Fitting In

Sometimes it can feel hard to relate to women who have different treatment options than you do. You may hear news that a new study shows huge benefits for women with breast cancer but find out the information doesn’t apply to you. Or while your friends with hormoneinfo-icon-sensitive breast cancer take comfort in taking hormonal therapyinfo-icon, you can’t relate because those treatments are not meant for your diagnosisinfo-icon. Your fear of recurrenceinfo-icon may seem intense or you may even feel isolated.

Here are some tips to copeinfo-icon with your feelings:

Remember, other women may have different, easier or more difficult times than you have had. Resist the temptation to compare your experiences to those of others.

April 18, 2018
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