Cancer and treatment take an emotional and physical toll so large that it's often difficult to enjoy sexual intimacy again. It is difficult to give and receive pleasure after spending so much focus to fight the cancer in our body. Sometimes it is a struggle to be emotionally vulnerable with a partner, let alone sexually intimate.
On MyBCTeam, the social network and online support group for women facing breast cancer, members talk about a range of personal experiences and struggles. Intimacy issues are one of the top 10 topics most discussed.
Here are some question-and-answer threads about intimacy issues:
Here are some conversations about intimacy issues:
Can you relate?
Have another topic you'd like to discuss or explore? Go to MyBCTeam today and start the conversation. You'll be surprised just how many others may share similar stories.
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