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21st Century Understanding Cancer Toolkit: Radiation Therapy and Treatment, Side Effect Management, External, Internal, IMRT, Brachytherapy - Information for Patients, Families, Caregivers
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 75,290. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Authoritative information, tips, and practical advice from the nation's cancer experts about radiation treatment, providing coverage of all aspects of this vital form of cancer therapy, with emphasis on the practical management of side effects. Starting with the basics, and advancing to detailed patient-oriented information, this comprehensive compilation gives patients the information they need.
The Dangers of Medical Radiation
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,660. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011 by DLite Press. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
It is one of the ironies of medicine that radiation, as in x-rays, CT scans, radiation therapy and nuclear medicine can cause cancer yet can be used to detect and treat cancer. Perhaps because of this irony, most of us know very little about radiation dangers. Often we simply trust our doctors and caregivers to do what is right. In the majority of cases, this mutual trust system works well.
Recalled Oncology Board Review Questions - With Answers - 96% Pass Rate - Volume 2
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Price: $79.99 USD. Words: 56,790. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Ace the oncology boards with our most up-to-date, comprehensive self-paced review books!
21st Century Adult Cancer Sourcebook: Hypopharyngeal Cancer - Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 141,120. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Starting with the basics, and advancing to detailed patient-oriented and physician-quality information, this comprehensive in-depth compilation gives empowered patients, families, caregivers, nurses, and physicians the knowledge they need to understand the diagnosis and treatment of hypopharyngeal cancer.
Making Lemonade With Ben: The Audacity to Cope
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,210. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Seven-year-old Ben is found in a coma, suffers myriad disabilities and, later, mental health issues. Yet, love wins. Narrated with irrepressible humor by the quirky mom, this award- winning tale culminates with Ben’s victorious invitation to Washington D.C., to represent Madison Children’s Museum at a national award ceremony.
Surviving Prostate Cancer: A survivor's mostly funny diary
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,370. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Sexual health
Surviving Prostate Cancer: A survivor’s mostly funny diary… is a humorous yet in-depth, no-nonsense account of the near-year the author, Gordon Burgett, spent experiencing successful treatment for prostate cancer. A quick summary of its contents would be “Discovery, The Shots, The TURP, Radiation, Incontinence, No Flow, Another Cut, and Victory.” If you ever wondered what it's like.
Cancer For The Rest Of Us - A Necessarily Flawed Guide For Epidemic Times
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Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 481,010. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
This book takes a clear-eyed, un-pc look at the commercial, experiential and social aspects of cancer while framing alternative treatments in a refreshingly legitimate light. It contrasts oncology’s inherent flaws with a practical, whole-body healing philosophy well suited for our epidemic’s environmental and economic setting, and catalogs dozens of effective treatment strategies we can use now.
A Test of Times
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 21,200. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014 by Knowledge eBooks USA. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
A Test of Times, written by Antoinette Ratliff, is a personal and intimate story of despair, defeat, and demise; yet success and victory triumphs as Antoinette is taken from near-death to thriving! Learn how she was able to successfully overcome slander, a rocky marriage, death, and even cancer.