Posts Tagged: support

Bob Riter

When a Friend has Cancer, Just Listen

Posted by & filed under Bob Riter's Cancer Columns.

At the Cancer Resource Center, we try to keep our mouths shut, and to listen without judgment or agenda. Most of us instinctively try to reassure the person with cancer, share our own experiences, or otherwise just talk. When a friend has cancer, just listen.



The Most Useful Page on the Internet

Posted by & filed under Beating the Beast.

List of cancer resources from the American Cancer Society’s website. Type in a zip code or town and state for help finding assistance for a wide variety of issues.



Finding Meaning in Your Cancer Journey

Posted by & filed under Did You Know?.

At first glance, many people who have never had cancer would think this sounded ridiculous. What meaning could there possibly be in a disease that takes so much?



Stepping Up for Neighbors

Posted by & filed under Bob Riter's Cancer Columns.

In today’s column, I’d like to recognize a small group of people who step up to support a neighbor, a community member, or an acquaintance who would otherwise go through cancer alone.