I provide my consent for my data to be processed for the purposes as described and receive communications for service related information. When patients do opt to date, Rosenthal suggests setting clear boundaries: One area of his life that didn't take a hit was dating. Help us tell more of the stories that matter from voices that too often remain unheard. You'll probably intuitively know when the time is right to tell your love interest that you have cancer.
If you're feeling terribly frightened about sharing your diagnosis, because you are concerned you might receive this type of reaction, you may want to reframe by looking at your situation from another angle.
Dating, Love, Sex ... and Cancer
Communication about sexual health and intimacy Communication is important for healthy sexual feelings in any relationship. Listen to America. Although, Rosenthal points out, fate can override such decisions: Are you a member? If so, consider sharing before a relationship becomes serious.