- Just passing thoughts.
- I'm five years out and I think about it almost daily.
- I don't think about it any more often than before I was diagnosed with prostate cancer.
- Most days.
- Every day.
- I think of death too often.
Think back to the day you received your diagnosis of cancer. How soon did thoughts about death or dying come to your mind? For me, thoughts about death occurred within seconds after I received the news I had prostate cancer. What's surprising to me is how often I think about death seven years later, even though my last PSA test came back undetectable. I decided to ask the community of men on my Prostate Cancer Pre & Post Surgery Facebook page how often they thought about death and dying. Here's a sample of answers I received: