Thursday, December 18, 2008
How to tell kids they are sick.....
View the article at http://www.cnn.com/ under the health topics for information on how to be honest and how children deal with the news when a parent must tell a child they are sick.
The article gives first hand information from parents of a 9 year old who must deal with bone cancer. Her parents, along with resources sited from the National Cancer Institute and The American society of Clinical Oncology stress the importance of honesty and truth telling.
View the article at http://www.cnn.com/2008/HEALTH/12/18/ep.children.bad.diagnosis/index.html
Check it out and let me know what you think. And thanks to a fellow writer for pointing out this valuable resource to me. Check out her blog at http://stress-freeparent.blogspot.com/