Did S/he Really Just Say That?

When our friends and families hear about our cancer, often they try to say something to be “helpful” or “supportive”.  And all too often, in their discomfort, what gets spoken is neither helpful nor supportive.  You know the kinds of advice and comments I’m talking about: …I heard about a woman who… …You just need

Help is as Easy as Listening

One role of every life-partner is to create a caring, respectful relationship with our partner (and all whom we love), encouraging lovers and family to see you as a strong support in their experience, and encouraging them to grow and develop as separate and unique individuals. Helping Attitude There are many ways to show our