Posts tagged “Depression”

Depression and Cancer

by Jane Ashley

Every cancer patient says that the diagnosis was a shock. After the news settles in and we begin to process our new reality, we may begin to feel many different emotions. Feeling distressed, down, anger or weepy is totally normal when we are first diagnosed, but how long should these deep, dark feelings last? Is it normal to feel this way? Or could our feelings be signs of depression?


What are the symptoms of depression?

It’s normal to experience strong reactions to our diagnosis, but if...

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Feeling down? 12 Feelings of Depression During Cancer

by GregP_WN

Many WhatNexter’s have said that before, during, or after cancer treatment they have experienced anxiety, fear, worry, and feelings of depression. Whether the depression is situational, clinical, or brought on by certain cancer treatments, it is common to feel depressed. Here are 12 feelings of depression that WhatNexter’s have experienced that you may be feeling.

Depression Cancer

1. When your bad days outweigh the good days - Cancer is an emotional roller coaster and when the bad days seem to outweigh the...

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