Some may welcome your invitation to talk, and others may prefer to say as little
as possible. This may change over time, so be patient and find a way to express ...
Get ideas on how to be supportive and helpful when you talk with someone who
Feb 5, 2015 ... It can be difficult to talk with someone about their cancer. ... Stay away for a time
until you can be there without the patient having to comfort you.
Feb 27, 2013 ... The worst thing anyone said to me: my mom and I were talking to a ..... To a stage
IV lung cancer patient who has been told that if it's been over ...
Let the person with cancer set the tone about what they want to talk about. It
doesn't always ... Helpful Links; For Employers · MyCTCA Patient Portal.
Mar 27, 2015 ... Patients with cancer have special communication needs. Some patients and ...
Help the patient and family talk about feelings and concerns.
Jun 6, 2011 ... Now that we've covered what not to say, let's talk about some winning things to
say to somebody with cancer. These are my preferences after ...
Oct 30, 2013 ... When it comes to clueless cancer comments, patients have heard ... Speak from
the heart when you're talking to someone with cancer, but be ...
Dec 12, 2011 ... As the holidays approach, here's what your friends with cancer need to hear --
and never want you to say.