A safe place to talk candidly about how your romantic relationships and/or your sex life has changed following your diagnosis and treatment.
Posted on: Jul 10, 2020 02:15PM
July 10, 2020
Dr. Kelly Shanahan is a metastatic patient advocate and METAvivor board member. She had to give up her OB/GYN practice because of side effects from metastatic breast cancer treatment. At the 2019 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, Dr. Shanahan was one of the moderators of a panel sponsored by Breastcancer.org and Sermonix Pharmaceuticals on the sexual side effects that breast cancer treatment can cause. As a dual citizen of this discussion — she's both a metastatic patient who has experienced some of these side effects and an OB/GYN who used to treat people for these side effects — she's uniquely qualified to help us all understand the topic and offer solutions.
Listen to the podcast to here Dr. Shanahan explain:
Running time: 37:20Listen now or read the transcript.