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Female Sexuality Issues Post Cancer Treatment

Life after Cancer Editor, Jennifer Luce, comments on Lillie Shockney’s Female Sexuality Article



Lillie brings up a very important issue that is often swept under the carpet due to the general sensitivity around it โ€“ female sexuality. As a young adult ovarian cancer survivor of five years, sexuality and body image have been of focus to me not only due to my age, but because the psychological and hormonal effects were not something I expected, or felt comfortable talking about. If I had a better awareness about this prior to surgery or during treatment, I would have had a number of tools to utilize during the process.

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