Yes, it is difficult enough to discuss a cancer diagnosis with others. However, when it comes to speaking with your child it can be quite a different task. Dr. Oliver Bogler is a Senior Vice President of Academic Affairs of MD Anderson and he is also a cancer biologist and a breast cancer patient. One can imagine how he may be able to master the art of communicating with others. However, when it comes to a cancer diagnosis and having young children, the ease of communication may be a challenge. Listen as Dr. Bogler shares an approach in having that conversation with your child. Do you know someone who may be hesitant in discussing their cancer diagnosis with their child? Please share, who knows - this may be helpful to someone.
While each journey is unique, we all share a common theme - cancer changes our lives forever.