago
Hoping someone can help educate me. I had 100 Palidum seed implants in 2006. No other treatments. PSA has remained at 0.1-0.2 since. At rece...
PSA 43.7 - Is this very bad?
mariacwellanda month ago
Hello Everyone - my 90 year old father has a PSA of 43.7 - is this bad, or how bad is it?
What happens now? What questions should I ask?
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spm58a month ago
Hello i am 59 years old and found out I have prostate cancer.It hasn't spread according to mir and bone scan but my numbers are high on glee...
MRI results not promising ...need advice
gordee092 months ago
I've been on AS for over a year after being diagnosed with low grade (Gleason 3+3) in Feb of 2016 but had a biopsy in 2013 with negative res...
Dad recently diagnosed - Gleason 8 (3+5) - advice needed
Mrs_Atko2 months ago
Hello - my name is Jemima and I'm already an active member of Ovacome having been on my own Ovarian cancer journey last year (I'm 34 & thank...
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joseinCA2 months ago
Looking for honest feedback on prostate brachytherapy
Given my answer for my treatment
Arjayel2 months ago
I would like to thank everyone for their words. Some scared me, some made me feel better but all your words were greatly appreciated. I had ...
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Do you have stress incontinence when you stand up?
BobJensen2 months ago
Do you have stress incontinence when you stand up? I went to physical therapy and my therapist taught me how to deal with this. Move your bo...
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aquaeyes52 months agoPOPULAR
I happened upon this site trying to find some resources for my husband. He is two years post robotic surgery, almost a year post-radiation, ...
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Patience is needed in your cancer journey.
Patience is needed in your cancer journey. The whole process will try your patience to the max. Waiting for your biopsy, results, testing be...
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Trying to decide between EB radiation and surgery
Arjayel2 months agoPOPULAR
Trying to decide on surgery or EBR. 61 yrs old, PSA=6, Gleason=7, fully inside prostate, no symptoms whatsoever, in good health. I am worrie...
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Post op five weeks
123Mike1233 months agoPOPULAR
Hello, I'm new to all this so forgive me if I ramble on. I had robotic prostrate surgery 5 weeks ago. My caferter was taken out 3 weeks ago....
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boxmk3 months ago
Over 2 years ago I was diagnosed with Prostate Cancer. Gleason of 3 + 3. Have been on active surveillance and have PSA tested every 3 mo...
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EBRT- (External Beam Radiation Therapy)
Roger2Dodger3 months ago
I just finished 43 treatments of EBRT, side effects were manageable, thanks to my oncologist. Some at times , were not very pleasant. It goe...
AlanMeyer3 months ago
This post is motivated by a posting from Roger2Dodger, who is experiencing bad side effects of radiation.
I found an article on the Internet ...
Side effects of EBRT
Side effects of of my radiation treatments has been in the NOT tolerable range, until my oncologist prescribed methylprednisolone steriod...
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Heart Event, 1996
TinCanSailor-Texas3 months ago
I just turned 79. On Labor Day weekend, 1996, I experienced pains across back and shoulders and began popping, ASPIRIN because I could not ...
My 2017 PSA Test
Since my Urologist of 19-years is not in my Aetna Medicare network at this time, I resorted to my PCP to run my PSA test along with my annua...
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Some Urologists Doing Two Surgeries at the Same Time!
Darryl3 months ago
Imagine that your urologist said s/he was going to perform your surgery and another man's surgery, during the exact same time, bouncing betw...
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Post op 10 days ago
Hi I'm new to this. I' m 60 & was diagnosed with prostrate cancer just before Christmas and have had robotic surgery 10 days ago. Everything...
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Reality sinking in
cajunDIR4 months agoPOPULAR
was diagnosed with prostate cancer last year at the age of 49. one week after biopsy confined malignant cancer and an aggressive strain the ...
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Recovering from prostate cancer
Leger20154 months agoPOPULAR
I was diagnosed with prostate cancer in December 2015. I had 39 fractions of radiotherapy in July and August 2016 and have been on hormone t...
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New to Community
Moespy4 months ago
Had RALP mid 2011 <0.1 PSA; Bio Recurrence 6/15 0.4, Radiation 9/15 <.01 PSA. Rising PSA 02/17 0.1. Doc is waiting for 0.4 to start Scans an...
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FOR USA ONLY- PSA Testing Under Fire by CMS
Darryl4 months ago
Here is a newly emerged advocacy opportunity regarding the PSA test and Prostate Cancer in the USA. Malecare feels you should be empowered ...
What my $25 co-pay gets me.
Joe_Kam4 months ago
I have my health insurance through my wife's job. I'm on SSDisability, which comes with Medicare A, which is Hospital only. A few weeks ago...
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