What NOT To Say To A Cancer Patient

What NOT To Say To A Cancer Patient

”I’m sorry …” “I know what it feels like …” How do you talk to someone who has cancer? What is okay to say, and what will hurt them? When someone we care about is ill, it can be difficult to know what to say. We might start wondering if...
How to Help A Family with Cancer

How to Help A Family with Cancer

Our entire family was hit by the crisis. But there was only one person who had cancer. Me. There was only one body that was sick. Mine. So everyone needed help from our community — not just me. Actually, it was my family that needed the community’s help most. I had...
How to Make a Cancer Patient Smile

How to Make a Cancer Patient Smile

When I had cancer, I had a crew that helped me through the most difficult and steepest bike ride of my life. We hadn’t trained for it, and yet they knew exactly how and when to take action by cheering me on, giving me a gentle push, letting me draft from behind, and...