The first few months of radiation therapy can be a whirlwind. Your day-to-day life may look completely different compared to pre-diagnosis. You may also be coping with a host of unprecedented challenges.
Luckily, there are ways to find a new “normal” and adjust to life with cancer.
In this blog, we consult Tammy Weitzman, founder of the Center for Loss and Grief Counseling in Charlotte. Building on 22 years of experience working in cancer centers across North America, Weitzman examines the ways cancer can impact your:
- Emotional wellness
- Social wellness
- Intellectual wellness
- Financial wellness
- Marital wellness
- Family wellness
Weitzman also offers specific, concrete tips for acclimating to life with cancer. These tips will improve your quality of life and help you focus on what matters most: recovery.