If one of your friends has cancer, you may be wondering the best way to support
him or her. Even though you want to help, it can be hard to know what to say or
do. ... cancer and those who care for and about them to help patients and families
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 ... We recently asked the cancer patients, survivors and caregivers in our Facebook
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It is difficult to say what is impossible, ... Cancer changes your life, often for the
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Sep 8, 2016 ... "It's important to know there are also commonalities among cancer patients, even
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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, ...
It's hard to know what to say to someone with cancer. After doctors diagnosed her
daughter with cancer, Sky Khan compiled an insightful list to help others.