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Sex Matters for Cancer Patients: ResourcesThe purpose of this document is to help cancer patients and their families find sources of information on on sexuality during cancer treatment. This list is not meant to be comprehensive, but rather to provide starting points for information seeking. The materials can be found at the Patient Education Resource Center (PERC) of the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center in room B1-361.
BrochuresAmerican Cancer Society. "Sexuality & Cancer - For the Man Who Has Cancer and His Partner".
American Cancer Society. "Sexuality & Cancer - For the Woman Who Has Cancer and Her Partner".
BooksAlterowitz, Ralph, and Barbara Alterowitz. Intimacy with Impotence: The Couple's Guide to Better Sex After Prostate Disease. 1st Da Capo Press ed. Cambridge, MA: Da Capo Lifelong Books, 2004.
Foley, Sallie. Sex Matters for Women: a Complete Guide to Taking Care of Your Sexual Self. New York, NY: The Guilford Press, 2002.
Schover, Leslie R. Sexuality and Fertility After Cancer. New York: Wiley, 1997.
Audiovisual ResourcesMedical Media Associates. Intimacy. (Women Stories Series), 2001. (20 minutes.)
Breast cancer survivors and their spouses talk about issues of intimacy, sexuality and love after breast cancer. View online.
Krahn, Leona. Not Alone. Couples Share Candidly about Prostate Cancer. Winnipeg, CA : Krahn Communications, 1998. (44 minutes.)
Web ResourcesDetailed sections in general cancer sites