If you are viewing this website - chances are that you or someone that you love has been diagnosed with cancer. Your challenge will likely be to sort through the various treatment options in a manner that will lead you to the best possible decision for you as a person. I have designed this website to share with you how I approached my decision to be treated with proton therapy for my prostate cancer. Proton therapy may or may not be the right option for you - but it is important for you to know that you have a say in selecting a treatment that will not only preserve your life, but will also preserve the way that you live your life. I hope that you will benefit from the information is provided through this website and that your outcome will be as successful as mine has been.
When I realized that the leading treatments would give me a good chance to beat prostate cancer - I focused on minimizing any life-altering side effects.
Proton therapy is an advanced form of radiotherapy that is precise, non-invasive, and greatly limits the radiation exposure to the tissue being treated.
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