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Anais Nin: The Last Days, a memoir
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,450. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011 by Sky Blue Press. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Anais Nin: The Last Days is a memoir of famed author Anais Nin's last two years of life penned by friend and confidante Barbara Kraft. Nin's stubborn refusal to relinquish her life and the grace with which she died are beautifully and powerfully described in a prose that is sometimes raw, sometimes eloquent, and always poignant. Nin's true character and spirit are unveiled for all to see.
Understanding Hodgkin Lymphoma. A Guide For Patients, Survivors, and Loved Ones Fourth Edition
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Price: Free! Words: 14,620. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
This guide is an educational resource compiled by the Lymphoma Research Foundation (LRF) that provides general information on adult Hodgkin lymphoma. Publication of this information is not intended to take the place of medical care or the advice of a patient’s doctor. Patients are strongly encouraged to talk to their doctors for complete information on their disease.
Coping With Breast Cancer.
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Price: Free! Words: 9,260. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
In the fall of 1994 we were living the good life. We’d just bought our dream house and moved in the previous July and were looking forward to our first holiday season in our new home. Only one thing placed a cloud over our lives. My wife had a mysterious bloody discharge from one breast. She had also lost a considerable amount of weight and I was beginning to become concerned.
Writing for Wellness: A Prescription for Healing
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Price: $14.40 USD. Words: 89,350. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2010 by Idyll Arbor. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Writing for Wellness provides a new and focused writing program for cancer patients, their family members, caregivers, and medical staff. It includes information about the author’s own battle with cancer, Healing Words from more than 60 contributors, and instructions for the reader to write his or her own healing words in the It's Your Turn section.
Meso Warrior
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,850. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2010 by Gerald Hornsby. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
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A woman, ordinary like you and me, gets the news that she has contracted mesothelioma from washing her husband's clothes when he worked in a shipyard. Through her diary entries, she recounts her feelings and those around her terminal disease. But through bravery and determination, and new treatments, she tackles the "nasty" head on, until a meeting with her oncologist reveals shocking results.
"Fighting Back"
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Price: Free! Words: 29,540. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
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This is a story about a courageous woman who is Fighting Back against long odds. On 3/5/11 Rosann Plautz underwent emergency brain surgery. A nonsmoker, she had lung cancer that had already spread to the brain. The operation left her weak and legally blind, 900 miles from home Doctors told her she was going to die. This is a story of how a 110 lb woman with God's help is Fighting Back and winning.
A Bump in the Road - My Ride Through Roswell Park Cancer Institute
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 28,930. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
This book is meant to be used to give newly diagnosed cancer patients some idea of what to exapect during their treatment - and that they can survive cancer.
Surviving Breast Cancer Mistakes and All
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,320. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2010 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
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The biopsy shows a malignant cancer. Six words words that changed Therese's life forever... Gone was her future, her family, her life. How many other women had been blind-sided by this diagnosis? How many had felt this fear burning deep inside them? How many had searched for answers and found none? Beyond Words is a journey from diagnosis through fear, loss, crisis, despair, and at last: survival.
Salvestrols. Nature’s defence against cancer: Linking diet and cancer
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 27,220. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Salvestrols are a new class of natural compounds that have a pharmacological definition rather than a chemical definition. They are defined by the action of the metabolites produced when they are metabolised by the CYP1B1 enzyme in cancer cells.
Cancer - Coping with the Big C
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Price: Free! Words: 400. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Life does not need to stop when you find out you have cancer - in fact it's important that life carries on as normally as possible. I too have had cancer and although not yet out of the woods with six monthly check ups, take each day as it comes.
Seven Days of Hospice: A Memoir
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,340. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Seven Days of Hospice: A Memoir, chronicles the emotional last seven days of life for Elaine, the authors mother, while in hospice care. Through hospice care, the family was able to release Elaine to the great beyond as quietly, painlessly, and lovingly as possible and witness her passing with renewed hope and in a profound and life-changing way.
TWICE: How I Became a Cancer-Slaying Super Man Before I Turned 21
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,960. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
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At 16, when most juniors are worried about getting a car or getting a date, Benjamin Rubenstein got Cancer. Relying on the pop culture icon Superman as his role model, Rubenstein took on a harrowing struggle in order to beat cancer, twice. Like his offbeat and irreverent blog, I've Still Got Both My Nuts, Twice combines the author's unique blend of humor, honesty, and attitude.
Breast Cancer Awareness
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Price: Free! Words: 530. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
(4.88 from 8 reviews)
People with cancer need a lot of support. They need a lot of family to help them out. Volunteer to take them grocery shopping or to just get them out of the house for a while.It helps them when they can get some fresh air.
Cancer is not a Disease
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Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 75,820. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
In Cancer Is Not A Disease, bestselling author and internationally acclaimed health expert, Andreas Moritz, proves the point that cancer is the physical symptom reflecting our body's final attempt to eliminate specific life-destructive causes. He claims that removing such causes sets the precondition for complete healing of our body, mind and emotions.
The Pink Virus
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 17,080. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Dr. Kathleen T. Ruddy, an internationally recognized breast cancer surgeon, tells the story of the Mouse Mammary Tumor Virus, the virus that causes breast cancer in mice and might also cause a large portion of breast cancer in women. Written for the general public it contains a brief summary of the basic principles of biology, and over seventy years of research on the virus.
Healing From Beyond: Can Cancer and Aids Be Cured? A True And Unbelievable Dialogue
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 17,000. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
My belief that these dreaded diseases can be cured is based on a series of events that actually occurred. The fact that these events surfaced over a period of time, and that they were assimilated into the daily lives of my wife and me, is the primary evidence that I have to present to you. I am not presenting this possible cure for these dreaded diseases as fact.An Unbelievable dialogue
21st Century Understanding Cancer Toolkit: Life After Cancer Treatment, Valuable Advice and Support for Patients, Survivors, Families, Parents, Children, Caregivers, Young People, Advanced Cancer
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 192,340. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
This massive compendium, with over 400 pages and eleven chapters, has authoritative information and practical advice from the nation's cancer experts for cancer survivors and their families, with helpful information for cancer patients, caregivers, parents of children with cancer, brothers and sisters of cancer patients, children of survivors, those with advanced or terminal cancer, and more.
21st Century Understanding Cancer Toolkit: Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM), Unconventional Treatments, Herbs, Vitamins, Diets, Naturopathic Medicine, Ayurvedic, Homeopathy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 216,520. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
This e-book presents a thorough review of the subject of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) for cancer. Also known as natural, holistic,, home remedy, Eastern medicine, or integrative medicine, techniques and remedies are offered for cancer outside of standard medical systems. CAM is any medical system, practice, or product that is not thought of as standard care.
Killing Cancer
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Series: Non Fiction, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,940. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
L. J. Martin is a two time cancer survivor: prostate and throat/tongue squamous. Killing Cancer is a layman's and patient's look at preventing, detecting, and killing this dreaded disease. It's a look at alternative treatments and how to help medical science help you rid yourself of this interloper.
Lung Cancer Success Stories Part 1 of 3
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Price: Free! Words: 180. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
The stories of these people must be told and shared so that many others who come after them can learn from their experiences. By documenting these stories, we are not anti-doctors or anti-modern medicine. If you have lung cancer, go and see your doctors first. Evaluate what they have to offer you. Then use your common sense to decide what is right for you. follow what your heart says.