These are two words a woman with a new diagnosis doesn’t often hear together. The public conversation about sexuality and cancer has focused heavily on men, prostates, and penis problems. We’re a group of scientists and advocates at the University of Chicago and we’re out to change the conversation. Join us.
The first step in preserving or recovering sexual function is to understand just how prevalent this problem is: that changes to sexual function are common among women affected by cancers of all types, and that there is hope.