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After a Mastectomy - Choosing Which Clothes to Wear

Type: 
Book
Description: 

A practical 10 page pdf file booklet with sketches to help women figure out which armhole and neckline styles to avoid/wear while living with a mastectomy. Instructions are also included showing how to make a bra pad and how to make a pocket lining in a bra.

Source: 
Sold at www.afteramastectomy.com
Author/Speaker/Performer: 
Technical Writing & Instructional Design Services
Publish date: 
2005

Conventional Cancer Cures, What's the Alternative?

Type: 
Book
Description: 

A comprehensive guide to Cancer Therapies from around the world. A compilation written by experts with open minds. The quality, ideas and frustration with the limitations of orthodox medicine all shine through.

Contact information: 
BH31 6HB intohealth@tiscali.co.uk

Essential Exercises for Breast Cancer Survivors

Type: 
Book
Description: 

A comprehensive guide to recovery for breast cancer survivors through exercise. Easy to understand self-assessment and four levels from stretching and range of motion following surgery to strength training and aerobic exercise. Great resource! It's like having your own personal trainer.

Source: 
Harvard Common Press
Author/Speaker/Performer: 
Andrea Leonard and Amy HAlverstadt
Publish date: 
2000
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With Every Breath A Lung Cancers Guidebook

Type: 
Book
Description: 

wonderful book I found on line about lung cancer. Lots of very helpful informations.

Author/Speaker/Performer: 
by Tina M. St. John, MD.

Thyroid Solution: A Revolutionary Mind-Body Program That Will Help You

Type: 
Book
Description: 

Part I - Emerging Mind-Thyroid Connection: How a Tine Endocrine Gland Intimately Affects Your Mood, Emotions & Behavior
Chap 1 Thyroid Imbanalce: Hidden Epidemic
Chap 2 Stress & Thyroid Imbalance: Which Comes First?
Chap 3 Hypothyroidism: When the Thyroid Is Underactive
Chap 4 Hyperthyroidsm: When the Thyroid I Overactive
Chap 5 Thyroid Imbalance, Depression, Anxiety, & Mood Swings
Chap 6 Medicine from the Body: Thyroid Hormone as an Antidepressant

Part II No,You Are Not Making It Up: Common Emotional & Physical Interactions
Chap 7 Weight, Appetite & Metabolism: The Thyroid's Actions
Chap 8 Hormones of Desire: Thyroid & Your Sex Llife
Chap 9 "You've Changed": When the Thyroid & Relationships Collide
Chap 10 Overlapping Symptoms & Sundromes

Part III - Women's Thyrroid Problems
Chap 11 Prementstral Syndrome & Menopause
Chap 12 Infertility and Miscarriage
Chap 13 Postpartum Depression

Part IV - Diagnosing & Treating Common Thyroid Disorder
Chap 14 What YOu Need to Know about Thyroid Tests
Chap 15 Treating the Imbalance
Chap 16 Cauring the Lingering Effects of Thyroid Imbalace
Chap 17 New T4/T3 Protocol
Chap 18 Living a Thyroid-Friendly Life
Chap 19 Living with Thyroid Eye Disease
Chap 20 Thyroid Cancer: Curable But Anguishing
Chap 21 Eight Steps for the Future: How to Promote a Better Understand of Thyroid, Mind & Mood

Source: 
Ballentine Book
Author/Speaker/Performer: 
Arem, Ridha MD
Publish date: 
1999

Fighting Cancer From Within

Type: 
Book
Description: 

Fighting Cancer From Within: How To Use the Power Of Your Mind for Healing.

Chapter 1 - Cancer Diagnois: Nightmare, Challenge or Bump in the Road?
Chapter 2 - After Diagnois: The First Three Weeks
Chapter 3- Combating the Stress of Cancer
Chapter 4 - Why is Imagery Important?
Chapter 5 - Stimulating Healing
Chapter 6 - Making Good Decisions
Chapter 7 - Preparing for Successful Surgery
Chapter 8 - Making the Most of Chemotherapy
Chapter 9 - Making the Most of Radiation Therapy and Other Treatments
Chapter 10 - Relieving Pain
Chapter 11 - Spiritual Aspects of Cancer and Healing
Chapter 12 - Cancer Free

This book has been very helpful to me. It helped me out alot before going into surgery. I also ordered the CDs to this book and used them while I was in the hospital.

Source: 
Henry Holt & Company
Author/Speaker/Performer: 
Dr. Martin L. Rossman
Publish date: 
2003
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Healing From Within, Emotionally Surviving Cancer

Type: 
Book
Description: 

Steve Jaffe, author, lecturer, coach, and husband of a breast cancer survivor understands first hand that cancer recovery is an ongoing process, especially the emotional healing aspect of the disease. Healing From Within, Emotionally Surviving Cancer is like a friend who understands, supports and nourishes the spirit of those with cancer and their loved ones. Through the use of journaling, Steve Jaffe shows cancer survivors and the people in their lives how to cope and deal with the overwhelming emotions that cancer puts on the survivor and her loved ones.

Source: 
The Mind Diet Group, Inc
Author/Speaker/Performer: 
Steve Jaffe
Publish date: 
2002
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Return to Wholeness, Embracing Body, Mind and Spirit in the Face of Cancer

Type: 
Book
Description: 

Features advice and recommendations on every aspect of living with illness, including: nutritional program to purify, rejuvenate, and provide balance; withstanding the toll exacted by chemotherapy and other medical techniques; weathering the emotional cycles through art therapy, journaling, laughter and music; etc.

Contact information: 
Diamond Bar CA 91765 jrdelaossa@msn.com
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Return to Wholeness, Embracing Body, Mind and Spirit in the Face of Cancer

Type: 
Book
Description: 

Features advice and recommendations on every aspect of living with illness, including: nutritional program to purify, rejuvenate, and provide balance; withstanding the toll exacted by chemotherapy and other medical techniques; weathering the emotional cycles through art therapy, journaling, laughter and music; etc.

Contact information: 
Diamond Bar CA 91765 jrdelaossa@msn.com

Six Months to Live

Type: 
Book
Description: 

A teen-age point of view: her life after diagnosis, and coping with acute lymphocytic leukemia.

Source: 
Willowisp Press, Inc.
Author/Speaker/Performer: 
Lurlene McDaniel
Publish date: 
1985
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