Colin, 51, had surgery. He and his wife talk about how he recovered from the operation and how they have dealt with changes to their sex life after surgery (radical prostatectomy) including his experience of using a vacuum pump and injections to help get erections.

The impact of surgery: Colin's story

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Sex and prostate cancer: Colin's story

I found the injections were a massive bonus for me – in my mindset, physically and in my relationship.

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