How to Support a Cancer Patient During Chemotherapy | Reader’s Digest


Your loved one is getting treated for cancer. Now what? Support the survivor through treatment and recovery with these guidelines.

Source: How to Support a Cancer Patient During Chemotherapy | Reader’s Digest

Summary: Please follow the link to read the full article. -keith  —-> —–>

If your loved one says he or she is feeling too under the weather to see you, respect that.

  1. Don’t avoid the elephant in the room
  2. Never force the conversation
  3. Keep things normal
  4. Leave questions open-ended
  5. Share a laugh
  6. Offer to run errands
  7. Go for a walk together
  8. Bring a meal
  9. Stay away if you’re sick
  10. Don’t visit right after getting vaccinated
  11. Keep long-distance ties strong

 

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