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How to be a friend to a friend who's sick / Letty Cottin Pogrebin.

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  • 12 of 12 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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  • ISBN: 9781610392839
  • ISBN: 1610392833
  • Physical Description: xiii, 283 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, [2013]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-272) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Who am I and why this book -- Interlude: My Summer of Bliss -- Everything I know I learned in the waiting room -- I can't believe you said that! -- Interlude: My Cancer and My Friends -- How to give good visits -- Interlude: Cancer Girl -- The perfect present -- Interlude: Why I Hated Hospitals and How I Came to Love This One -- Two degrees of separation, one degree of need -- Interlude: Keeping a Friend Company in the Cave -- Sickness and shame -- Interlude: Losing Faith in My Body -- Your money or your health -- Dealing with dementia--relating to people who have it and people taking care of people who have it -- Coming through for a friend at the end of the road -- Interlude: Meditations on My Mortality and the Shadow of Life -- As bad as it gets -- The best of friends--case histories to learn from and live by.
Summary, etc.:
"Inspired by her own experiences, renowned author and journalist Letty Cottin Pogrebin offers new insights and concrete advice on how to relate to, and help, our sick friends"--Dust jacket flap.
Subject: Care of the sick > Psychological aspects.
Helping behavior.
Sick > Psychology.

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