I've Got Cancer. Now What?
It's completely normal to be overwhelmed by your prostate cancer diagnosis, and even a little bit freaked out. If you can’t stand the thought of having cancerous cells in your body and you opt for immediate surgery to remove the prostate, you may not be making the best choice for yourself. Take a breath; take some time to learn more about your particular type of prostate cancer and what your options are.
In these tips, you can expect to find lots of information that will help you cope with your diagnosis, become more informed about your prostate cancer and treatment options and develop good lifestyle habits that will help you feel healthy during treatment and beyond. You’ll also find lots of great resources for the journey.
Yes, prostate cancer is a serious disease-but it’s also one of the most common cancers in men, which means the vast majority have it survive, and treatment options keep getting better. So take heart! You will almost certainly survive this ordeal, although the path (like so many others in life) may be long and difficult at times. We’re here to help you through.