A year after having a stroke, New Jersey homemaker Florence Tweel, 55, was diagnosed with breast cancer.Her first concern was her children, who were 12 and 15. "I needed all of my strength to Author: Anne Krueger. Watch the Cancer.Net video: Talking with Someone Who Has Cancer, with Dr. Lidia Schapira, adapted from this content.If one of your friends has cancer, you may be wondering the best way to support him or her. Even though you want to help, it can be hard to know what to say or do.
My friend has stage 4 breast cancer. It has spread to her brain. I can see her treatment is more aggressive than those in the past. It has been very difficult to see her go thru it. The affects she has now is confusion, memory loss, feeling out of control. I don't know how to deal with my friend that can't remember my name or the conversation. Sep 27, 2016 · I will never forget running into a friend as I dropped off a child at school shortly after being diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer. It had been less than a month. I was just starting to tell people about the diagnosis. This woman had not only been kind to me in the past, but had been exceptionally kind to my children.
My best friend, Seana, got sideswiped last month. After years of anticipating shed get breast cancer (shes got a very strong family history and the BRAC1 mutation), she received an unexpected diagnosis of stage 3 ovarian cancer.Author: Guest Writer.