Breast Cancer takes a significant physical and emotional toll on patients. The physical impact is farily obvious, but many women will experience severe anxiety, distress and even depression during their treatment process. This is normal and expected. Patients should always ask for emotional support, including therapy, if needed.
Invisible Illness Week aims to encourage those with an “invisible” chronic illness to raise their voices and be heard. While many consider breast cancer a “one and done” illness, those who’ve battled it know that the lasting effects go on forever – completely invisible to everyone but the survivor…