How to help a friend or loved one suffering from a chronic illness
If someone you love is diagnosed with cancer or a life-threatening disease, you may feel desperate and completely helpless. But it doesn’t have to be that way.
Research has shown us that family and friends can play a huge role in helping patients deal with a chronic illness.
When a person is suffering from a chronic illness, it’s important that they feel truly cared about. What matters most is how people interact with the sick person.
Here are some ways that patients and their families can get the kind of support they want from others:
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