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Cancer and Careers | What to Say

www.cancerandcareers.org/en/coworkers/what-to-say

Stay up to date on the issues affecting survivors balancing cancer and work. ... "I don't know what to say or how to say it, but I do want you to know I am here for ...

What You Can Do As a Friend | Cancer and Careers

www.cancerandcareers.org/en/coworkers/What-You-Can-Do-As-a-Friend

Your co-worker and friend was recently diagnosed with cancer, and you want to do ... "And don't say 'I know what you're going through' unless you really do.

What to say (and not say) to a cancer patient - TODAY.com

www.today.com/health/what-say-not-say-cancer-patient-2D80213767

Oct 14, 2014 ... 'I'm here for you': What to say (and not say) to a cancer patient ... Play Easy exercises to do at home - no gym required! Sponsored Content Now ... Don't talk about a friend or loved one's cancer unless given the OK. Cancer is ...

What to say, and not to say, to someone facing cancer

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Oct 13, 2014 ... Or sometimes they simply disappear, unsure what to say or do. ... It's nice to have a friend who has the courage to sit there with you when you ...

What to say to someone with cancer/thoughts on how to be a friend ...

lisabadams.com/2013/04/05/some-thoughts-on-how-to-be-a-friend-to-someone-with-a-serious-illness/

Apr 5, 2013 ... It might help you to be a good friend if you have had cancer, but it's no guarantee. People “docancer differently. While the experience might ...

Say what? 8 things you shouldn't - or should - say to a cancer patient

www.fredhutch.org/en/news/center-news/2013/10/what-not-to-say-to-a-cancer-patient.html

Oct 30, 2013 ... “But for the average friend or more peripheral person, it's up to the ... Still flummoxed about what you should do or say to a loved one with ...

6 Things Not to Say to Someone With Cancer - Caring.com

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As a friend or family member, you'll feel thrilled when treatment is finished, but ... Cancer Etiquette: What to Say, What to Do When Someone You Know or Love ...

Supporting a Friend Who Has Breast Cancer | HealthyWomen

www.healthywomen.org/content/article/supporting-friend-who-has-breast-cancer

Are they beneficial to aid the person who is going through breast cancer ? Well ... through, a diagnosis of breast cancer, I think you understand what I'm trying to say. ... I concluded that they couldn't possibly know what to say to me or do for me .

Actually Awesome Things to Say to a Cancer Patient - The Awl

www.theawl.com/2011/06/actually-awesome-things-to-say-to-a-cancer-patient

Jun 6, 2011 ... You will do the best you can because you're a nice person, and your friend with cancer will be able to tell that you are doing the best you can.

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Supporting a Friend Who Has Cancer | Cancer.Net

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Even though you want to help your friend through this difficult time, it can be hard to know what to say or do. While there are no set rules when it comes to ...

Ways to respond when someone you know has cancer

www.cancer.org

Feb 5, 2015 ... You're not alone if you don't know what to say to someone who has cancer. ... A list of basic do's and don'ts when someone you know has cancer ... not to share stories about family members or friends who have had cancer.

My friend or loved one has cancer… What should I say? What ...

www.simmsmanncenter.ucla.edu

When a friend or family member is diagnosed with cancer, questions ... that everyone with cancer might like to hear and that is, “Oh, it was a mistake, you don 't .... DO NOT believe that having all the “right things to say” is what is most important.

10 Things To Never Say To Someone With Cancer - Prevention

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Apr 24, 2015 ... When a cancer diagnosis touches someone you love, support is key. ... with cancer do not always want to know stories about a friend, relative, ...

10 Tips for Supporting a Friend with Cancer | Memorial Sloan ...

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Oct 13, 2014 ... Three friends When visiting a friend with cancer, one of the most meaningful things you can do is simply listen, say social workers at MSK.