Returning to work as a cancer survivor

By Sheryl M. Ness,  Mayo Clinic

As a cancer survivor, you may be dealing with the challenge of returning to your work schedule during and after cancer treatment. You may be working your normal schedule or a reduced schedule depending on your treatment and how you are feeling physically.

Or, you may have needed to stop working during treatment and return later. As you return to work, you may be concerned about continued fatigue, physical changes, and performing your usual job responsibilities.

Click here to see some suggestions to assist you as you plan to talk to your employer about returning to work after cancer.