Not in particularly traumatic situations even.

Cancer widows tend to be isolated emotionally Many Swedish men have no one to turn to for emotional support apart from their partners, not in particularly traumatic situations even, such as when experiencing cancer. However, according to new analysis, the partners of cancer patients often lack support outside the relationship also. Previous research shows that many Swedish men over 50 with tumor confide their emotions and fears about the condition to few other folks, if any . For 80 percent of men who’ve prostate cancers and who live together with another person, the partner is the only source of emotional support they possess.