Entries by Avinoam Lerner

What Your Oncologist Will Not Talk About?

The Aftermath of Cancer Diagnosis The mental and emotional aftermath of a cancer diagnosis can further burden the functioning of our immune system and thus our ability to heal and recover. Though more and more oncologists recognize the benefits of offering mental and emotional support, they still fall short of offering their patients the much […]

What You Talk About Matters to Your Well-Being

Based on a new research, substantive dialogue may help increase your state of well-being, but emotional exchanges likely don’t. In Megan L. Robbins new research which she published at the journal Psycho-Oncology, she examine how patients dialog and conversations impact their experience. Below please find the quoted article by By J.D. Warren of www.ucr.edu “They found that everyday, meaningful dialogue unrelated to […]