Treated 1999 • Posted 2002
African-Americans, such as Alex Plummer, are 60 percent more likely to develop prostate cancer than Caucasians.
PROSTATE CANCER SURVIVOR ON A MISSION: Reprinted by permission of the Simi Valley Star
A routine blood test changed Alex Plummer's life. It was 1998, and the Simi Valley man was poised to retire from Plummer Security, a company he had run for 20 years. He had big plans, including spending time traveling with his wife, Betty, and the rest of the family.