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The Importance of Trusting Yourself

Posted on April 18, 2019

Studies have shown that the more we take ownership of our condition, the more engaged we are in maintaining behaviors that help us live better. An important factor in having the confidence to take this ownership is self-trust.

"If something doesn't seem right, I trust my gut and look for answers."
-Member of
MyLymphomaTeam


-Member of MyLymphomaTeam"When I was first diagnosed, I kept my mouth shut even if my doctor said something incorrect or wrong for my body. I'm learning to trust those feelings - my intuition - and speak up."
-Member of
MyLymphomaTeam

Here are some conversations about trust on MyLymphomaTeam:

"I'm ready to start this journey. Not knowing what was going on with my body was frightening for me. I'm thinking positive thoughts knowing this will not be a piece of cake. Glad I found this group."

"Today is a wonderful day in sunny California. The weather is perfect, the sun is shining and everything is green the flowers are just beautiful because we had so much rain."

"I have been so fortunate to enjoy most days and I am hopeful this will continue. Wishing all a super day!"

Was there a moment when you doubted yourself and later realized that your instinct was right?
Or an instance when you were glad you trusted yourself?

Share that moment in the comments below or directly on MyLymphomaTeam.com.

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