Your comments are very kind. Yes, the first days are still a vivid memory. I started out with the thought that if I have an advanced disease and have done well, then I want to share it. But there are a lot of guys from when we arrived still hanging out. Paying it forward can be contagious, I believe.
If you ever make it out to Vegas make sure you reserve a lunch hour.
Advanced Prostate Cancer at age 44 (I am 48 now)
pT3b,N0,Mx (original PSA was 19.8) EPE, PM, SVI. Gleason 4+3=7
RALP ~ 2/17/2007 at the City of Hope near Los Angeles.
Adjuvant Radiation Therapy ~ IMRT Completed 8/07
Adjuvant Hormone Therapy ~ 28 months on Casodex and Lupron.
"I beat up this disease and took its lunch money! I am in remission."
I am currently not being treated, but I do have regular oncology visits.
I am the president of an UsTOO chapter in Las Vegas
Blog : www.caringbridge.org/visit/tonycrispino