Books tagged: mastectomy and breast cancer

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Stand By Her: A Breast Cancer Guide For Loved Ones
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 80,890. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer. One in three of us will have a wife, partner, mother, daughter, or sister with breast cancer. Stand By Her: A Breast Cancer Guide For Loved Ones is a step by step guide to help her through breast cancer, offering comprehensive strategies and support to caregivers of breast cancer patients before, during, and after her treatment.
A Different Kind of Beautiful
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,300. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A big-breasted, big-haired former southern beauty queen is diagnosed with breast cancer just as she is reconnecting with her ex-husband.
Losing the Girls - My Journey Through Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy and Beyond
Series: Breast Cancer, Book 1 · Lemons to Lemonade. Price: Free! 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.
You Can Get Through This! How to Stay Positive When You're Coping with Breast Cancer
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,190. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
If you have breast cancer, you’ve probably heard that ‘staying positive is the most important thing’. I found this idea very depressing until, over time, I learned that staying positive doesn’t mean pretending you’re not sad or scared but being kind to yourself, accepting your feelings and finding ways to feel better. The strategies in this book helped me to cope. I hope they will help you too.
Cancer Time Bomb: How the BRCA Gene Stole My Tits and Eggs
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,600. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Family health
After finding out she tested positive for the BRCA genetic mutation, Cancer Time Bomb is Joelle Burnette’s non-fiction narrative about her prophylactic journey to becoming a “previvor” and free from breast and ovarian cancers. This powerful story follows Joelle’s 3-year odyssey revealed in raw honesty as she justifies slicing away healthy parts of her body that have high odds of producing cancer.
Mammograms, Mastectomies, and Mom's Apple Pie: My Recipe for Handling Breast Cancer and Returning to a Healthy Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,950. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
An engaging and educational how-to book for breast cancer survival through first-hand stories, humorous observations, and hands-on health care tips and tools. Author Vickie Jenkins blends her talent as a writer and journalist, improv comedy performer, and cancer survivor to serve up her personal recipe for surviving a health crisis. Filled with inspiration and helpful info that's easy to digest.
The Cancer Dancer - Healing: One Step at a Time
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,240. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
When Emmy Award winner, author, and photographer Patricia San Pedro was diagnosed with breast cancer, she made a decision. "I am going to use my healing journey to help others going through this or any other difficult challenge in their life and I’m going to dance through it."
21st Century Adult Cancer Sourcebook: Male Breast Cancer - Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 231,300. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Authoritative information and practical advice from the nation's cancer experts about male breast cancer includes official medical data on signs, symptoms, treatment options, surgery, radiation, drugs, chemotherapy, staging, biology, prognosis, and survival, with a complete glossary of technical medical terms and current references.
Making the Breast of It
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 31,760. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
“I wanted this book to tell breast cancer survivor readers that they are not alone in their battle and that the fear of intimacy after breast cancer is real”, says Lea Yekutiel, author of Making the Breast of It: Overcoming Fear of Intimacy After Mastectomy. “And I wanted to make it clear that the fear can be conquered by recognizing that the physical body is only one aspect of life.
Accepting With Grace
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 25,530. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
What would you do if you had a potential 80% chance of getting breast cancer? Sharon Tregoning decided to take control with a radical fight-back plan, a double mastectomy and breast reconstruction using her own tummy tissue. This is her very candid story of that agonising decision, and her year-long road to recovery, in rebuilding her body, and reclaiming hope for a cancer-free future.
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