Dave Brailsford prostate cancer

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Dave Brailsford prostate cancer

Postby D O G » Fri Sep 13, 2019 10:09 am

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May partly explain why Ineos have been fairly lacklustre of late.

Hope he recovers well.

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Re: Dave Brailsford prostate cancer

Postby Shipley » Fri Sep 13, 2019 16:30 pm

5hr op means it’s been silent for a while and they had to dig deep. My bro went through the same thing. 7hr op and a very long recovery as he had no symptoms and had no way of knowing he had it. His PSA score was over 100.....mine is 0.5 :shock:

If you are a male in your 50s get tested annually, it’s a blood test only and watch the profile of your score. If it increases from year to year you can get very early non invasive treatment and manage it.

It’s one of the easiest cancers to control so don’t die of ignorance or neglect.

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Re: Dave Brailsford prostate cancer

Postby Alejandrosdog » Sun Sep 15, 2019 19:49 pm

it's really none of our business but since they've released the information, Good Luck Dave I wish you all the best.

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Re: Dave Brailsford prostate cancer

Postby Cannock Chase » Sun Sep 15, 2019 22:29 pm

Shipley wrote:...If you are a male in your 50's get tested annually...

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