Listen to the 1st part of a Gippsland FM radio interview by Less Hunt who talks with Alan White, prostate cancer survivor. Alan shares his personal experience of being diagnosed with low risk - then later - intermediate risk prostate cancer. Alan is candid about his treatment and the side-effects including the impact on sexual function; and the challenges he has overcome. Alan's wife, Fiona, shares her experience about the impact of the diagnosis and decision making. Leanne Prosser, prostate cancer specialist nurse also offers her insight and advice.
Go to the next episode to listen to Part 2 of the interview.
This Podcast is part of an NHMRC funded study sponsored by Swinburne University and a collaboration with leading academic institutions, prostate cancer organisations and hospitals . For more information visit: www.navigateprostate.com.au. Research Nurse, Natalie Richards from Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre (Melbourne) is the guest presenter.
Show notes: https://news.navigateprostate.com.au/2019/08/20/overcoming-prostate-cancer-podcast-a-survivor-tells-his-story-prostate-cancer-nurse-expert-advice-interview-part-1/
Produced with assistance by the Podcasting Team at The University of Melbourne. Gippsland FM interview re-published with permission.