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Sexuality and Breast Cancer: From Diagnosis to Survivorship

Michael Krychman, MD, discusses sexuality and life after breast cancer treatment
Oct 19, 2016
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In this Breastcancer.org podcast, Dr. Michael Krychman discusses female sexual health and how a breast cancer diagnosis and treatment can affect sexual function and quality of life. Dr. Krychman also is writing a new blog for Breastcancer.org called "Sex Matters."

Listen to the podcast to hear Dr. Krychman talk about:

  • some of the biggest sexual issues and side effects during and after breast cancer treatment

  • the best way to discuss sexual issues with your doctor, especially if you're not comfortable with the topic

  • the importance of having an individualized survivorship care plan that includes a sexual health component

About the guest
 
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Michael Krychman, MDCM

Affiliations: Southern California Center for Sexual Health and Survivorship
Medicine, Patty Brisben Foundation for Women’s Sexual Health, Revibe Men’s Health

Areas of specialization: sexual medicine, obstetrics and gynecology,
survivorship medicine

Dr. Michael Krychman is executive director of the Southern California Center for Sexual Health and Survivorship Medicine, as well as a clinical sexologist.

— Last updated on March 28, 2022, 5:49 PM

 
 
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