Breast Cancer and Friendship – Episode 9

Posted by victoria on 21 March 2022

When you’re diagnosed with breast cancer, your friends will play a big part in how you deal with the treatment and emotions that follow. It could be a voice at the end of a phone in the middle of the night or a ready-made meal hand-delivered to your door, but the strength and support of your mates will mean a lot. But of course, some friends don’t know what to say and go quiet.

In this episode, Victoria speaks to women -and their friends -as they share stories of how their lives changed- but their friends’ love didn’t. They also talk about the friends who couldn’t cope.


Claire diagnosed in 2016
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