Anxiety, Fear, and Depression
Most people face some degree of depression, anxiety, and fear when cancer becomes part of their lives. The information in this guide will help families, friends, and caregivers know what feelings and behaviors they may expect from a loved one who has been diagnosed with cancer. It will also help you understand what is not normal and when outside help may be needed. Click on the topics below to get started.
- Cancer affects your emotional health
- Anxiety and fear
- Panic attacks
- What if the person with cancer acts as if nothing is wrong?
- Support from loved ones and the cancer team can help
- When to call the doctor
- To learn more