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Sex and intimacy after breast cancer

https://www.facingourrisk.org/XRAY/sex-and-intimacy-after-breast-cancer
Full article: https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fpsyg.2022.864893/full

A breast cancer diagnosis and treatment can affect relationships with romantic partners. This review highlights two studies that looked at how people with breast cancer and their partners are affected, how they cope, how best to communicate with each other and how to talk with healthcare providers about concerns related to cancer and sexuality. (Posted 8/8/23)

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