What might you experience ?
Big family gatherings and seasonal celebrations can be stressful or tiring at the best of times. But when you or a loved one is going through cancer, the stakes (and stress levels) can feel a lot higher.
The pressure to spend time with family, to have a ‘perfect’ holiday season, or to carry on as if cancer isn’t happening can be difficult to cope with. So we’ve put together some tips and things to think about if you’re dealing with cancer during a special occasion.
This guide includes:
- Food and special meals
- Staying on top of your treatment
- Tiredness and fatigue
- Challenging emotions and thoughts
- Being in hospital