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Malaysian cancer survivors suffer mentally and financially even after recovery
 

Malaysian cancer survivors suffer mentally and financially even after recovery

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Research conducted in Malaysia points to several factors that weigh down cancer patients emotionally and continues to plague them long into their recovery.
 
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23 Dec 2016 - General
 
Mahmoud AbdelAziz all types of cancer have a destructive effects on patients.
They affect patient mentally, physically and financially.
Not cancer patients suffer during and after recovery but also their families, everyone try to do his best to help the patient to pass through this destructive situation.
Not just cancer, there are other chronic diseases that affect patients and their families from dif...
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The entire journey of surviving and reviving from cancer can be a tragedic event for the patient and even his family. Even after the recovery, the patients still feel the trauma they underwent and many of them may live under the fear of recurrence of the condition. The family also lives under immense pressure for some duration of time. Financially, many patients take loans and so even after recovery, many of them may still be unable to work, the latter ultimately increasing the financial pressur...
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