Thursday, October 20, 2011

Men with breast cancer feeling 'isolated'

New research by the Medical Research Council has shown men who have been diagnosed with breast cancer feel isolated by services geared up only for women.

A new information source for men with breast cancer, on the website "health-talk-online", hopes to give them more support as they encounter widespread ignorance.

Some even describe being addressed as "Mrs" at clinic appointments.


Source and More:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-15380731

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