A cancer diagnosis is overwhelming for the entire family. Young children may feel scared and confused. Opening up dialogue about what to expect and some of the challenges that must be faced will help alleviate some fears that children may experience.
About the Author
Jennifer Bracci has been a registered nurse since 1999. After becoming a parent herself, she realized the true importance of family-centered care. She hopes to ease the anxiety that young children feel when their sibling is hospitalized or sick.