Articles about testicular cancer


ABSOT Turns One! - A Ballsy Sense of Tumor

Last updated: 05/08/2019

On October 28th, I celebrated my one year orchiectomyversary, and today marks another milestone in my cancer journey. A Ballsy Sense of Tumor officially launched one year ago...

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Life After Testicular Cancer: Getting Back On Track After Testicular Cancer

Last updated: 05/07/2019

If you were to meet me prior to October 2016, I would appear to be a typical guy in his mid-twenties. I had just bought my first house, had a full-time job, and had two...

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How Having Testicular Cancer Gave Me a New Life’s...

Last updated: 05/04/2019

Prior to my testicular cancer diagnosis in October 2016, I didn’t make health a priority as I branched out in the world in my early twenties. To be perfectly honest, I felt 100%...

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Meet the Cancer Survivor Sharing Facts With 'A Ballsy Sense of Tumor'

Last updated: 04/27/2019

After an ultrasound and a couple weeks of waiting in uncertainty, the doctors confirmed Justin had testicular cancer. However, losing one of his testicles was just the beginning...

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PCL24: Progress with Prozac

Last updated: 04/24/2019

PCL24: Progress with Prozac After Facing Testicular Cancer, I Realized I Was Feeling Depressed - So I Asked For Antidepressants Around the five month mark post chemo, I realized...

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Mayo Clinic Research

Last updated: 04/24/2019

Clinical Trials (for at least one location) Open/Status Unknown What is this? A volunteer subject with no known significant health problems who participates in research to test...

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BOB12: Dan Duffy – The Half Fund and Half Book

Last updated: 04/24/2019

Welcome to the Band of Ballers! In this series on ABSOT, I’m turning over control to some other ballsy testicular cancer survivors and patients who have inspired me with their...

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PCL11: Six Ways to Talk about Testicles

Last updated: 04/24/2019

This anecdote is what sparked this whole blog post. While it was relatively easy to bring testicular health up in conversation, it proves there’s still work to do with raising...

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PCL37: Making Testicular Self-Exams Standard Practice in Virginia’s High Schools

Last updated: 04/24/2019

Part of being a fourth grade teacher (my full-time job for the past five years) is the dreaded end-of-year “your body is going to start changing” talk. While I can talk to...

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Testicular Cancer 101

Last updated: 04/22/2019

Testicular cancer can develop in one or both testicles. Most tumors are metastatic, meaning they have the ability to spread to other organs, such as the lymph system, lungs and...

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