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Releasing Fear of Cancer Recurrence

Posted by Manuela Boyle on 12 June 2021
Releasing Fear of Cancer Recurrence
It's Monday, and on Thursday you're having a followup scan to check for evidence of cancer recurrence. You feel fine, but the fear won't leave you alone. Your neck and shoulders are tense, you're not sleeping, and you can't seem to focus at work. You wonder how you're going to make it through the week. Fear of cancer recurrence is extremely common. Per a 2013 review published in the journal Psychooncology, studies show that anywhere from 33% to 96% of cancer survivor...
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