Can Survive: Reclaiming Your Life After Cancer
Thoroughly updated to incorporate the sweeping changes in medical insurance and employment laws, "Can Survive" focuses squarely on the needs of recovered cancer patients. Written by a cancer survivor, this groundbreaking book is a complete resource guide designed to help with problems commonly encountered after cancer treatment, from fear of remission to job and insurance discrimination to altered relationships and long-term physical effects from chemotherapy and radiation. Interweaving stories and tips from survivors with advice from doctors, oncology nurses, psychologists, and social workers, "Can Survive" is both reassuring and pragmatically useful.
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Making the Transition to the Well World
The Emotional Aftermath
Moving Beyond the Fear of Recurrence
The Insurance Obstacle
When the Resume Includes Cancer
Sexuality and Fertility After Cancer 202
Acceptance and Advocacy 230
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