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    Ok I’ll look for your PM, and then I’ll look into...

    Ok I’ll look for your PM, and then I’ll look into it, see if I can figure it out.
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    MRJ can you pm me the details of when you logged...

    MRJ can you pm me the details of when you logged on and how this all played out?
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    Indy, glad you’ll be joining us at healing well...

    Indy, glad you’ll be joining us at healing well but sorry but you’re dealing with what seems to be a persistent PSA after early salvage.
    Every six months seems like a reasonable approach but if you...
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    :roll: .

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    Gary, I say this with great respect… We all have...

    Gary, I say this with great respect… We all have our opinions. Mine is that both forums are terrific, without judgement and I haven’t seen any that come close to these two other than possibly the...
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    ASA, thanks for the positive comments regarding...

    ASA, thanks for the positive comments regarding Healingwell. I really dont think there is as robust, knowledgeable, brotherly and active forum on our topic
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    I believe that MRJ is referring to Healthboards. ...

    I believe that MRJ is referring to Healthboards.
    Regarding inflexibility, i am not sure what specifically Garyi is referring to, but perhaps its the fact that the Administrators do have a rule that...
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    Thanks ASA

    Thanks ASA
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    An Alternative to Cancerforums.net

    As Chuck mentioned, i asked him for permission to post this, and graciously, he and the Admins agreed. If it helps one guy here continue to get the continuity of support needed, it will be worth the...
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    I have requested permission from Chuck to post...

    I have requested permission from Chuck to post it, and until I get that, I’d rather not post it publicly, out of respect. However I’ll private message you.
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    Very sorry to hear this Chuck. This was the first...

    Very sorry to hear this Chuck. This was the first place I found when I was diagnosed, and you personally helped me a lit.
    I ultimately became active on another forum which is a bit more active than...
  12. Thread: What a year

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    Duck, sorry to hear this, I know itís a bitch to...

    Duck, sorry to hear this, I know itís a bitch to deal with. Sometimes harder than our own illnesses. I know everyone is different, but FWIW, my wife was diagnosed and treated for breast cancer at age...
  13. DAVE, what is your Testosterone now that you’re...

    DAVE, what is your Testosterone now that you’re 6bmonths past the end of your ADT cycle ending?
  14. Djin, I realize that there are many choices with...

    Djin, I realize that there are many choices with possibly equal,chances of a positive outcome. But don’t you think a Dr , especially when dealing with a life threatening disease, should have, and...
  15. “ The doctor gave me 3 options of treatment,...

    “ The doctor gave me 3 options of treatment, Docetaxel, Enzalutamide, or Abiraterone Acetate.”

    This would give me pause. Prostate Cancer treatment has much controversy at just about every stage....
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    I also agree with Another. Although I will say...

    I also agree with Another.
    Although I will say that now, after my SRT+ADT, I’m testing at MSKCC, and they only test down to <.05, not .01. In this case it doesn’t bother me, as after SRT if I do...
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    I’ve noticed this in EVERY medical portal I’ve...

    I’ve noticed this in EVERY medical portal I’ve logged onto. All of my Drs, PCa related, primary care, gastroenterologist, they all have what looks like boilerplate notes put in my record that have no...
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    Fishreps, i too am in the financial business (for...

    Fishreps, i too am in the financial business (for 1 more month, retirement awaits on Dec 31st (officially). And too had very little interest in other peoples issues, both before surgery and for a...
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    Peter, its a tough decision, always. In my case,...

    Peter, its a tough decision, always. In my case, also a g7(3+4) i was told to wait by my surgeon, who was following me at the time. I consulted with 2 top RO's at MSKCC and Cleveland Clinic and when...
  20. Thread: Good news

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    Jd that is great news. I remember when you first...

    Jd that is great news. I remember when you first arrived here, glad things have gone in the right direction for you ever since.
    Ken
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    Get a bucket to carry the catheter bag around...

    Get a bucket to carry the catheter bag around with you, and also to lay the bag in when you are sleeping.
    If you don’t have a recliner, rent one for. A week. Have it positioned in front if the tv...
  22. Like Enoch, I don’t recall any noticeable side...

    Like Enoch, I don’t recall any noticeable side effects. I think towards the end, my BMs were a bit less “formed, but that only lasted a few weeks and was not bothersome. This week marks one year from...
  23. 35coupe, yes the rectum should be empty, not for...

    35coupe, yes the rectum should be empty, not for treatment to be effective, but to reduce the chance of possible side effects. My RO had me on daily Metamucil throughout the 8 weeks of salvage...
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    That is all great news busby. I would just have...

    That is all great news busby. I would just have lipids monitored occasionally so if they do rise, which seems unlikely in your case, you can go on meds temporarily, if needed. But a 4 month course is...
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    Busby, i was on a 6 month regimen of ADT, in...

    Busby, i was on a 6 month regimen of ADT, in conjunction with ADT. My total cholesterol which was always in the 80-90 range (with 10 mg crestor per day, i have atherosclerosis) went to 130. My...
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