You will probably find that the people react to your cancer diagnosis in different ways.
It can be very difficult to talk with people when they react in ways that you don’t understand. You may feel hurt and confused by their reactions.
The following suggestions might help you deal with different reactions.
In some cases, you may have to accept that someone cannot deal with cancer. While this can be upsetting, it’s important to know that you haven’t done anything wrong. They are staying away because they can’t accept or deal with your cancer diagnosis.