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Trauma, Cancer Patients Have Much in Common

Type: 
Article
Description: 

An article from American Psychiatric Association noting the similarities between the victims of well-acknowledged trauma and the experience of the cancer patient.

Publish date: 
July, 2004

FACEBOOK SUPPORT SITE.....Adrenalcortical Carcinoma - Adrenal Cancer

Type: 
Support groups
Description: 

We have a support siye on FACEBOOK called Adrenalcortical Carcinoma - Adrenal Cancer

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100 Questions & Answers about Esophageal Cancer 2nd edition

Type: 
Book
Contact information: 
The only reference to provide both the patient's and doctor's views. It addresses the the most pertinent & relevant questions that patients with EC following diagnosis & treatment.It is written by 2 oncology nurses and a gastric surgeon and with extensive commentary by an esophageal cancer survivor. This book would be an invaluable resource for anyone coping with the physical & emotional turmoil of this frightening disease.
Author/Speaker/Performer: 
Pam Ginex EdD, RN, OCN, Maureen Jingeleski, RN, BSN, BArt Frazzitta, MAjit BAins, MD
Publish date: 
2010
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Esophageal Cancer Action Network

Type: 
Web site
Description: 

Esophageal Cancer Action Network
ECAN.org

Contact information: 
Mindy Mordecai at ECAN.org go to this link: http://ecan.convio.net/site/Survey?SURVEY_ID=1141&ACTION_REQUIRED=URI_ACTION_USER_REQUESTS
Author/Speaker/Performer: 
Mindy Mordecai

NextStep

Type: 
Organization
Description: 

non-profit organization founded by Bill Kubicek for survivors of cancer and other rare diseases and their families. creates awesome weekend retreats for challenging oneself, offering respite and information to self and caregivers, and just being.

Contact information: 
Check out website www.nextstepnet.org
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Benefit Concert Fundraiser

Type: 
Meeting/Event
Description: 

Benefit Concert Fundraiser for Young Survivors Network, a support program for young women survivors of breast cancer. Must purchase ticket in advance ($20 per ticket, cash only).

Saturday April 10th, 2010
5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Residence Inn Marriott
9 Gerhard Rd. / Plainview, NY
(516) 433-6200

Contact information: 
Charron Walker (516) 353-4561
Author/Speaker/Performer: 
Lilia Gallagher (CD-Heavenly Project) and many more!

Ovarian Cancer Awareness and Education

Type: 
Organization
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"The Nose Saga: Cancer Stinks!!!"

Type: 
Book
Description: 

Humorous tale by a cancer survivor sharing the bizarre twists when the surgery removing the tumor from inside his nose cuts-off his nose. Suddenly noseless is a bummer!!! Follow the reconstruction creating a homegrown nose. Unique patient/author account relates the cutting experiences from detection to his reconstructed nose. Discover the recovery challenges of a senior citizen with his 24/7 care provider being his long-time canine companion, wolf-dog Aurora. Laugh with his crazy childhood elephant imitation resulting in nose-phobia. Wonder into the wellness world of Hahnemann University hospital from the patient’s perspective. It’s not only about cutting, it’s about healing too!!!

More info at http:www.thenosesaga.com

Buy the book from http://www.buybooksontheweb.com/product.aspx?ISBN=0-7414-5826-8

Source: 
Personal experience -- I lived through it!!!
Contact information: 
john@thenosesaga.com Order The Nose Saga: Cancer Stinks!!! call toll free 1-877-BUY-BOOK
Author/Speaker/Performer: 
John F. Harnish
Publish date: 
January 2010

Women Suffer More Than Men ~ MAL-ILLUMINATION... the silent epidemic

Type: 
Book
Description: 

Seventeen different cancers that include breast, prostate and colon; as well as clinical depression & SAD, antepartum & postpartum depression, chronic fatigue syndrome, multiple sclerosis & other autoimmune disorders, obesity, eating disorders, sleep disorders and other essential mind-body functions are all associated with the silent epidemic of mal-illumination.

Source: 
FREE e-Book
Contact information: 
949.713.6446
Author/Speaker/Performer: 
ken ceder

www.quiethairgrowing.com

Type: 
Web site
Description: 

Head coverings for both men & women. Keep your sense of humor and be more approachable.

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