In the event no one has stumbled onto this site, its worth the visit.
Mike Stuckey is a writer for MSNBC. Recently diagnosed, he has chronicled his experience from the beginning. Its available in print media plus ITunes and MP3 format (if you prefer to listen instead of read). Worth checking out.
Note: If the "link" doesn't work, just copy and paste
Age 59 (knocking on 60)
10-17-06: 3+3,3+3,3+4 - psa 2.5 to 4.5 in 11 mon.
10-30-06: CT & Bone Scan
Cancer is what we HAVE
"Cancer SURVIVORS is who we'll be!!"
Posted 11/5/2006 8:33 AM (GMT -7)
Thanks for that link! good read.
Signficant Other diagnosed: 10/30/06 (age 63)
PSA: 3.7 (up from 3.4 prior year)
Biopsy: 1/10 positive, 5% cancerous, right apex.
Posted 11/5/2006 5:58 PM (GMT -7)
thanks George. we found his articles to be informative and oh so funny.
Husband Jeff 56 years old
diagnosed July 27, 2006
2 positive areas in biopsy, Gleason 3+3=6
Radical Retropubic Prostatectomy August 30, 2006
pathology report - all clear - cancer gone
1st post-surgery PSA test 0.1
no more pads Oct 12, 2006