Posts Tagged ‘Prostate Cancer’

“My Voice” by Dennis Clendennen

"My Voice" by Dennis Clendennen

“The only thing we have to fear is the DRE itself.”
Fear is the common or expected result to being diagnosed with cancer. Cancer only happens to ‘other’ people. The fear comes from not only being diagnosed with cancer but the possible effects it can have on one’s body, mind and relationships.
In March of 2006, I [...]


“My Voice” by Jack Gray

"My Voice" by Jack Gray

Jack Gray, Shelby, Ohio.  Stage IV Prostate Cancer
Cancer has been a big part of my lives. My father and father-in-law passed away from cancer. A very close friend – I’d call her my sister in everything but blood –passed away from cancer. My wife Chris has a rare pre-cancerous disease called Paget’s disease for which [...]


Ron Dobbins Shares His ‘Voice’ on Video

Ron Dobbins Shares His 'Voice' on Video

Today’s ‘voice’ comes to us by way of an amazing 2x ‘Survivor’, Ron Dobbins.  Ron shares his journey into ‘Survivorship’ as he talks about his own battle with cancer and where he is today. We had the lucky fortune of meeting this awesome man at the recent Liver Symposium in Fort Worth put on my [...]


Roger Howe Shares His ‘Voice’ on Video

Roger Howe Shares His 'Voice' on Video

Today, Roger Howe shares his amazing ‘voice’ and his journey into ‘Survivorship’. Roger and I met at the Liver Symposium in Fort Worth recently and I was truly moved by his story. He is a multi-time ‘Survivor’ with a ‘voice’ that resonates deeply into each person whom he shares his story with. He is without [...]


Lynn Lane Has a Video ‘Conversation’ with Nick O’Hara Smith

Lynn Lane Has a Video 'Conversation' with Nick O'Hara Smith

Today’s ‘voice’ comes to us by way of a ‘Conversation’ between Nick O’Hara Smith, a testicular cancer ‘Survivor’ from the United Kingdom and Lynn Lane, the Executive Director/Founder of the “Voices of Survivors Foundation” and a ‘Survivor’ himself. This is the second part of a multi-part ‘Conversation’ series on Nick’s own cancer, research into the [...]


Today Lynn Lane (Executive Director) has a ‘Conversation’ with ‘Survivor’ John Wagontall of Canada

Today Lynn Lane (Executive Director) has a 'Conversation' with 'Survivor' John Wagontall of Canada

Today on ‘Voices of Survivors’, executive director/founder/’Survivor’ Lynn Lane has a very intimate and powerful ‘Conversation’ with prostate cancer ‘Survivor’ and cyclist, John Wagontall of Canada. John’s story is not only hugely powerful but incredibly inspiring as he talks about his journey into his own ‘Survivorship’ after being diagnosed with metastatic prostate cancer and how [...]


“My Last Two Weeks” by Lynn Lane

"My Last Two Weeks" by Lynn Lane

I will preface this by saying that I’m writing this in a stream of consciousness with zero editing because that’s how I feel right now. I just want to see what comes out and be as honest as I can in the process. I’m writing this on Tuesday, November 17th, 2009 after my day of [...]