Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer

The Boring Patient
You set the price! Words: 35,680. Language: American English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is not about cancer. It is about how David Lankes, professor and father, responded to being diagnosed, living with, and being treated for cancer. That is an important distinction because cancer is not funny. Cancer sucks. Cancer does not teach, cancer does not preach, cancer does not comfort, or inspire, or inform. Cancer kills. How one responds to cancer? That is completely different.
Romping with the Big C
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 28,410. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family health
Romping With the “Big C” is an inspiring story, of my brother Lawrence’s two bouts of stage 4 cancer; the second of which placed him in a wheelchair as a paraplegic. The first diagnosis was July 4th, 1995. It was non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Almost seven years later on Father’s Day weekend, this stage 4 cancer came back with a vengeance. 50% of Author's Proceeds will be Donated to Cancer Research
Loving Yourself Through Cancer: A Journey of Hope and Inspiration
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,110. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies
This book is the story of Carol Rosebrough's journey, lessons learned and the tools she used to help herself heal and remain positive throughout the process. Loving Yourself Through Cancer, written as she was going through chemotherapy, provides hope and inspiration that success and healing can be achieved at any age.
Cancer’s Cause, Cancer’s Cure: The Truth About Cancer, Its Causes, Cures, and Prevention (The Scientific Discoveries of Mirko Beljanski, Ph.D)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,540. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015 by George Gluchowski. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
“In his new book, Cancer's Cause Cancer's Cure, Dr. Morton Walker reports on exciting new discoveries about cancer, uncovered by Dr. Mirko Beljanski, microbiologist at the Pasteur Institute. A respected medical journalist, Dr. Walker relates the saga of Dr. Beljanski's life's work and his discovery of powerful botanical agents that kill cancer cells.
I Have Colorectal Cancer: What Now?
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,430. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
See what happens to a Stage III colorectal cancer patient when she embarks on the most serious journey of her life: the medical battle to rid herself of this deadly disease. The author records her journey in dated entries with all the details that are normally left out of survivor stories. Learn about treatments, side effects and resources available to colorectal cancer patients and loved ones.
Semi-Colon: A Writer's Cheeky Journey Through Colorectal Cancer
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 26,240. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015 by Wintertickle Press. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
This unique, funny and uplifting collection of emails, newspaper articles and quotes shares Canadian actor, comedian and writer, Neil Crone's journey through colorectal cancer. This is a must-have for anyone going through cancer treatment, anyone who knows someone going through treatment, or anyone who just wants an insightful read about life.
Two Mothers, One Prayer: Facing your Child's Cancer with Hope, Strength and Courage
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 56,180. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
TWO MOTHERS ONE PRAYER brings us into the touching world of Childhood cancer. Told from the perspective of two caring mothers who share their intimate conversations as they care for their young daughters. Sharing what it takes to cope during such difficult times. You will be inspired and amazed by their strength and love.
A Boy In A Bed: A Diary About Paediatric Cancer
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,440. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
I want to tell Otto’s story and the story of brain cancer in a child, because there are not enough survivors to tell their own tale. They have many side effects caused by the treatment that stay with them throughout their (most often, sadly, very short) lives. The treatment is bad in every way and no real progress has been made in the last 50 years. Our children deserve better.
Renee in Cancerland
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,940. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015 by Bullitt Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
My name is Renee. I was 30 years old when I was first diagnosed with breast cancer. Throughout countless chemos, three brain surgeries, and everything else that life threw at me, I wrote about my journey in Cancerland. This book was written from a place of experience with wit and hope that is infectious to all who read. You can’t walk away from this book unchanged. I know I didn't.
Wednesdays At The Fluff 'n' Fold: A Caregiver's Oasis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,540. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
So many lives are touched by cancer. Nearly everyone experiencing the journey called cancer has a partner, spouse, or loved one there beside them experiencing the journey in their own unique way. Yet, the caregiver's stories are not often told. They need to be told. Here is one caregiver's touching and dramatic story of embracing life amidst disease.
Hiking Cancer
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,170. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
After starting our goal to hike the Pacific Crest Trail, cancer surprised us. Between surgeries, chemotherapy, radiation, and side effects, we found our focus and continued to hike mountains. An inspiration and resource guide for cancer patients, loved ones, and hikers, it is my personal journal, hiking blog entries and essays on cancer. Every survivor story is different. Here is mine.
My Cancer Has Many Faces
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,900. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
As a busy single mother, leasehold manager, and law student, Alero Dabor at first thought the exhaustion that plagued her through the summer of 2006 needed no further explanation. But a chance examination lead to a diagnosis of breast cancer. Through journal entries, Alero explores the many faces of her cancer from the initial shock at her diagnosis until she takes command of her treatment.
An ABC of Prostate Cancer in 2015
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,210. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
An ABC of Prostate Cancer in 2015 provides full details of the latest diagnostic tests. It contains detailed information on 10 different proven treatments, some of which your doctor might not have informed you about. It lists over 100 questions that the patient should ask their doctors. Parts 1 and 3 cover the author's "Journey over 4 Continents to find the Best Cure" for his prostate cancer.
Understanding CLL/SLL Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia and Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma; A Guide for Patients Survivors and Loved Ones
Price: Free! Words: 21,780. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Understanding CLL/SLL Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia and Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma
Rollercoaster: How a Man Can Survive His Partner’s Breast Cancer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 47,480. Language: American English. Published: November 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Rollercoaster ” is a comprehensive memoir-chronicle and guide to up-to-the-minute scientific research, meds and where to get help. It shows how Nancy Fox and her husband Woody Weingarten coped with breast cancer, its treatments and its aftermath — and how you can as well.
Whatever Happened to Patient 2410
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 105,770. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by Published by Westview, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
At age 15, Minda Lazarov became Patient 2410 at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital when diagnosed with Hodgkin's - a disease of the lymph nodes. The "C word" was never spoken that day in 1970. The fact that Minda survived into her 50's is remarkable in itself, but what makes her story so compelling is the intelligence of her writing, the humor of her humanity, and the resilience of her spirit.
The Booby Blog: A Cancer Chronicle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,460. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Based on the blog and personal journal Hollis Walker wrote during her journey through breast cancer, The Booby Blog: A Cancer Chronicle is an honest, sometimes painful, and surprisingly funny story of what facing breast cancer is really like. The Booby Blog: A Cancer Chronicle offers inspiration and hope to those facing life-threatening illness and the people who care about them.
The Art Of Eating Without A Stomach: How To Thrive After Gastrectomy For Stomach Cancer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,280. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Health & healing / cancer
The Art Of Eating Without A Stomach by Dr Peter Thatcher, consultant physician and gastroenterologist provides specialist diet information for anyone who has had their stomach removed because of cancer. It shows you the foods to eat, how much and how often, recipes to try, complications, ways to develop your own special diet plan and much more.
Variety Box Set - 3 Non-Fiction Books
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,700. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
This Box Set contains my three non-fiction books: The Way It Was - my parents’ autobiography, outlining what life was like in the nineteen twenties and thirties. My Health, My Way - my journey from stage four Cancer in 1997 to good health. Huna: Your Power Tool For The Twenty-First Century - About the ancient Hawaiian Kahunas and their ‘magic’.
Coconut Head's Cancer Survival Guide - My Journey from Diagnosis to "I Do"
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,830. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Holly Bertone was diagnosed with breast cancer on her 39th birthday, and was engaged two days later. In 48 hours, those eight magic words, "You have breast cancer," and "Will you marry me?" converged to change her life forever. Follow Holly's year-long journey from diagnosis and engagement to being sick and bald on her wedding day.