Cancer and Stigma: Time to Stop the Blame
Receiving a cancer diagnosis can have a profound impact on how people view themselves physically, mentally, and emotionally. Also people living with cancer quickly become aware of the reactions of others to their diagnosis... It effects them and can cause them to fear sharing their feelings throughout their journey. Joining me now to discuss the stigmas associated with a cancer diagnosis is the oncology counselor with the Ackerman Cancer Center Paul Clark.