Jim’s Story

Jim is 82 years old, and retired. He began his working life as a fitter and turner, “but I hated that,” and turned to the carpentry/building trade. He came to Geelong when he was 20 to run a milk bar and later a licensed grocery store. A move to Ballarat to run a small business also saw him meet his [...]

November 22nd, 2017|

Hamish’s Story

Hamish is 74 years old. In February 2011 following various tests and an x-ray, he was diagnosed with kidney stones. A year later in February 2012 at a post-operative consultation Hamish’ urologist advised him to have a PSA test, and the PSA score was 9. A later biopsy showed cancer in many of the samples, with a Gleason score of [...]

August 22nd, 2015|