100 Questions & Answers about Life After Cancer: A Survivor's Guide

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Jones & Bartlett Learning, Oct 22, 2007 - Health & Fitness - 165 pages
There are over 10 million cancer survivors in the United States and the number is growing as a result of better treatment, longer lives, and earlier detection. Whether you're a survivor yourself, or a loved one of a survivor, this book offers help. The only text available to provide both the doctor's and patient's views, 100 Questions & Answers About Life After Cancer: A Survivor's Guide gives you authoritative, practical answers to your questions. Written by experts in the field with "insider" advice from actual patients, this book is an invaluable resource.
 

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Contents

SurvivorshipAMixed Blessing
1
Managing Uncertainty
23
Communicating with Family and Friends
37
Legal Financial and Workplace Concerns
63
This
73
Too Young for Cancer
85
Maintaining Your Health
93
Sex Intimacy and Fertility
105
Growth Change and Spirituality
123
Cancer as a Chronic Illness
133
Appendix 141
155
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Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

OSCW, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

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