• How To Support Someone Undergoing Breast Cancer Treatment

    12 days ago - By Momtastic

    “Let me know what I can do to help.”
    “Just call me for whatever you need, any time of day.”
    “Here, I made you a lasagne .”
    If someone you care about has ever experienced a crisis, chances are you've uttered some version of these sentences. When I was a young mother of four undergoing a grueling regimen of breast cancer treatment thirteen years ago, I heard plenty of well-meaning comments that weren't nearly as helpful as they were intended to be.
    Having a double mastectomy, eight rounds of chemo followed by an oophorectomy while tending to the needs of four young kids was both difficult...
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