Childhood cancer survivors can have fulfilling love lives

Posted at 8:40 AM, Feb 07, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-07 08:40:30-05

Despite some challenges most adult survivors of childhood cancers go on to have fulfilling love lives.

Researchers looking at the sexual development of over 100 survivors and their peers who had no history of cancer.

Survivors had fewer romantic partners and those who toxic treatments were less likely to be sexually active or have children.

But the survivors were not necessarily less satisfied.