Prostate Cancer Survivorship Resources

Possible Physical Side Effects of Treatment

Fatigue - can be an issue for weeks or up to months after treatment.  It is known that exercise at a moderate level, 4 to 5 times a week for up to an hour a day can improve and slowly decrease fatigue.

Chemo Brain - over the past few years, a lesser-known side effect of cancer treatment-- the cognitive dysfunction commonly called "chemo-brain" has been recognized.

Sexual Dysfunction - can be anything from erectile dysfunction to decreased libido, to decreased flexibility of tissue and lubrication.

Hormonal Therapy

Bone Health - Take steps to prevent osteoporosis during prostate cancer treatment.

Urinary Incontinence