Action Cards: Fear of Recurrence
Use these card decks to help manage your symptoms from cancer treatment.
When cancer comes back after treatment and after a period when cancer was not found in your body, it’s called a recurrence. Most cancer survivors experience a fear of recurrence.
Adjust to a new normal. You may find yourself making changes in the ways you do things.
Be informed. Ask your doctor for a list of common signs of recurrence.
Join a peer group. Find support and useful ideas from others that might help you.