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How Do I Help Someone With Cancer?

I can remember a lot of people asking me "what can I do to help?". I never knew what to tell them. I was almost too overwhelmed to know what I needed. I have asked this question of other survivors in order to give people some ideas on what they can do to help.
Spread Awareness of Palliative Care in Honor of my Dad, Odee Lenderink
www.bittergravity.com/samantha
offer me new info I am not ready to accept there isn't anything else that can be done
listen and give advice
pray for God's will for me
Get me out of the house once in a while. But understand I have bad days and can't always make it out.
Visit and treat him like Himself he is the same person he was before cancer....
Send me prayers.
LISTEN; BUT MAKE SURE THEY SEE THEIR MD ROUTINELY
Listen and relate
Try & answer any questions that I may have, that they may have already experienced. PRAY FOR ME & MY FAMILY
DONATE!
Be vocal about cancer awareness.
listen to me
Pray for me to live a long time, with minimal suffering for my family.
she already dose to much. I just want to say thank you, i love so much!!! u and ur family has been so greatest to me and wanted to tell all, THANK U AND UR FAMILY.
Good thoughts and prayers and any general pointers from native New Yorkers
pray for and encourage with laughter
Love everyone around you as much as you can, as if there is no tomorrow.
Pray for me and be there for me when I want to vent
keep open ears,minds,and hearts
Listen and share your insights - I'm learning as I go...
keep me going
Listen when I need it - never tell me "I know everything will be OK"
pray for my dad and husband
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