Dating someone with cancer

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Maybe it's too much to ask of someone to take such a chance. If people want to judge you for that, they have some serious issues!

Thanks for the imput Bambi, it's a weight that sits heavy on my shoulders. It's not like you had some STD or something that you got from being promiscuous. People have lumpectomies/ mastectomies all the time and you wouldn't even know it. I am sorry you are having such a rough experience with it.

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When the time comes to share more intimate details, “the cancer bomb,” as Jones calls it, may scare off a few suitors.Read more articles on Dating Tips Though all possible measures have been taken to ensure accuracy, reliability, timeliness and authenticity of the information; Onlymyhealth assumes no liability for the same.Using any information of this website is at the viewers’ risk.“Cancer makes you reassess and challenge every perception you have in life.It shakes up and undermines your selfworth,” says Erin Nau, counseling and education coordinator for the New York Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline and Support Program at Adelphi University in Garden City, N. “You’re not the same person you were before cancer, and that adds a different dimension to what you want from a partner and out of life.”It’s hard to open yourself to dating rejection when you’re already feeling so fragile from a life-altering cancer diagnosis.Having ended her eight-year relationship shortly after finishing surgery, she decided to try internet dating in February 2016. I chatted to one man I had a lot in common with and we got on really well. He normally wrote long messages but his response was: “I’m sorry to hear that, I’m not ignoring you I have to go out”. ‘I was set up by a friend on one date, and frankly it was a bit of a disaster.It was over a year after my diagnosis and I don't think I was ready, emotionally or physically.And if a guy is that damn shallow, he is not worth your time!Have even considered removing my profile from here, or changing categories to looking for Friends for example.Remember that we are the largest free online dating service, so you will never have to pay a dime to meet your soulmate. Would you want to fall in love and have a relationship with someone who could possibly die of cancer?Have already lost one relationship over this, what do you think?

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