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... Greg, here's an excerpt of your post in green, and my response. Thanks for raising this important subject! ... (3 replies)
... androgen has been used for very long. However, while most doctors are comfortable with such radiation, Dr. ... (6 replies)
... Most of us know that preventing the production and use of testosterone is a key strategy for treating prostate cancer, especially advanced or recurring prostate cancer. So it might strike some of us as nonsensical to actually prescribe testosterone for prostate cancer patients. Yet that is what Dr. ... (6 replies)

... I've really enjoyed those periods, and it's great to know that I should be able to again go off therapy in a year or so. Having that to look forward to is a great encouragement! ... (1 replies)
... Those of us who have experienced impressive success with hormonal therapy as our sole therapy for prostate cancer do not often recommend that approach to newly diagnosed patients, unless they have advanced cases. That may be about to change! ... (0 replies)
... Hi Patricia, I'm sorry you have had to join us on this board, especially after such disheartening news last month :(, but may you will find some hope and help here! :) I have a challenging case myself, though not like what you and your husband are going through. My circumstances have motivated me to prepare by learning about what you both are now facing, and I'll share... (6 replies)
Hormornal Therapy
Jun 18, 2010
... For many years the renowned prostate cancer surgical group at Johns Hopkins, including surgery pioneer Patrick Walsh, made scanty use of hormonal therapy for recurrences of prostate cancer until a patient developed debilitating symptoms. ... (1 replies)
... Thanks for your kind words but also for your fine question. ... (6 replies)
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... Dr. Tucker has a wealth of experience with men on advanced kinds of hormonal therapy, including men with challenging cases. ... (47 replies)
... Okay, if it makes you feel better, but it pays to be aware that vitamin C for prostate cancer is not supported by research. ... (21 replies)
Prostrate Cancer
Oct 19, 2010
... The reality is that hormonal blockade therapy, if reasonably done, lasts for either about ten years or indefinitely long, depending on the patient, according to experts in hormonal therapy for prostate cancer. ... (13 replies)
Hormonal therapy
Aug 12, 2009
... Your making me envious with that moderate duration course of single drug hormonal blockade for twelve or thirteen months and then a PSA that is still just 0. ... (8 replies)
... This continues our exchanges in posts 14 and 15 relating finasteride and Avodart to prostate cancer prevention and questions about whether there might be an adverse bone density impact from reducing testosterone. I'll insert thoughts in green. ... (15 replies)
... but the information on patients as they enrolled in the trial gave a disturbing, in my view appalling view of underuse of bisphosphonate drugs for prostate cancer patients in circumstances where such drugs are badly needed! ... (5 replies)
... is also an affair behind the Refractory Prostate Cancer Cells. ... (13 replies)
... Hi again and happy 4th of July :cool:, I'll respond here, as this thread is a better fit title wise than your parallel question in the other thread. I suspect you did not get responses because most of us are busy because of the July 4th celebration. My wife and I have enjoyed making preparations, but it has taken some time. I'll intersperse some comments in green... (1 replies)
... responding to your first post in this new thread. I'm glad you brought this up, because many men are not being advised as well as they could and should be about hormonal therapy, its benefits, and its risks, and this new paper and associated commentaries appear to be examples of this substandard advice. ... (3 replies)
... Kudos to your wife. She's right on about the Chevy and Ford dealers in prostate cancer. ... (22 replies)
... mental decisions after a diagnosis of a challenging case the previous December. You certainly have paid your dues, what with the surgery, the radiation, and the hormonal therapy for many years. ... (4 replies)

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