CSN Login
Members Online: 9

Member Resource Library

Lessons Learned From Cancer

Type: 
Book
Description: 

Great tips on how to make it through treatment, and then how to live your life after cancer. I learned so much, and wish I had this book while I was still in treatment!

Source: 
1st Books Library
Author/Speaker/Performer: 
Marti Ann Schwartz
Publish date: 
2003

Prostate & Cancer, A Family Guide to Diagnosis, Treatment & Survival

Type: 
Book
Description: 

A Great reference and very specific resource for Prostate Cancer

Source: 
Bill Fisher,Howard Fisher,Helen Fisher
Author/Speaker/Performer: 
Sheldon Marks, MD
Publish date: 
1999
neals3's picture

The Wounded Storyteller

Type: 
Book
Description: 

This book presents ill people as wounded storytellers. It helps move people away from the concept of patient as victim and helps understand illness as a personal story and journey that can provide meaning in life.

Source: 
The University of Chicago Press
Author/Speaker/Performer: 
Arthur Frank
Publish date: 
1995

Dancing with the Diagnosis - Steps for Taking the Lead When Facing Cancer

Type: 
Book
Description: 

The "essential take-along companion for those facing a life-threatening disease and their caregivers." The goals of the book are to provide short chapters, interactive exercises, colorful affirmation pages and a focus on effective communication. The book is endorsed by Bernie Siegel, M.D., Al Siebert, Ph.D. and Dr. Robert H. Schuller.

Source: 
Rising Star Press
Author/Speaker/Performer: 
Michelle Waters
Publish date: 
2003

Outside The Lines of Love, Life, and Cancer

Type: 
Book
Description: 

Two-time ovarian cancer survivor shares her personal experience, giving practical information on coping with catastrophic illness, tips on being your own health advocate, caregiving and survival strategies. Very inspirational and informational. Very credible endorsements. Helpful and hopeful for any cancer situation.

Source: 
Skyward Publishing
Author/Speaker/Performer: 
Annette Leal Mattern
Publish date: 
2003
mssue's picture

HOPE LIVES!

Type: 
Book
Description: 

THE AFTER BREAST CANCER TREATMENT SURVIVAL HANBOOK
SEND YOUR NAME ADDRESS AND PHONE # AND HOW YOU HEARD ABOUT THIS BOOK TO HOPE LIVES! PO BOX 3026 PETERBOROUGH,NH 03458 W/A CHECK FOR $13.50S/H ARE INCLUDED ALREADY. IT'S A GREAT BOOK! A NURSE SAVED ME A COPY FROM A CONVENTION SHE ATTENDED. GREAT RESOURCE SECTION IN THE BACK TOO!

Source: 
h.i.c. publishing
Author/Speaker/Performer: 
MARGIT ESSER PORTER BY ANNETTE FURST,MD
Publish date: 
2000

Dancing with the Diagnosis - Steps for Taking the Lead When Facing Cancer

Type: 
Book
Description: 

In Dancing with the Diagnosis, Ms. Waters pairs her cancer experience (leukemia) with her expertise as a university instructor, and encourages readers to take an active part of their healing process through the use of effective, positive communication.

This practical, colorful guide is an essential take-along companion for those facing cancer as well as for their support team. Short, informative chapters filled with activities and inspiration make this a particularly applicable and empowering read.

Includes a foreword by Dr. Robert H. Schuller.

Source: 
Rising Star Press
Author/Speaker/Performer: 
Michelle Waters, MA
Publish date: 
2003
steve1194's picture

A Recipe for Healing, Coming Together as a Team

Type: 
Book
Description: 

A Recipe for Healing is an easy-to-use, interactive journaling program designed by author Steve Jaffe, the husband of a breast cancer survivor. This powerful technique opens up communication channels and gives couples a way to esxpress their feelings and fears through poetic verse. Anyone touched by a life-threatening illness will find this book to be a helpful tool to see the light at the end of the tunnel and build a stronger relationship.

Source: 
The Mind Diet Group, Inc
Author/Speaker/Performer: 
Steve Jaffe
Publish date: 
2004

Cancer Schmancer

Type: 
Book
Description: 

Fran Drescher was the co-creater,executive producer,writer,director,and star of the emmy award winning hit series "The Nanny". The New York Times Bestselling author of "Entering Whining", She has lived by the beach cancer free for the last 2 yrs a patient advocate on the External Advisory Boardfor MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston. She also received an award from the Gynecologic Cancer Foundation in 2002 for PSA she did

Source: 
By:Warner Books
Author/Speaker/Performer: 
Fran Drescher
Publish date: 
May 2002

Peace, Love, And Healing

Type: 
Book
Description: 

Physiology of Love and joy, Dreams and Drawings, Communicating with your body, Dr-Patient relationship, Inner Child,Finding your true self, true healing.

Source: 
Harper Perennial
Author/Speaker/Performer: 
Dr. Bernie Siegel
Publish date: 
1989
About Cancer Society

The content on this site is for informational purposes only. It is not a substitute for professional medical advice. Do not use this information to diagnose or treat a health problem or disease without consulting with a qualified healthcare provider. Please consult your healthcare provider with any questions or concerns you may have regarding your condition. Use of this online service is subject to the disclaimer and the terms and conditions.

Copyright 2000-2014 © Cancer Survivors Network