Category Archives: Prostate Cancer

“Solo Marriage Counseling” – A Viable Option

Sexuality and marriage counseling for one? It sounds strange but it’s not. A recent article in the Wall Street Journal, “Couples Therapy for One: To Fix a Marriage, Some Go Alone”, suggested that if one partner is not willing or … Continue reading

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Ralph and Barbara on CJAD Radio

As part of Radio CJAD’s show, Passion, Ralph and Barbara were interviewed about sex and intimacy after cancer. Listen for yourself (and if you want to save it for later, right click on the player and select “save as…”): Ralph and … Continue reading

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Book the Authors at Your Next Event

Book authors Ralph and Barbara Alterowitz at your next meeting or event. Ralph Alterowitz with his wife Barbara, experts in intimacy, provide an entertaining, informative and positive  way for couples to revive their love life.  Call 301-983-9702 or email ralph@renewintimacy.org Ralph and Barbara … Continue reading

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Saving your Sex Life now in eBook format

Saving Your Sex Life… Saving Your Sex Life A Guide for Men with Prostate Cancer by John P Mulhall In a straightforward style, Dr. John Mulhall guides the reader through the basics of male sexuality, explains the role of testosterone, … Continue reading

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The Loving Pie by Ralph and Barbara Alterowitz

This article was originally published in the Us TOO Hotsheet in May and June of 2005. – http://www.ustoo.org [Editor’s Note: This is the first of two articles on reviving intimacy after prostate cancer treatment. The second article will talk about … Continue reading

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Sex and the Single Man

By Ralph Alterowitz “I’m divorced and would like to get remarried. How do I build a new relationship given that I have been treated for prostate cancer and am impotent?” That’s a question Barbara and I had last week when … Continue reading

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The Lovin’ Clock

By Ralph Alterowitz I don’t understand it,” he said. “In the morning, I can feel hot and want to make love. But in the evening, forget it. After dinner, I gradually run out of steam. By 9 or 10 P.M., … Continue reading

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Elephants Do Bite

By Ralph Alterowitz “We haven’t made love in the 11 years since I was treated for prostate cancer,” said the man to the group sitting in a circle discussing their sexuality issues. Impotence and some stress incontinence embarrassed him the … Continue reading

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The Lost Art of the Diagnotician

By Ralph Alterowitz There used to be a class of doctors that we called diagnosticians. They were the physicians who could put disparate pieces of medical information into a meaningful pattern and diagnose the problem. Or people would come to … Continue reading

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The Patient Doctor Fit

By Ralph Alterowitz Just before this note went to press, I attended two prostate cancer conferences. One of them dealt with awareness, early detection, and post-treatment options and care. In talking with attendees, one hears stories about their care and … Continue reading

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