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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
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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
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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
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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

Every Step Of The Way: A Faith Journey Through Breast Cancer

Type: 
Book
Description: 

This is a story of faith for anyone facing cancer, particularly breast cancer. It describes God's loving grace and care during the cancer journey. Also included are practical guidelines for prayer, suggesstions for family, friends, and caregivers, practical ideas for the person in crisis, and insight from 8 other women with breast cancer. The book is upbeat and positive and intended to encourage and comfort people in crisis.
For more information see: www.PamLillehei.com

Source: 
Beavers Pond Press
Author/Speaker/Performer: 
Pam Lillehei
Publish date: 
September 2000

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