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Learning to love your Cancer Body

As a cancer survivor, you may have heard many stories about people who are ecstatic about their new body after cancer. They talk about how they have a new appreciation for life and how they feel like they have been given a second chance. While it's great that they are feeling positive and optimistic, it's important to remember that not everyone feels that way.


It's okay to feel depressed or unhappy about your new body after cancer. You may not like the way you look or feel like you're not the same person you were before. These feelings are valid, and it's important to acknowledge them.


It's important to remember that everyone's journey through cancer is different. Some people may have had a relatively easy time with treatment and recovery, while others may have had a much more difficult time. It's also important to remember that cancer can leave physical and emotional scars that can take time to heal.


If you're feeling depressed or unhappy about your new body after cancer, it's important to talk to someone about it. This could be a friend, family member, or a professional therapist. They can help you work through your feelings and come up with strategies to cope with them.


It's also important to remember that it's okay to take time to adjust to your new body. You may not feel comfortable in your own skin right away, but with time and patience, you may come to accept and even embrace your new body.


In conclusion, it's okay to feel depressed or unhappy about your new body after cancer. It's important to acknowledge these feelings and talk to someone about them. Remember that everyone's journey through cancer is different, and it's okay to take time to adjust to your new body.


6 years  Cancer Free- Janine Giles

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