Communicating with your children about metastatic breast cancer can be difficult and complex.  Here are come considerations that may help you figure out the best approach for you and your family:  Consider what your children need and what you need.  Consider your children’s ages and level of understanding.  Consider getting help-you don’t have to do this alone.  A social worker or psychiatrist can help you ( and your spouse) prepare for conversations, questions, and moving forward together.

Source:  NCI  2019