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This edition: Letty Cottin Pogrebin, journalist, author, "How to Be a Friend to a Friend Who's Sick."

Episode Details

Original tape date: May 10, 2013.

First aired: May 27, 2013.

Letty Cottin Pogrebin tried very hard to keep her cancer diagnosis as private as possible, wanting to avoid what she felt were those annoying remarks and responses that make us feel worse. People may mean well but too often, they can "push the wrong button." Letty Cottin Pogrebin and Sheryl McCarthy talk about our guest's book "How to be a Friend to a Friend Who's Sick.”

Guest List

Sheryl McCarthy Newsday

Letty Cottin Pogrebin Author, Journalist, Activist