It’s normal to feel a range of emotions during treatment, including sadness or anxiety
. You could find yourself feeling overwhelmed and unable to cope
. You might have constant concerns about cancer, treatments, your survival or your family. Or, you might think the same thoughts over and over, finding it hard to concentrate or sleep.
Depending on who you are and the stage
of the cancer, you might be more likely to experience anxiety or depression
. But depression and anxiety are serious medical conditions that can be treated effectively.
Look below for more information from LBBC about depression and anxiety.