Books tagged: breast cancer

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The Pink Virus
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 17,080. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2009. Categories: 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.
Recipe For Lemonade
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,780. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
"When life hands you lemons, make lemonade." Tolerating unexpected disappointments is par for the course in tough times, but how does one begin the process of true alchemy, of turning bitter into sweet? In this short guide to making the best of things when they're at their worst, breast cancer survivor April Capil shares her insights and strategies for making it through misfortune.
A Rhythm Of My Choosing
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 26,410. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
A journal of personal reflections during a year with breast cancer Part of the reason behind my wanting this story read, is as a salute to those who saw me through it; who loved me through it. Another is to demonstrate how we all need to question everything and not blindly accept what we are told, and what is being done to us. And finally, it is about surviving the best way we can
Dangerous Journey
Price: Free! Words: 17,850. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2010 by Aichje Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
(4.00)
Do you have breast cancer, do you know someone who does, or do you wonder how you might deal with it? The author reflects on how it affected her at various stages of diagnosis, treatment, and recovery. She also reflects on the reactions of friends and family members, including the effects on her marriage. 'Dangerous Journey' is intended to offer insights, support, courage and inspiration.
Breast Cancer: Questions, Answers & Self-Help Techniques
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,130. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Having breast cancer can be devastating for the woman affected - and for her family and love ones. Many women diagnosed feel devastated, confused, and very alone. Today, approximately 1 in almost every 8 women (13.4%) will develop breast cancer in her lifetime. “Breast Cancer: Questions, Answers & Self-Help Techniques,” brings together comprehensive information about breast cancer.
The Cure
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,300. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The Cure is a medical thriller based upon a true story that exposed the largest clinical trial fraud in North American history. Two clinical trial examiners performing a routine investigation find themselves embroiled in a series of murders linked to the cover-up of a miracle cure for breast cancer. The Cure weaves the history of breast cancer drug research into an international action thriller.
Surviving Breast Cancer Mistakes and All
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,320. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2010 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
(5.00)
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.
With Friends Like These
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,790. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2010 by Camden Park Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Five girlfriends believe they know everything about each other -- but one of them carries too many secrets -- secrets that tear at her heart and eat at her friendships. Secrets she will kill to protect. (a "Hit Lady for Hire" novelette by Lauryn Christopher)
Healing through Humor: Change Your Focus, Change Your Life!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,430. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
What's funny about a brain injury or breast cancer? You'll be surprised. These true-life stories show the "funny side" of some not-so-funny challenges and demonstrate the upside to the struggles with illness and injury and the triumphs in overcoming them. Journey the path to self-empowerment and survival, even in the face of seemingly impossible circumstances, with a good laugh along the way.
Seven Days of Hospice: A Memoir
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,340. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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.