And that's what inspired her to start the website, the 2date4love is a dating site that enables people who cannot engage in sexual intercourse to meet and experience love, companionship and intimacy at its deepest level. "It's about finding someone to share your sacred space with, to have someone in your life where it's you against the world." Problems with intimacy after cancer are very common, gynecological oncologist Dr.At 2date4love, we encourage people with this shared commonality to be open to the possibility of finding love and happiness. Ilana Cass, of the Cedars-Sinai Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute in Los Angeles, told ABC News.
"Until I found Cancer Dating Service, I was unusually shy about dating.
Ya, cancer can have that effect :) But a few days in, I received a message from a man who was caring, nice, & so funny.
Having cancer or a history of the disease can make the search for a relationship seem intimidating.
Social worker Barbara Golby gives advice for restoring confidence, setting expectations, and disclosing disease history and shares resources for cancer patients and survivors looking to jump into the dating scene.
Dating and finding the one and only person meant for you--your soul mate--isn't an easy feat for anyone, and a cancer diagnosis most likely won't make things any easier.