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Colon Cancer

Caring for Your Mental Health When You Have Stage 4 Colon Cancer

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Depression Is Common


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Anxiety Can Feel Overwhelming


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COVID-19 Doesn’t Help Things


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Gather the Facts to Fight the Fears


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Adjust Your Thought Process


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See a Therapist


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Try Meditation


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Combat Depression With Connection


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Don’t Forget Self-Care and Rest


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Physical and Mental Health Are Linked


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The Bottom Line


Meditation Facts: The National Institutes of Health. (2016.) “Meditation: In Depth.” nccih.nih.gov/health/meditation-in-depth

Lara DeSanto

Lara DeSanto

@laradesanto

Lara is a former digital editor for HealthCentral, covering Sexual Health, Digestive Health, Head and Neck Cancer, and Gynecologic Cancers. She continues to contribute to HealthCentral while she works towards her masters in marriage and family therapy and art therapy. In a past life, she worked as the patient education editor at the American College of OB-GYNs and as a news writer/editor at WTOP.com.