Receiving a mesothelioma diagnosis is one of the most devastating news that anyone can receive. While most adults have the capacity to understand the diagnosis, it is very difficult to explain this situation to small children. Children don’t really understand mesothelioma or understand the dangers of asbestos. They may not know how to properly process the information and control their emotions. Here is how you can explain mesothelioma to kids.
Explaining mesothelioma to your children will no doubt be difficult. It is very difficult to try and explain mesothelioma to young children, however, you will have to be strong and use creative ways to make children understand what has happened to mommy, daddy, grandma or grandpa.
Here are a few suggestions that you can use to help you get a grip on the situation as you go through this difficult process:
There are many other ways to explain mesothelioma to kids. These are just a few to get you started. Browse through this website to get more information on the different forms of mesothelioma, asbestos exposure and other related information. If you have something that you would like to add, please do so below.