Even though you want to help, it can be hard to know what to say or do. ... with
cancer and those who care for and about them to help patients and families make
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 ...
Jul 16, 2015 ... It can be hard to find the right words when a friend or loved one receives a cancer
diagnosis. Read what MD Anderson's Facebook community ...
Feb 5, 2015 ... You're not alone if you don't know what to say to someone who has ... our
document called After Diagnosis: A Guide for Patients and Families.
Apr 24, 2015 ... Here are a list of things to never say to someone fighting cancer. ... "The friend
may mean to be helpful, but may make the patient unnecessarily ...
It's hard to know what to say to someone with cancer. After doctors diagnosed her
daughter with cancer, Sky Khan compiled an ... Help for cancer patients.
Inspirational, uplifting, hopeful and funny quotes, sayings and thoughts for cancer
patients, cancer survivors from the ... What we would say to cancer if we could.
Nov 28, 2016 ... Some who don't know what to say simply avoid the cancer patient altogether, an
act that can be more painful than if they said or did the wrong ...
Margaret Backman, PhD, a New York City psychologist who treats patients with
emotional issues associated with cancer; Michael Feuerstein, PhD, MPH, ...
Oct 14, 2014 ... For someone diagnosed with cancer, certain words can be comforting or hurtful.
Dr. Dale Atkins and cancer survivors shared advice on talking ...