February 11, 2009

Sex and cancer

Sex and cancer is one of the toughest topics to write about. In past years I have approached it via Pure Romance parties for women with breast cancer, where in addition to talking about sex in a fun way, we had an opportunity to ask serious questions of a psychiatrist who specializes in human sexuality and cancer.

Today I read this powerful article by New York Times editor Dana Jennings, who writes a weekly piece about his aggressive prostate cancer. He could help you understand this most delicate of issues.

Love in the Time of Prostate Cancer

3 comments:

  1. thanks for the post/link...
    that pretty well sums up how it was for me and Pam...
    love intensified beats lust anywhere, anyhow, any time...

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  2. wynne1:47 PM

    Hi Jill,

    I posted about this article too! So, I guess great minds think alike. I'm glad that you seem to have found a potential solution to dealing with your arm. I'm getting closer to getting some better hats.

    Best,
    Wynne

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  3. Oh, my gosh. I have been struggling personally. This is such a welcome resource. Thank you.

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