It was 2001, and Fuehrer, then 25, was just a few days away from winning the light heavyweight title at the Natural New York State Bodybuilding Championship.
Four months later, he was diagnosed with testicular cancer.
But once you go home and are alone with your partner, you realize and wonder if having sex is a good idea or not.
You've never talked to anyone who's had cancer to see if their doctor said it was okay to enjoy sex during cancer and cancer treatment.
The first thing to do is discuss this with your doctor, as some chemo drugs may come out in small amounts in vaginal fluids.Talk openly with your health care team about sexuality.They can evaluate symptoms and address your concerns before, during, and after treatment.Sexual problems may develop during, immediately after, or years after treatment.Tell your health care team about your symptoms, including new ones or changes in symptoms.