WISH I had this when I started my radiation therapy! Weekly and Monthly Calendars to chart your: Treatment Schedule; Appointments; Symptoms of cancer; Side Effects of Treatment.
Includes room to track your medications; Lab tests; Med bills and health insurance. Large section for personal insights, becoming informed, making informed decisions, treatment preparation; getting the most of good days; support of family & friends; locating other support & finding inspirational books.
Received mine from on of the large Cancer Centers.
Your Doctor may have a Bristol-Myers Squibb Rep who will get one for his patients...worth the try.
One woman's story and her inspiring program for anyone facing a cancer diagnosis.
Our Regional Cancer Center Invited her to speak about her book and survival of lung cancer since 1988.
She is full of hope and freely shares her path and
cancer story. My copy is now dogeared, underlined and treasured--good to pick up before follow-ups or when something stirs us to call our ONC just to be safe/sure.
This clear, practical guide contains easy-to-use techniques to feel more relaxed and peaceful, increase your vitality & improve your health,etc.
Meditations, exercises & routines are a help to the beginner. Well done and helpful
101 Healing Stories About Those Who Have Survived Cancer
The personal stories of patients, families, and health care providers. Resources for treatment, recovery, and support.
Contains 50 stories written by cancer survivors who used alternative methods to cure themselves. Also included is contact information so the reader may contact anyone in the book for more information or support.
Awesome read for patients and their caregivers -- a true survival story
Written by a physician who is also a long term survivor, this book is a helpful and hopeful guide to the medical, practical, and emotional issues of recovery and long term survivorship. Among the many topics covered are taming fear of recurrence and dealing with post-treatment fatigue. This book helps you through the many challenges of recovery so that you can embrace a "new normal" after cancer.
Written by a physician-survivor, this popular and highly respected book guides you through the medical, practical, and emotional issues of diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment in a hopeful way. New to this edition is Harpham's Decision Tool, a unique chart for decicding on your best course of treatment.
"Clear, simple but comprehensive and compassionate...Should be a bible for everyone facing cancer." Jane E. Brody, New York Times.
Actor Evan Handler's biography about his years spent fighting cancer. A MUST read for anyone undergoing chemotherapy. He brings humor to even the hardest tasks a cancer patient must face.