Dating website for cancer patients


07-Feb-2020 07:52

A younger person with goals of marriage and children — and potential mates who may have had little experience with serious illness — probably has different dating concerns than an older person, whose potential partners might very well be dealing with their own health issues.

A cancer diagnosis can shake people’s self-confidence, making them feel betrayed by their body or as if they don’t have as much control over their future as they once did, Ms. This loss of confidence can make it harder to pursue a relationship.Explaining how she came up with the concept for her site, the 50-year-old told how it had been difficult to broach the subject of sex with boyfriends, and when she looked for others in her situation online, no support websites existed.