Mail Online

Talking About Cancer – What not to say: A recent article from the Daily Mail

Six women diagnosed with breast cancer were interviewed by a Psychology lecturer – Fiona Holland to find out what not to say to people with cancer.

Talking About Cancer

A brief summary of what not to say to people with cancer (from the Daily Mail) is below

  • Don’t tell them what to do, that you know of a good/better treatment and don’t turn into their doctor
  • Don’t get so upset that can’t be supportive
  • Don’t assume that they need help to do things
  • Don’t offer statistics that you have found on the web about their cancer
  • Don’t assume their whole life will change
  • Don’t assume that when they go back to work everything is back to how it was

To see the full article please go to http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-4200378/What-NOT-say-cancer.html

Other articles about what to say and what not to say to cancer patients

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Therapy safe

Safe for all ages, stages & treatments

Easy 30 days returns

30 days money back guarantee

Worldwide shipping

On all orders

100% Secure Checkout

PayPal / MasterCard / Visa