Fear of recurrenceinfo-icon, or of the cancer coming back, is common. This fear can have a powerful effect on the quality of your life. Virtually everyone who has had breast cancer worries about this possibility.
 
Your feelings are shaped by your personal coping style, situations impacting your life now, past mental healthinfo-icon, your support system and many other factors.
 
Look below for more information from LBBC about fear of recurrence.