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Living Well With Melanoma > Finding Meaning
Some people say they have found positive parts of living with melanoma. Finding benefit and meaning can provide some relief from the daily challenges of living with cancer.1
Of course, it doesn’t mean you have to downplay the hardships, but it can open up new ways of seeing things.
In fact, research in people with all types and stages of cancer shows people can benefit from their cancer experiences in many ways.2 The extent and type of benefit is unique to each person. Some of the benefits may be:2,3
Take your time to review these benefits. Think about what they mean to you. Can you relate to any of them?
If you want to explore benefit and meaning more, you may want to think about these questions: