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Losing the Girls - My Journey Through Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy and Beyond by Shirley Alarie
Series: Breast Cancer, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,390. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Delve into the breast cancer journey and beyond in Losing the Girls, a unique memoir differentiated by the author’s cutting-edge nipple-sparing mastectomy (NSM)―a little-known breast cancer surgery technique that leaves the breast completely whole. Shirley Alarie shares her story to boost awareness of this specialized procedure so women facing mastectomies will know all of their options.
My Nights with Leukemia: Caring for Children with Cancer by Michael W. Perry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,140. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
This is a moving and realistic look at what it was like to care for children with cancer, particularly leukemia, on night shift in the Hematology-Oncology unit at one of the nation’s top children’s hospitals.
Cupping | الحجامة by Mohammad Amin Sheikho
Price: Free! Words: 50,420. Language: Arabic. Published: May 6, 2013 by amin-sheikho.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
The Marvelous Medicine that Cured Heart Disease, Paralysis, Hemophilia, Migraine, Sterility and Cancer - A Prophetic Medical Science in its New Perspective. | الدواء العجيب الذي شفى من مرض القلب القاتل والشلل والسرطان- الحجامة علم نبوي طبي في منظوره الجديد.
Fighting Back & Winning by Jim Plautz
Price: Free! Words: 52,170. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration(5.00 from 1 review)
The sequel to "Fighting Back" which covers the first 58 days of Rosann's fight againt tremendous odds. Givem 2-4 months to live in March, 2011, Rosann continues her fight against non-smoker's lung cancer, brain tumors and emergency brain surgery that made her legally blind.This book carries her fight to it's conclusion. Did she win? You decide, but be prepared for a surprise ending.
Eight Billion Steps: My Impossible Quest For Cancer Comedy by Jeffrey Penn May
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,300. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
"Eight Billion Steps: My Impossible Quest For Cancer Comedy" is about (as may seem obvious) finding humor in cancer. After Jeff was diagnosed with an extremely large and rare salivary gland tumor on the back of his tongue, throat and jaw, he and his wife began their fun-filled search for treatment.
The Long Walk: From Lymphoma To Survivor – A Journal by William Potter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,110. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Bill Potter is a steely-eyed killer. At least he thinks he is. But when a disease, which normally strikes small children in sub-Saharan Africa, stops the retired Army Infantryman in his combat boots, he discovers what bravery, love, and fighting are really all about. The Long Walk is the devastatingly honest and sarcastic journey of a self-confessed manly man through the hell of Lymphoma.
Accepting the Unacceptable Alone by JoAnn Flanery
Series: Accepting the Unacceptable, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,010. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
The day after his thirty-ninth birthday JoAnn Flanery’s husband had a massive heart attack and died in her arms. While trying to adjust to a new life alone and facing the unique challenges of raising a disabled daughter by herself, she moved across the country to get the special help needed for her child while fighting breast cancer herself. Tears blend with laughter in this inspirational story.
When Cancer is God's Call by Nathan V. Logan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 188,650. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
The book is about a charming mother and an affectionate spouse who battled and fought Breast Cancer for almost seven years. In the end her struggles came to nothing as the demon of the disease overpowered her. Read about her passion to live at the best of times and the pain that gripped her at the worst of times. The book has everything for the ardent reader.
Answer The Call: What to do when Spirit arrives to transform your life. by David Alan Brown
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,270. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer(5.00 from 1 review)
This book is about things that happen in life and force us to consider if we believe what we say we believe. More importantly, it asks us to be honest about how we put those things into action instead of just reading, writing or teaching about them. It’s about making spiritual living real in an awkward, and sometimes downright difficult, life.
Chasing Aloha - A Skeptic's Hopeful Journey Through Cancer and the Great Recession by Jane Savary
Price: Free! Words: 62,790. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As an environmentalist committed to organic living, Jane Savary never thought she’d get cancer. Unable to support her family after diagnosed with ovarian cancer, Jane is thrust into emotional and financial upheaval, contemplating the causes of her cancer and her family’s future as her recovery collides with the Great Recession.
Meso Warrior by Mavis Nye
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,850. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2010 by Gerald Hornsby. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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.