Colin O
Age diagnosed
Radical prostatectomy (surgery)

Coping with changes after surgery for prostate cancer

Colin had his prostate removed by surgery after diagnosis at the age of 58 years in 2005. He talks about the importance of a second opinion and finding out as much as possible about available treatment options. Colin shares how he manages ongoing urinary issues and maintains sexual intimacy with his partner. He also highlights the importance of regular PSA testing and sharing your experience with other people, especially your partner and close friends.