Research Digest: Psychosocial help for cancer patients
The idea that prolonged stress is bad for your health is uncontroversial. And few things can be more stressful than receiving a cancer diagnosis and undergoing treatment. It makes sense, then, to consider that psychological interventions, aimed at providing cancer patients with emotional support and guidance on coping, might be beneficial.
A new paper on what can be a delicate, controversial topic is discussed on our Research Digest blog.