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Living with Learning Disabilities, Dying with Cancer: Thirteen Personal Stories

by Irene Tuffrey-Wijne & Sheila Hollins

This book is a powerful and moving account of the experiences of 13 people with learning disabilities who were living with cancer. The author gained a unique understanding of what it is like for individuals...

Helping people to give up smoking can be easy

by Fabio Lugoboni

Why is it so difficult to quit smoking? Often the main obstacle is the fear of failing. The situation is no different for health professionals, especially doctors. They too often stop because of their fear of...

The Road to Overcome Cancer

by Xu Ze, Xu Jie, Bin Wu & Yuan Xuying et al.

This book is the scientific summary of the authors fifty years of experience in tumor surgery and more than twenty years of cancer research results and clinical validation. The book is divided into three sections...

The Diagnosis Is Terminal

by Jim M. Coston Jr.

After receiving the bad news of terminal illness, many told the author the first thought they had was What do we do now? This prompted the production of The Diagnosis is Terminal. It covers the initial notification,...

My Journey with Breast Cancer

by Edie Jean Burnside-Edwards

Edie offers her readers a personal insight of her journey with breast cancer. The authors painful journey with breast cancer is definitely a spiritual journey. Faith and hope kept her living a positive life....

A Random Interruption: Surviving Breast Cancer with Laughter, Vodka, Smoothies and an Attitude

by Suzanne Zaccone

Suzanne Zaccone, one of Americas most influential entrepreneurs, strips naked with a feisty and clear-eyed story of how she loses her breast and fights to get it back. Zaccone writes with an iron grip on the...

Op-Ed on Cancer

by Ann Wax

The traditional approach to cancer is that the patient must view cancer as the enemy and engage in a war to vanquish that enemy. Ann Wax, RN, argues that this approach is incorrect and invariably leads to pain,...

Triumphs of the Human Spirit

by Barry W. Summers

Whether you have cancer or someone you love and care about does, here are 48 powerful stories from cancer survivors who prove that it is what you do with the cancer that matters so much more than what the cancer...

Reduce Your Breast Cancer Risks

by Joyce C. Smolkin

Are you confused by all the messages calculated to increase breast cancer awareness, and improve a womans lifestyle? Well youre not alone. This communication blitz overwhelms many women leaving them uncertain...

Two Women ~ 1 Disease

by 'Cj' Carol Johnson, Beth Pauvlinch & Dr. John Kiluk

When my mother/best friend was diagnosed with stage 3 breast cancer, we thought our lives were over. My mother always insisted that she would NEVER endure the torture her Grandmother who had been diagnosed back...

Summary & Study Guide - The Emperor of All Maladies

by Lee Tang

You will never look at cancer the same.

The must-read summary of "The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer" by Siddhartha Mukherjee.

This book chronicles a fascinating "biography" of cancer—from its...

What You Can Do to Prevent Cancer

by John McKenna

Did you know that one in three people in Ireland will develop cancer during their life?

Or that an average of 30,000 new cases of cancer are diagnosed in Ireland each year? These are frightening statistics, but...

When Death Comes Knocking for Your Patients

by Meina J. Dubetz

As a nurse or palliative caregiver, do you want to take better care of terminally ill patients, their loved ones, and yourself? Would you like to be empowered under difficult circumstances and feel more comfortable...

News from Lake Boobbegone

by Carolyn Redman

Question: Does the world really need another breast cancer memoir?

Answer: Probably not.

But writing is the only way Carolyn Redman knew how to process a heartbreaking breast cancer diagnosis and the year-long...

What is Cancer? Kids Book About Cancer

by Baby Professor

What is the Big C and why is everyone is afraid of it? This educational resource will explain what cancer is and what it is not. The information may not be as comprehensive as doctors would explain it, but it...

The Bone Marrow Transplant - Biology 4th Grade | Children's Biology Books

by Baby Professor

The bone marrow transplant is a complex medical procedure performed by skilled personnel. This educational book will pave the way for your child to possibly become that skilled personnel in the future. It lays...

Textbook of Palliative Care Communicaiton

by Elaine Wittenberg, Betty Ferrell, Joy Goldsmith & Thomas Smith et al.

The Textbook of Palliative Care Communication is the authoritative text on communication in palliative care, providing a compilation of international and interdisciplinary perspectives. This online resource...