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Can the quality of relationships affect the development or progression of cancer?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology
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In brief: I think "No"

It's politically incorrect to doubt the pop claim that "life experiences affect disease".
I have 30 years in medicine and was a chief debunker of pricey "positive attitude to slow / treat cancer" cultism. All but one good study yielded negative results, as one would expect from a disease unrelated to emotions & caused by accumulated mutations. Yet -- i wish you love in this difficult time.

In brief: I think "No"

It's politically incorrect to doubt the pop claim that "life experiences affect disease".
I have 30 years in medicine and was a chief debunker of pricey "positive attitude to slow / treat cancer" cultism. All but one good study yielded negative results, as one would expect from a disease unrelated to emotions & caused by accumulated mutations. Yet -- i wish you love in this difficult time.
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