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Mental Health Challenges After a HL Diagnosis

“I hope they don’t try to walk through it alone,” says Stan who was diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) when he was 13. He describes how his diagnosis impacted his mental health and shares his advice for others.

Ask your doctor about recommended treatment options for HL, including important information about safety and side effects, and download a guide for Questions to Ask Your Doctor about Hodgkin lymphoma here.

The stories featured on this page reflect each patient's own unique experience with HL. Information shared in these videos is not intended to replace discussions with your doctor.

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STAN B.

Diagnosed at 13

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Stan, now in his 50s, is grateful that there have been medical advances in the treatment of Hodgkin lymphoma since his diagnosis, and he encourages others facing Hodgkin lymphoma to seek out emotional support during their journey.

TOP QUESTIONS HE ASKED HIS DOCTOR

  1. Is it normal to feel depressed and anxious after diagnosis?
  2. Are there resources available to help me manage my mental health?
Questions to ask your doctor about HL

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