He needs your help, but he may not know how to ask
Your partner just found out he has prostate cancer, and he’s not sure how to fix it.
Rick Dancer, prostate cancer survivor and advocate, talks about how men perceive their cancer with a desire to fix it, which is what they often believe is their role. He talks about his own fears after being diagnosed, and how his wife, and any partner, can help support a man in exploring the options for prostate cancer treatment.
The first step is not feeling alone. Willamette Valley Cancer Institute and Research Center has a team of experts ready to talk to you and your partner about the options for treatment of prostate cancer.
We’re here, ready to help you and your partner navigate this process.