Community Guide to Advanced Prostate Cancer
While there's a lot of things that bring cancer survivors of all stages together, there are some things that alter the experience for advanced stage folks. From fatigue to a shorter prognosis, from family support to cognitive side effects, advanced and metastatic prostate cancer is a little different. Find ways to connect with other folks in the same boat and read their stories:
Have you experienced fatigue from cancer treatments?
Have you ever had brain fog or cog fog from treatments?
How often do you think about your prognosis?
Pain can be chronic with advanced prostate cancer, especially with bone metastases.
Do you deal with pain as a side effect or symptom?
- Read Benefits of Single Dose Radiation for Treatment of Metastatic Bone Pain
- Read Navigating Palliative Care
Clinical trials can be a treatment option for folks who might not be responding to or happy with their current treatment.
Have you ever participated in a clinical trial?
Do you feel heard and understood by your doctor?