our voice magazine - living with PCa in Canada

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tatt2man
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   Posted 10/7/2010 9:39 AM (GMT -6)   
this was my first real introduction to the world of PCa... it was one of those magazines in the waiting room of the urologist... here, read this while you wait....

-our local PCa support group just sent out a pdf file of this issue - here is the web link for it -

www.ourvoiceinprostatecancer.com/


BRONSON

bsjoplin
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   Posted 10/7/2010 11:20 AM (GMT -6)   
thanks for sharing, dude...looks like a good resource, even for someone living in Missouri!  very readable...
 
hang in there!
bob
Age@dx: 55
5/05 PSA: 1.8 ;12/07 PSA: 3.7 ;7/08 PSA:4.7
8/08 Biopsy1: 3 of 6 irreg
11/08 PSA: 6.5; 12/08 Biopsy 2: of 12, 3 cancer, other 9 irreg; Gl:3+3=6.
1/22/09 RRP; 1/25/09 Released; 1/28/09 Pathology: Cancer on 10% of gland, lymph & SV were benign, Gl re-typed 3+4=7, stage T2c
2/13/09 PSA:0.1
3/9/09 back to work
6/09 PSA:0.1; 10/09 PSA:0.1; 2/10 PSA:0.3 ; 4/10 PSA:0.4 Referred to RO
5/4/10 First RT.;6/25/10 Final RT. ended up 36 treatments, 64.8 Gy.
8/10 PSA:0.2

tatt2man
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   Posted 10/7/2010 8:25 PM (GMT -6)   
Bob - thanks - you can read it online or subscribe to it (free for Canadian addresses) - back issues are available to read online - and it is endorsed by Prostate Cancer Canada - our main voice for prostate cancer awareness in Canada...
hugs
BRONSON

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Purgatory
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   Posted 10/7/2010 8:41 PM (GMT -6)   
bronson, thanks for the share, lots of good info there.

david
Age: 58, 56 dx, PSA: 7/07 5.8, 10/08 16.3
3rd Biopsy: 9/08 7 of 7 Positive, 40-90%, Gleason 4+3
open RP: 11/08, on catheters for 101 days
Path Rpt: Gleason 3+4, pT2c, 42g, 20% cancer, 1 pos marg
Incont & ED: None
Post Surgery PSA: 2/09 .05,5/09 .1, 6/09 .11. 8/09 .16
Post SRT PSA: 1/10 .12, 4/8 .04, 8/6 .06 11/10 ?
Latest: 6 Corr Surgeries to Bladder Neck, SP Catheter since 10/1/9, SRT 39 Sess/72 gy ended 11/09, on Catheter #21, will be having Ileal Conduit Surgery in Sept.

goodlife
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   Posted 10/7/2010 9:20 PM (GMT -6)   
Think I'll pick up a copy next week in Alberta.  It'll make good reading in hunting camp !
 
Goodlife
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