One Man's Journey Through Prostate Cancer and Beyond

Dear Prostate ... I Thought You Were My Friend

You have prostate cancer. These words, when spoken by a physician, strike fear in the heart of any man, and ripple through the ranks of his family as well. This easy-to-read book recounts the author’s year-long journey from a diagnosis of prostate cancer; to the decision about a path toward a cure; through the treatment itself and, ultimately, to being declared cancer free. Written in a light and easy-to-read style, this book makes the point that there are intelligent and well-recommended ways to deal with a diagnosis of prostate cancer, while offering some tips for staying engaged and confident along the way. And, believe it or not, there are even some things to laugh about over the course of this process.

About the Author

Dan Carlson is a retired law enforcement officer and educator. He and his wife, Bonnie, reside in the great state of Texas, in close proximity to their three children and seven grandchildren. When he was diagnosed with prostate cancer, he placed himself in the caring hands of an outstanding medical team in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Dan knows that he is a very lucky man.

By Daniel Carlson