Second biopsy

So I had my second biopsy this week.  Just like last time I took an Ativan and got a local anesthetic. It hurt more than I remembered but less than I have read some guys experience it. This time however I took the day off. It made it better not to …

The luckiest unlucky man

Mark tells me, “Control is an illusion.  The best you can do is improve your odds.” Odds… I am a lucky, unlucky man. I was diagnosed with prostate cancer two days ago.  That would be bad luck. However, I would not even know about it if it weren’t for some …

Biopsy

I had my biopsy today.  It took all about 15 minutes.  I arrived at the clinic and handed the receptionist my health card.  She took it and then wrote down some information and then asked me to have a seat.  I look at the other man in the room.  “Did …

The adventure continues

So I finally got to see the urologist,  Dr. Singal, at his clinic this afternoon and the visit went more or less the way I had anticipated.  His performed a DRE for his own edification, as he put it: “I’m sure you been poked there before but the only finger …