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Hey @Gringomarc, I guess if you’re here because you’re dealing with prostate cancer, things aren’t necessarily peachy. Let me know if I can help you find any resources. A couple good places to see what others are going through and comment back to them are here: https://prostatecancer.net/stories/ and https://prostatecancer.net/q-and-a/. – Nina,…
Glad to hear it, @llvandy, I hope today is even better. Sharing a couple of places to look for other people’s stories and ways to share your own: https://prostatecancer.net/stories/ and https://prostatecancer.net/q-and-a/. Welcome! – Nina, ProstateCancer.net Team
Ok I guess.
A common side effect, @Dan, and I’m surprised we haven’t had a discussion about it here yet. Is it painful or difficult to get around as well? – Nina, ProstateCancer.net Team
That’s great, @llvandy! Can I help you find any resources or info? Currently, we have an outstanding question about Eligard (Lupron): https://prostatecancer.net/members/dwy5019/activity/2710/. Not sure if you have experience, but if you do feel free to reply! – Nina, ProstateCancer.net Team
Great info, @remmurdd! I’ll definitely refer people here for info about bladder control and positive attitudes! Grateful for your Q&A that touched on the hygiene issues and solutions. Update if you discover more tips or issues! – Nina, ProstateCancer.net Team
Yes and yes. To clarify, I’m just starting my 7th week after radical prostatectomy. I have had constant leakage since removal of my Foley tube. I was given 6 different kegal exercises to do 3 times a day 10 reps each. I try to do them faithfully. I am also getting back into a routine at my Y this week. Some times are better than others in terms of…
Just a question about eligard? Going into my 3rd week after the injection and don’t really notice any changes of side effect. My concern is that it’s not working. Am I being too paranoid?
Great work and things to think about from Doug. He mentions taking solace in Victor Frakl’s “Man’s Search for Meaning.” My wife, Kelly Mack, writes for our sister-site for rheumatoid arthritis and coincidentally just wrote an article on this book and what it has to say about dealing with suffering:…
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