Health and Happiness

One year ago, I was diagnosed with early stage, low risk prostate cancer.

Following that diagnosis, I attended several prostate cancer group meetings.  It is common for men to not discuss their health issues and in those group sessions we were encouraged to talk about prostate cancer with our friends and family members in order to better prepare men for this health issue.  I have debated whether I wanted to address this topic in this blog and clearly I have decided to do so.  Simply, it is useful for me to have a sort of diary of my experience and I want to share what I’ve learned about the current practices used for diagnosing and treating prostate cancer.  Perhaps someone else can benefit from that. Continue reading