You may feel awkward and not know what to say to a friend or family member with cancer.

I once had said to me, years later “Sorry I didn’t contact you, I don’t do cancer very well!” What the!!!, they’re not doing cancer, I was!

Listening is the most meaningful and helpful thing you can do. If you’re not sure how to start the conversation. It’s okay to say, ‘It’s difficult. I don’t know what to say.’”

That way you acknowledge the situation rather than pretend it’s not happening.

#listen #communicate #acknowledge #conversation #cancer #kitforcancer #TheKitFoundation

 

Betty Whitehurst

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