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Cancer and the family

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Published by Wiley in Chichester, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cancer -- Social aspects.,
  • Cancer -- Patients -- Family relationships.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Lea Baider, Cary L. Cooper, Atara Kaplan De-Nour.
    ContributionsBaider, Lea., Cooper, Cary L., Kaplan De-Nour, A., 1932-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC262 .B316 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 414 p. :
    Number of Pages414
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL794897M
    ISBN 100471958905
    LC Control Number95030724

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    Unlike health care providers in oncology who have colleagues to talk with or cancer survivors who often pursue in-person support groups or online cancer communities, family caregivers can feel very isolated. Fortunately, there are now support groups and communities designed specifically for caregivers. Organizations such as CancerCare and LUNGevity not only have online caregiver communities   If a family member has cancer, children often sense that something is wrong. Or they may overhear conversations. They tend to worry more if they feel that important news is being kept from them. As a parent or guardian, you may want to protect your children from distressing news, such as cancer. But avoiding the topic may confuse children. Or it may make them fear a worst-case

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