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SubDenis's picture
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I am a reader and want to learn all I can about this disease.  Here are the books I have read to date.  What others do you recommend?


Prostate cancer - Ripoll & Saunders

Prostate Book - Scardino

Active Surveillance - Klotz

surviving prostate cancer - Walsh

Thrive - Espinosa

2017 report on prostate diseases - Harvard Health


Let's build a library list for all to share. Denis


VascodaGama's picture
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Joined: Nov 2010

Please add to your list the following;

100 Questions & Answers about Prostate Cancer, by Alan J. Wein and Pamela Ellsworth, excellent in helping to prepare our own list of questions for consultations,

Interview with an Expert: Active Surveillance, by Janet Worthington, excellent for decisions on AS, in this link;


Beating Prostate Cancer: Hormonal Therapy & Diet, by Dr. Charles “Snuffy” Myers; which informs on diagnosis and treatments for systemic cases,

A Primer on Prostate Cancer, The Empowered Patient’s Guide, by Dr. Stephen Strum and Donna Pogliano; which explains well the whole process of diagnosis,

How to Heal, by Dr. Jeff Kane (a psychiatrist); It's a guide for caretakers and is basically a guide for caring and communicating with someone with a serious illness,

Conquer Prostate Cancer, by Rabbi Ed Weinsberg,

Promoting Wellness Beyond Hormone Therapy: Options for Prostate Cancer Patients, by Mark Moyad. Recomended for advanced refractory cases,

The First Year Prostate Cancer-An Essential Guide for the Newly Diagnosed, by Chris Lukas,

Saving Your Sex Life-A guide for Men with Prostate Cancer, by Dr. John Mulhall,


Books favouring radiation therapy with opinions much against surgery but well written explains the other aspects of PCa issues,

You Can Beat Prostate Cancer and you do not need surgery to do it, by Robert J. Marckini,

Invasion of the Prostate Snatchers, by Blum and Scolz,

Prostate Cancer Meet The Proton Beam, by Fuller Jones,

Surviving Prostate Cancer without Surgery-The New Gold Standard that save your life and life style, by Dr Michael J. Dattoli ( famous radiologist),


A STRANGE PLACE: AN INFORMATION GUIDE TO PROSTATE CANCER, several stories of PCa survivors in this link;


Eat to Beat Prostate Cancer Cookbook, by Ricketts,

A series of videos on PCa treatments, drugs and recommendations, by Dr. Charles “Snuffy” Myers, in this link;


Booklet about biopsy, by the Harvard University in this link;


Choosing the right treatment for your prostate cancer, johns Hopkins book in this link;


A PCa dedicated site with the latest news;



SubDenis's picture
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Great list thanks!

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"Invasion of the Prostate Snatchers" by Mark Scholz, MD

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