People with cancer experience an elevated risk of developing anxiety or depression. Such feelings are normal responses to a life-changing diagnosis. Medication, therapy, and support can help to decrease these negative emotions.
When you suffer from anxiety many of the symptoms can be physical. Some people experience a wide range of physical symptoms including anything from headaches to heart palpitations. In this series we will explore the many ways that anxiety can manifest in both physical and mental symptoms and what you can do about it. I thought we would start…