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10 Ways to Fight Cancer: Weapons of Mass Destruction that Could Help You Have Better Health
Pre-release—available October 9, 2016. Price: $19.99 USD. Language: British English. Published by Global Stuff Shop Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
If you or a loved one is suffering from cancer, this book gives you information on how to deal with the symptoms, things to change in your lifestyle habits, and things to consider that might improve your health. Note that nothing in this book should be construed as medical advice.
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.
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.
Life And Death Of A Cancer Cell (Mutant Man)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,380. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the story of the one Cancer cell (Mutant Man) from its birth to its death in the human body. A Cancer cell is therefore an abnormal cell which divides without control. CONTENTS Chapter 1 Story of Mutant Man Chapter 2 Life Cycle of Cancer Cell Chapter 3 Formation of a Cancer Cell Chapter 4 Death of a Cancer Cell Chapter 5 Cancer Screening Chapter 6 Cancer Cell Conclusion
The Last Tour: Love, Laughter, and Tears
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,560. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Last Tour: Love, Laughter, and Tears is the story of retired music manager Ron Eckerman who found love and happiness and then was diagnosed with AML, a fast growing bone marrow cancer. His career included managing bands of the 70's. He survived the Lynyrd Skynyrd plane crash of 1977 and wrote the book "Turn it up! My years with Lynyrd Skynyrd." He lost his battle with cancer in May of 2014.
The Naming Of Cancer
Price: $6.26 USD. Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014 by Neon Books. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
This fourteen-poem volume begins in a hospital, and from there explores the experience of cancer from a multitude of perspectives, from the person struggling to survive the disease to the spouse pacing in the waiting room, the oncologist doubting their own ability to diagnose, and even the cancer cells themselves, mourning their host body even as they destroy it.
Fight Cancer
Price: Free! Words: 4,650. Language: American English. Published: November 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This booklet describes an experimental treatment that serves to enhance antitumor immune response and to improve quality of life: "adapted cold shower." The improvement includes better mood and a reduction of fatigue, nausea, and pain. You can use it in addition to (not instead of) your conventional treatment plan. This approach should improve the chances of survival.
Fresh Ideas for Clinicians Regarding Improvement of Quality of Life of Cancer Patients
Price: Free! Words: 15,380. Language: American English. Published: November 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Neuroscience
A number of studies published in the last five decades suggest that brief cooling of the body can reduce pain and fatigue and improve mood and appetite in healthy subjects and in some groups of patients. Possible physiological mechanisms of these effects are discussed at length in this document.
To Live Each Moment
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,070. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Women’s Issues
A 33-year-old teacher and foster mother created a gift of words for her young children. Her upbeat narrative of treatment for breast cancer shows how laughter and the support of God and people help us live fully in all circumstances. Now, three decades later, Janet reissues this book to encourage the wife of her granddaughter’s basketball coach, just diagnosed with breast cancer, also at 33.
Cancer Journey Handbook for Tavellers, Carers and Friends
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 32,690. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Cancer Journey Handbook for Travellers, Carers & Friends is a handbook that friends, carers or travellers (cancer patients) can use for advice and comfort while going through a cancer journey. It covers emotional & physical side effects of cancer as well as presenting some of the many options available to travellers.