When prostate cancer spreads, life doesn’t have to stop

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Woods Brown, of Evart, Mich, was diagnosed with metastatic prostate cancer and received surgery and radiation, but the cancer continued to spread.

He enrolled in a clinical trial at the U-M Comprehensive Cancer Center that was investigating a new treatment supported by the SU2C- Prostate Cancer Foundation Prostate Cancer Dream Team on precision medicine.

Brown is now considered cancer-free.

The Browns, originally from Philadelphia, retired in northern Michigan in December 2012. They don’t hesitate when asked how they like their new home state: “We love it.”

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