My Prostate Cancer Adventure, and the Lessons Learned [NOOK Book]

Overview

An estimated 1 out of every 6 men will have to come to grips with prostate cancer, and while there is abundant clinical information about prostate cancer available, we don't hear much from the men who have actually been through prostatectomy surgery or what they've experienced during recovery.

In My Prostate Cancer Adventure and the Lessons Learned, I take the reader through my experiences from the time I first learned of my cancer, my thoughts of how to deal with it, and what I...

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My Prostate Cancer Adventure, and the Lessons Learned

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Overview

An estimated 1 out of every 6 men will have to come to grips with prostate cancer, and while there is abundant clinical information about prostate cancer available, we don't hear much from the men who have actually been through prostatectomy surgery or what they've experienced during recovery.

In My Prostate Cancer Adventure and the Lessons Learned, I take the reader through my experiences from the time I first learned of my cancer, my thoughts of how to deal with it, and what I experienced during my recovery. I tell my story on a personal level. I'm direct and to the point. So if you're looking for a politically correct discussion of the topic put this book back on the shelf and look elsewhere. I talk man to man about a man's problem. My goal in writing this book is to let guys know what they can expect if they choose to undergo prostatectomy surgery. There's not a lot of drama in this book. You may have to forgive my French because I tell my story without a lot of embellishment - mostly.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781450282079
  • Publisher: iUniverse, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 1/20/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 470,926
  • File size: 196 KB

Meet the Author

Craig Johnson
Craig Johnson
Craig Johnson is a recipient of the Wyoming Arts Council Creative Writing Fellowship and has a background in law enforcement.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 18, 2011

    The dude tells it like he sees it

    The dude's definitely not into self pity. After reading the book I asked questions I didn't think to ask before and I decided to go a different way than he did. Makes you think about what you're getting into. Not only that, but the book's not a downer. Made me feel a little better.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 10, 2011

    A must read for anyone making a decision about prostate cancer

    Craig Johnson talks about the things he thought about and experienced before and after having radical prostate surgery. He says he tries not sell anything in the book but he makes a case for robotic surgery. The book gave me alot to think about and I'll be asking my urologist why he didn't bring up some of the things that Johnson talks about in the book. I like that even though prostate cancer is a serious subject, Johnson lets you know that it's okay to joke around about it.

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