Breast cancer is difficult for anyone to cope with, but it can be especially hard for a younger couple. A new study by Dr. Karen Fergus aims to help young couples cope with breast cancer through an innovative online tool called Couplelinks.
“Breast cancer is coming at a time in their lives when everything is in the upswing – careers are just getting off the ground, they are establishing a family or maybe just starting one. For reasons such as these, younger women and younger couples coping with breast cancer experience more distress than with women diagnosed later in life,” says Dr. Fergus. Read the rest of this entry »