Diagnosed 18 months ago - Gleason 6 adenocarcinoma contained within the prostate. I needed time to loose weight b4 selecting a treatment regimen. At 48 years old they want to remove the prostate or do radiation. As an African American male with a paternal prostate cancer history I can appreciate the validity of this advice. But I feel "too young" to be robbed of my sex life and trying on diapers - not that there is any such thing as ideal age to grapple with such issues. How do u deal with the anxiety of having to make such an aweful - life altering - decision. This is too much to deal with...
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