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A diagnosis of cancer brings with it a whole range of emotions, including feelings of shock, fear, anxiety and sadness. Everyone will have their own way of managing their feelings. This information is about some of the feelings that you may experience and ways of coping that others have found helpful.
Being bereaved, even when the death is expected, can leave you feeling shocked, numb and overwhelmed by many arising feelings. This information is about the many different responses to bereavement and suggests some ways to approach this difficult experience.