Knowing what to say to someone who has cancer can elude even the most caring and compassionate person. When faced with news of a loved one’s cancer diagnosis, it’s important to push past our own feelings of shock and sadness and focus on the one facing a tough battle. This CareNote offers ways for readers to quell their own immediate anxieties and step forward to be full partners to those beginning this challenging journey. Sections include: We care!, Cancer is not something you must face alone, and Hope is healing and realistic.
By Patti Normile
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