Dating after cancer diagnosis
“I dusted myself off, pulled up my big girl panties and was going about my business.” That didn’t mean, of course, that she felt great while doing it.“My cancer was the hormone receptive one, so they gave me the medication that was shutting down all my hormones,” Leather says.Yet many single men and women shut down their dating site profiles after cancer and its complications, which can range from body-altering surgery to incontinence and even pain during sex.Add the challenges of dating in midlife, and daunting doesn’t even begin to describe it.
In addition to having cancer, she was also weighed down with grief.
, available from Amazon, Amazon Kindle, and Barnes and Noble. @krystle_hensley Krystle Hensley was diagnosed with estrogen receptor-positive, progesterone receptor-positive, HER2-negative breast cancer in 2016 at the age of 27.