What do you say to someone who is fighting breast cancer?

What do you say to someone who is fighting breast cancer?

If you’re struggling to find the right words, here are 12 kind things to say to someone with cancer:

  • “I’m here for you.”
  • “You are in my thoughts and prayers.”
  • “This stinks.”
  • “Let me help you with…”
  • Tell a Joke.
  • “You are not alone.”
  • “Any time you need to talk, I’ll listen.”
  • “What day works for a visit?”

What do I write in a card for breast cancer?

Here’s to you—I hope that you get steadier, stronger, and better every day. 22. Just wanted to write you a note to wish you love and strength during this difficult time.

What do you write in a get well card for breast cancer?

1. This must be a really tough time for you, but I wanted to let you know that I’m so impressed by your courage and endurance. 2. You are so determined to beat this cancer, and I’m so proud of you.

How can we honor breast cancer?

Beyond Pink – More Ways to Promote Breast Cancer Awareness

  1. Spread the news: mammograms save lives.
  2. Raise awareness about risk factors.
  3. Share survivor stories.
  4. Become an ambassador.
  5. Take part in national, regional and local fundraising events.
  6. Raise awareness of helpful resources, care services and support groups.

What to say to a friend who has cancer?

Here are some ideas:

  • “I’m not sure what to say, but I want you to know I care”.
  • “I’m sorry to hear that you are going through this”.
  • “How are you doing?”
  • “If you would like to talk about it, I’m here”.
  • “Please let me know how I can help”.
  • “I’ll keep you in my thoughts”.

What should I write in an encouragement card?

Simple Thinking-of-You Encouragement

  1. “You’re never far from my thoughts.”
  2. “Know how often I think of you?
  3. “You’re on my mind and in my heart.”
  4. “Keeping you close in my thoughts.”
  5. “Lifting you up in prayer and hoping you have a better day today.”
  6. “I can’t wait to catch up with you soon.”

How to support someone fighting breast cancer?

– Don’t be afraid to ask for help. You may feel awkward about asking friends or family for help. – Build a team. Don’t lean too much on one person. – Bring a partner to appointments. – Figure out what you need and ask for it. – Talk to your children. – Appoint a surrogate.

Why is breast cancer considered life threatening?

– Carcinoma in situ. – Stage 1a Malignant Melanoma (melanoma less than or equal to 1.0 mm in thickness, not ulcerated and without Clark level IV or level V Invasion). – any non-melanoma skin cancer that has not metastisized. – Stage A (T1A or T1B) Prostate Cancer

Why does breast cancer get more attention than other cancers?

Breast cancer has had a wider “push” for awareness, which is why it seems to be more important, but other cancers can be worse, because of higher mortality rates or fewer options for treatment or no reliable tests for early detection or any other reason.

What everyone should know about breast cancer?

Hear from Doctors and Patients

  • Types of Breast Cancer. One in eight women will develop breast cancer in her lifetime,according to the National Cancer Institute (NCI).
  • Advances in treatment. Data from the NCI show consistent declines in both new cases and deaths from breast cancer since 1990.