e-books in Cancer category
by Sharon O'Connor - Smashwords , 2013
Sustain Me captures experiences of a woman diagnosed with colon cancer and the journey through treatment. The book provides candid thoughts on life with cancer and encourages others walking through cancer to stay focused on the Creator.
by Jairo Alvarez - Smashwords , 2012
The book concentrates on the author's struggles with the 'silent killer' and his eventual 'new-life' after radical surgery. The book contains both an inspirational story as well as medical facts that better inform those dealing with prostate cancer.
- American Cancer Society , 2010
Breast cancer is a malignant tumor that starts from cells of the breast. A malignant tumor is a group of cancer cells that may grow into surrounding tissues or spread to distant areas of the body. This document refers only to breast cancer in women.
by Howard P. Greenwald - University of California Press , 1992
Addressed to health-care professionals and policymakers, this book makes it clear that we are not winning the war against cancer. The author looks at how class, race, sex, and available treatments can affect one's chances of survival.
by P. C. Fergusson - Four Sisters Publishing , 2008
Eddy's struggle with schizophrenia carries him to the deepest recesses of the human mind. In the midst of his descent, Jo is diagnosed with breast cancer. This is a story of love, madness, death, family loyalty and the bond between mothers and sons.
by Nancy E. Adler, Ann E. K. Page - National Academies Press , 2008
Today, it is not possible to deliver high-quality cancer care without using existing approaches, tools, and resources to address patients' psychosocial health needs. This book recommends actions to ensure that this standard is met.
by Virginia Vandall-Walker - AU Press , 2008
Aimed at men with concerns about prostate surgery, this guide includes chapters on preparing for the surgery, the surgery itself, recovery in hospital and at home, a list of recommended resources, and special sections to record personal notes.