How Cancer Affects More Than Just the Patient
Sometimes in health it’s the thing that you don’t think about that sneaks up and causes major disruptions. While a person is focused on their partner who has breast cancer, for instance, certain issues might be materializing.
That is what a new study is warning after finding that men whose partners have breast cancer are at greater risk of developing mood disorders. Mood disorders so severe that they have to go to the hospitalization. Published online in Cancer, the study shows the value of staying aware of the mental health of a cancer patient’s loved ones.