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Brain cancer sucks : the story of me

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121236
Johnson, Lee. [Greenwood, IN]: Lee Johnson , [2017]. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WL358 J66 2017
Title
Brain cancer sucks : the story of me
Author
Johnson, Lee
Place
[Greenwood, IN]
Publisher
Lee Johnson
Year Published
[2017]
Physical Description
99 unnumbered pages ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Brain Neoplasms
Personal Narratives
Autobiography
Popular Works
ISBN
9781521527962
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WL358 J66 2017
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Everything happens for a reason : and other lies I've loved

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120569
Bowler, Kate. New York, NY: Random House , 2018. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
BCCA Psychosocial Oncology Program
Call Number
BF789 D4 B787 2018
Title
Everything happens for a reason : and other lies I've loved
Author
Bowler, Kate
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Random House
Year Published
2018
Physical Description
xviii, 178 p. ; 20 cm.
Subjects
Attitude to Death
Bereavement
Loss
Love
Uncertainty
Adaptation, Psychological
Colorectal Neoplasms - psychology
Family Relations
Christianity
Life Change Events
Personal Narratives
Autobiography
Popular Works
ISBN
9780399592065
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
BCCA Psychosocial Oncology Program
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BF789 D4 B787 2018
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Rufus, Rob. New York, NY: Touchstone , 2016. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ201 R927 2016
Title
Die young with me : a memoir
Author
Rufus, Rob
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Touchstone
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
viii, 382 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - diagnosis
Neoplasms - psychology
Cancer Survivors
Adolescent
Young Adult
Music
Autobiography
Personal Narratives
Popular Works
ISBN
9781501142628
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 R927 2016
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Kalanithi, Paul. New York, NY: Random House , 2016. (Book) — 4 copies, 3 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
BF789 D4 K14 2016
Title
When breath becomes air
Author
Kalanithi, Paul
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Random House
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
xix, 228 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Attitude to Death
Lung Neoplasms - psychology
Personal Narratives
Autobiography
Quality of Life
Family Relations
Terminally Ill
Neurosurgeons
Popular Works
ISBN
9780812988406
081298840X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BF789 D4 K14 2016
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr On Loan, due May 21, 2019
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Yip, Alain. Hong Kong: Society for the Promotion of Hospice Care , 2008. rev. ed. (Book) — 3 copies, 3 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
BF789 D4 L786 2008
The articles are written by doctors, nurses, caregivers, community leaders and celebrities etc. who are well-known to people in or from Hong Kong. They share their personal experiences on how they cope, what's the meaning of good death (and good living) to both patients and caregivers
Title
Living and dying with peace
Author
Yip, Alain
Corporate Author
Society for the Promotion of Hospice Care
Edition
rev. ed.
Place
Hong Kong
Publisher
Society for the Promotion of Hospice Care
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
20 cm.
Subjects
Attitude to Death
Adaptation, Psychological
Hospice Care
Terminally Ill
Autobiography
Abstract
The articles are written by doctors, nurses, caregivers, community leaders and celebrities etc. who are well-known to people in or from Hong Kong. They share their personal experiences on how they cope, what's the meaning of good death (and good living) to both patients and caregivers
Language
Chinese
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
BF789 D4 L786 2008
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available

Wolf spirit : a story of healing, wolves and wonder

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121074
Pfluger, Gudrun. [Canada]: Rocky Mountain Books Ltd. , 2015. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 P531 2015
Title
Wolf spirit : a story of healing, wolves and wonder
Author
Pfluger, Gudrun
Place
[Canada]
Publisher
Rocky Mountain Books Ltd.
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
247 p. : col. ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Cancer Survivors
Wolves
Brain Neoplasms
Neoplasms - psychology
Mind Body Therapies
Autobiography
Personal Narratives
Notes
Translated from German by Tammi Reichel
ISBN
9781771601276
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 P531 2015
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CN Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Death of cancer : after fifty years on the front lines of medicine, a pioneering oncologist reveals why the war on cancer is winnable--and how we can get there

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113763
DeVita, Vincent T. Jr., DeVita-Raeburn, Elizabeth. New York, NY: Farrar, Straus and Giroux , 2015. (Book) — 4 copies, 4 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ11.1 D496 2015
Title
Death of cancer : after fifty years on the front lines of medicine, a pioneering oncologist reveals why the war on cancer is winnable--and how we can get there
Author
DeVita, Vincent T. Jr.
DeVita-Raeburn, Elizabeth
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
324 p., [16] p. of plates ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - history
Neoplasms - drug therapy
Medical Oncology - history
Biomedical Research
Antineoplastic Agents - history
History of Medicine
United States
Autobiography
Notes
Table of Contents:
Introduction
Outrageous fortune
The chemotherapists
MOMP
MOPP
The war on cancer
Boots on the ground
Cleaning house at the National Cancer Institute
Frances Kelsey syndrome
Where rubber meets the road
The death of cancer
Outrageous fortune part II.
ISBN
9780374135607
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ11.1 D496 2015
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Annie Parker decoded : the story that inspired the film

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120955
Parker, Annie. Brampton, ON: Annie Parker Books , 2014. (Book) — 7 copies, 7 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WP870 P238 2014
This book follows Annie Parker and her cancer journey, loss of family members and being one of the first women in Canada to be tested for the BRCA1 gene mutation, confirming her beliefs that her cancer were hereditary.
Title
Annie Parker decoded : the story that inspired the film
Author
Parker, Annie
Place
Brampton, ON
Publisher
Annie Parker Books
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
248 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms
Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome
Genes, BRCA1
Personal Narratives
Autobiography
Abstract
This book follows Annie Parker and her cancer journey, loss of family members and being one of the first women in Canada to be tested for the BRCA1 gene mutation, confirming her beliefs that her cancer were hereditary.
ISBN
9780993830501
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WP870 P238 2014
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Still dancing : a memoir of cancer and caregiving

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21533
Martin, Kathleen M. Port Perry, ON: Stone's Throw Publications , 2013. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 M381 2013
Title
Still dancing : a memoir of cancer and caregiving
Author
Martin, Kathleen M
Place
Port Perry, ON
Publisher
Stone's Throw Publications
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
ii, 245 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Head and Neck Neoplasms
Tongue Neoplasms
Caregivers
Autobiography
ISBN
9780991810345
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 M381 2013
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Pandora's DNA : tracing the breast cancer genes through history, science, and one family tree

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114187
Stark, Lizzie. Chicago, IL: Chicago Review Press , 2014. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WP870 S795 2014
Title
Pandora's DNA : tracing the breast cancer genes through history, science, and one family tree
Author
Stark, Lizzie
Place
Chicago, IL
Publisher
Chicago Review Press
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
324 p. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - history
Breast Neoplasms - genetics
Mastectomy - history
Genetic Screening
Genetic Predisposition to Disease
Genes, BRCA1
Genes, BRCA2
Personal Narratives
Autobiography
Popular Works
ISBN
9781613748602
1613748604
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WP870 S795 2014
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Cancer with joy : how to transform fear into happiness and find the bright side effects

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20756
Huber, Joy. New York City, NY: Morgan James Publishing , 2012. (Book) — 4 copies, 4 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 H877 2012
Title
Cancer with joy : how to transform fear into happiness and find the bright side effects
Author
Huber, Joy
Place
New York City, NY
Publisher
Morgan James Publishing
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
ix, 153 p. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Adaptation, Psychological
Autobiography
Popular Works
ISBN
9781614481010
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 H877 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Knock, knock, it's cancer : finding the silver linings

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20776
Farrance, Michelle. Lexington, KY: Create Space , 2012. (Book) — 3 copies, 3 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 F241 2012
Title
Knock, knock, it's cancer : finding the silver linings
Author
Farrance, Michelle
Place
Lexington, KY
Publisher
Create Space
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
210 p. ; 21 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Survivors
Autobiography
ISBN
9781467935531
1467935530
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 F241 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Running from cancer : a tilted memoir

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21109
Smith, DebiLyn. Houston, BC: Queen Bee Books , 2013. (Book) — 4 copies, 4 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 S645 2013
Title
Running from cancer : a tilted memoir
Author
Smith, DebiLyn
Place
Houston, BC
Publisher
Queen Bee Books
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
xi, 238 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Survivors - psychology
Autobiography
British Columbia
Popular Works
ISBN
9780991909308
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 S645 2013
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency CN Cancer Info Ctr On Shelf Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Malignant : medical ethicists confront cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20558

http://site.ebrary.com/lib/bccancer/reader.action?docID=10605695

Dresser, Rebecca. Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2012. (Book, Ebook) — 4 copies, 3 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
QZ201 M251 2012
URL Notes
Patients and the public of BC and the Yukon can access this title by calling 1.888.675.8001 x 7000 (toll-free) to obtain a username and password from the Library.
Title
Malignant : medical ethicists confront cancer
Author
Dresser, Rebecca
Editor
Dresser, Rebecca
Place
Oxford
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
xiv, 236 p. ; 25 cm.
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
ebrary books for public
Subjects
Ethics, Medical
Neoplasms - psychology
Caregivers - psychology
Neoplasms - diagnosis
Autobiography
ISBN
9780199757848
9780199921102
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
http://site.ebrary.com/lib/bccancer/reader.action?docID=10605695
URL Notes
Patients and the public of BC and the Yukon can access this title by calling 1.888.675.8001 x 7000 (toll-free) to obtain a username and password from the Library.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 M251 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr On Loan, due May 29, 2019
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Love and accept yourself now : a memoir

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20889
Constantine, Crissa. Bloomington, IN: iUniverse, Inc. , 2012. (Book) — 4 copies, 4 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 C758 2012
Title
Love and accept yourself now : a memoir
Author
Constantine, Crissa
Place
Bloomington, IN
Publisher
iUniverse, Inc.
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
xiii, 241 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Ovarian Neoplasms - psychology
Self Concept
Autobiography
British Columbia
ISBN
9781475947687
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 C758 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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I get to keep my vagina, don't I? : pregnant with cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20553
Farmer-Shave, Christa L. , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ201 F234 2011
Title
I get to keep my vagina, don't I? : pregnant with cancer
Author
Farmer-Shave, Christa L
Year Published
2011
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Pregnancy
Breast Neoplasms
Survivors
Autobiography
ISBN
9781257791736
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 F234 2011
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Not the last goodbye : on life and death, healing and cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20751
Servan-Schreiber, David, Gauthier, Ursula. Toronto, ON: Collins , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ201 S591n 2011
Title
Not the last goodbye : on life and death, healing and cancer
Author
Servan-Schreiber, David
Gauthier, Ursula
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Collins
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
164 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.
Subjects
Brain Neoplasms - psychology
Neoplasms - psychology
Autobiography
ISBN
9781443410885
1443410888
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 S591n 2011
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Bennett, Amanda. New York, NY: Random House , 2012. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ201 B471 2012
Title
Cost of hope : a memoir
Author
Bennett, Amanda
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Random House
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
228 p. ; 25 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Kidney Neoplasms
Cost of Illness
Health Care Costs
Family Relations
Autobiography
ISBN
9781400069842
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 B471 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Dream new dreams : reimagining my life after loss

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20846
Pausch, Jai. New York, NY: Crown Archetype , 2012. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 P334 2012
Title
Dream new dreams : reimagining my life after loss
Author
Pausch, Jai
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Crown Archetype
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
xi, 228 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Caregivers - psychology
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Family Relations
Death - psychology
Autobiography
ISBN
9780307888501
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 P334 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Memoir of a debulked woman : enduring ovarian cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21683
Gubar, Susan. New York, NY: W.W. Norton & Company , 2012. (Book) — 3 copies, 3 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WP322 G921 2012
Title
Memoir of a debulked woman : enduring ovarian cancer
Author
Gubar, Susan
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
W.W. Norton & Company
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
xiii, 296 p. ; 21 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Ovarian Neoplasms - psychology
Self Concept
Autobiography
Personal Narratives
United States
Popular Works
ISBN
9780393345896
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WP322 G921 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Hamel, Mike. Colorado Springs, CO: EMT Communications , 2011. (Book) — 6 copies, 6 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 H212s 2011
Title
Stumbling toward heaven
Author
Hamel, Mike
Place
Colorado Springs, CO
Publisher
EMT Communications
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
252 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Lymphoma, B-Cell
Survivors
Christianity
Autobiography
Popular Works
ISBN
9781461005001
1461005000
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 H212s 2011
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Missing
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Once a priest : chapter twenty-four : cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20215
Griffin, Ed. Surrey, BC: Cordillera North Publications , 2011. — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ201 G851 2011
Title
Once a priest : chapter twenty-four : cancer
Author
Griffin, Ed
Place
Surrey, BC
Publisher
Cordillera North Publications
Year Published
2011
Subjects
Prostatic Neoplasms - psychology
Autobiography
British Columbia
Popular Works
ISBN
9780978447236
Language
English
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 G851 2011
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Childhood cancer survivors : a practical guide to your future

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20745

http://site.ebrary.com/lib/bccancer/reader.action?docID=10843094

Keene, Nancy, Hobbie, Wendy, Ruccione, Kathy. Bellingham, WA: Childhood Cancer Guides , 2012. 3rd ed. (Book, Ebook) — 5 copies, 5 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
CSI PFCS
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
QZ200 K26c 2012
URL Notes
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Title
Childhood cancer survivors : a practical guide to your future
Author
Keene, Nancy
Hobbie, Wendy
Ruccione, Kathy
Edition
3rd ed.
Place
Bellingham, WA
Publisher
Childhood Cancer Guides
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
xxiv, 452 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
ebrary books for public
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Neoplasms - complications
Neoplasms - rehabilitation
Continuity of Care
Follow-up Studies
Survivors
Family Relations
Adolescent
Adult
Adaptation, Psychological
Infant
Child
Secondary Prevention
Interpersonal Relations
Self Care
Popular Works
Autobiography
ISBN
9781457118678
9781941089132
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
CSI PFCS
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
http://site.ebrary.com/lib/bccancer/reader.action?docID=10843094
URL Notes
Patients and the public of BC and the Yukon can access this title by calling 1.888.675.8001 x 7000 (toll-free) to obtain a username and password from the Library.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ200 K26c 2012
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c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
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Lynch, Lisa. London: Arrow Books , 2010. (Book) — 2 copies, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WP870 L987 2010
Title
C-word
Alternate Title
C-word : just your average 28 year old, friends, family, facebook and cancer
Author
Lynch, Lisa
Place
London
Publisher
Arrow Books
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
viii, 294 p. ; 20 cm.
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms
Adaptation, Psychological
Autobiography
Popular Works
ISBN
9780099547549
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WP870 L987 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr On Loan, due June 04, 2019
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Blogs for the brain : a collection of blogs from my first year with cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20552

http://alysonwoloshyn.com/treatment-updates/

Woloshyn, Alyson. Toronto, ON: Blurb Inc. , 2010. (Book) — 2 copies, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WL358 W866 2010
URL Notes
Excerpts of blogs.
Title
Blogs for the brain : a collection of blogs from my first year with cancer
Author
Woloshyn, Alyson
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Blurb Inc.
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
149 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Brain Neoplasms - psychology
Blogging
Communications Media
Autobiography
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
URL
http://alysonwoloshyn.com/treatment-updates/
URL Notes
Excerpts of blogs.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WL358 W866 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library On Loan, due June 04, 2019

When my world was very small : a memoir of family, food, cancer and my couch

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19976
Rakoff, Ruth. Toronto, ON: Random House Canada , 2010. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WP870 R162 2010
Title
When my world was very small : a memoir of family, food, cancer and my couch
Author
Rakoff, Ruth
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Random House Canada
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
215 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Family Relations
Autobiography
ISBN
9780307358172
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WP870 R162 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Surviving after cancer : living the new normal

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20043

http://site.ebrary.com/lib/bccancer/reader.action?docID=10447159

Katz, Anne. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. , 2011. (Book, Ebook) — 7 copies, 7 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
QZ200 K19s 2011
URL Notes
Patients and the public of BC and the Yukon can access this title by calling 1.888.675.8001 x 7000 (toll-free) to obtain a username and password from the Library.
Title
Surviving after cancer : living the new normal
Author
Katz, Anne
Place
Lanham, MD
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
vii, 209 p. ; 24 cm.
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
ebrary books for public
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Neoplasms - rehabilitation
Survivors - psychology
Adaptation, Psychological
Autobiography
Canada
Popular Works
ISBN
9781442203655
144220365X
9781442203679
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
http://site.ebrary.com/lib/bccancer/reader.action?docID=10447159
URL Notes
Patients and the public of BC and the Yukon can access this title by calling 1.888.675.8001 x 7000 (toll-free) to obtain a username and password from the Library.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ200 K19s 2011
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Weimer, Candace. Regina, SK: DriverWorks Ink , 2011. (Book) — 3 copies, 3 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 W422 2011
Title
When the world dropped in on me
Alternate Title
When the world dropped in on me : a personal and unusual guide to help cancer patients and their caregivers survive cancer
Author
Weimer, Candace
Place
Regina, SK
Publisher
DriverWorks Ink
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
119 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Primary Myelofibrosis - psychology
Stem Cell Transplantation
Survivors
Caregivers
Adaptation, Psychological
Autobiography
ISBN
9780981039480
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 W422 2011
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Beautiful death : facing the future with peace

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20165
Eckl, Cheryl. Littletown, CO: Flying Crane Press , 2011. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
BF789 D4 E19 2010
Title
Beautiful death : facing the future with peace
Author
Eckl, Cheryl
Place
Littletown, CO
Publisher
Flying Crane Press
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
295 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Death - psychology
Neoplasms - psychology
Family Relations
Terminally Ill
Attitude to Death
Bereavement
Autobiography
Popular Works
ISBN
9780982810705
0982810709
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BF789 D4 E19 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Wangerin, Walter. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan , 2010. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 W246 2010
Title
Letters from the land of cancer
Author
Wangerin, Walter
Place
Grand Rapids, MI
Publisher
Zondervan
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
199 p. ; 19 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Lung Neoplasms
Terminally Ill
Christianity
Spirituality
Autobiography
ISBN
9780310292814
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 W246 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Little off course : thoughts and stories about a journey through breast cancer treatment

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19731
Astill, Liz. Lantzville, BC: Liz Astill , 2010. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WP870 A854 2010
Title
Little off course : thoughts and stories about a journey through breast cancer treatment
Author
Astill, Liz
Place
Lantzville, BC
Publisher
Liz Astill
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
186 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Autobiography
Blogging
British Columbia
Popular Works
ISBN
9780986760000
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WP870 A854 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Together we will win : what happens when we don't talk about testicular cancer : a young man's story

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19794
McWhirt, Karen A. Denver, CO: Outskirts Press, Inc. , 2010. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WJ858 M177 2010
Title
Together we will win : what happens when we don't talk about testicular cancer : a young man's story
Author
McWhirt, Karen A
Place
Denver, CO
Publisher
Outskirts Press, Inc.
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
340 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Testicular Neoplasms
Neoplasms - psychology
Adaptation, Psychological
Young Adult
Autobiography
Popular Works
ISBN
9781432748678
143274867X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WJ858 M177 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
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My wonderful nightmare : spiritual journals inspired by cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19814
Higgins, Erin, Lightbody, Alma. Bloomington, IN: Trafford Publishing , 2010. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WP322 H636 2010
Title
My wonderful nightmare : spiritual journals inspired by cancer
Author
Higgins, Erin
Lightbody, Alma
Place
Bloomington, IN
Publisher
Trafford Publishing
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
xii, 174 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Ovarian Neoplasms - psychology
Spiritual Healing
Adaptation, Psychological
Social Support
Autobiography
Popular Works
ISBN
9781425187255
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WP322 H636 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Saying goodbye to someone you love : your emotional journey through end of life and grief

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20200

http://www.r2library.com/Resource/Title/1932603859

Dresser, Norine, Wasserman, Fredda. New York, NY: Demos Health , 2010. (Book, Ebook) — 5 copies, 5 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
BF575 G7 D773 2010
URL Notes
This title was funded by the Order of the Eastern Star, and is licensed for one user at a time.
Patients and the public of BC and the Yukon can access this title by calling 1.888.675.8001 x 8001 (toll-free) to obtain a username and password from the Library.
Title
Saying goodbye to someone you love : your emotional journey through end of life and grief
Author
Dresser, Norine
Wasserman, Fredda
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Demos Health
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
xix, 210 p. ; 23 cm.
Series
R2 Library
Subjects
Death - psychology
Grief
Bereavement
Terminally Ill
Attitude to Death
Adaptation, Psychological
Autobiography
Popular Works
ISBN
9781932603859
1932603859
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
http://www.r2library.com/Resource/Title/1932603859
URL Notes
This title was funded by the Order of the Eastern Star, and is licensed for one user at a time.
Patients and the public of BC and the Yukon can access this title by calling 1.888.675.8001 x 8001 (toll-free) to obtain a username and password from the Library.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BF575 G7 D773 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Missing
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Psychological impact of breast cancer : a psychologist’s insights as a patient

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20674
Galgut, Cordelia. Oxford, UK: Radcliffe Publishing , 2010. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WP870 G155 2010
Title
Psychological impact of breast cancer : a psychologist’s insights as a patient
Author
Galgut, Cordelia
Place
Oxford, UK
Publisher
Radcliffe Publishing
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
xvi, 187 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Attitude to Health
Adaptation, Psychological
Autobiography
Popular Works
ISBN
9781846193033
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WP870 G155 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Living with learning disabilities, dying with cancer : thirteen personal stories

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20430
Tuffrey-Wijne, Irene. Philadelphia, PA: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2010. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ200 T914 2010
Title
Living with learning disabilities, dying with cancer : thirteen personal stories
Author
Tuffrey-Wijne, Irene
Place
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
272 p. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Mentally Disabled Persons - psychology
Learning Disorders - psychology
Intellectual Disability - psychology
Neoplasms - psychology
Comorbidity
Terminal Care - methods
Autobiography
ISBN
9781849050272
1849050279
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ200 T914 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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If I knew then what I know now : the clarity that comes with cancer and age

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20192
Cole, Carol Ann. East Lawrencetown, NS: Pottersfield Press , 2009. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WP870 C689 2009
Title
If I knew then what I know now : the clarity that comes with cancer and age
Author
Cole, Carol Ann
Place
East Lawrencetown, NS
Publisher
Pottersfield Press
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
205 p, ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Social Support
Adaptation, Psychological
Canada
Autobiography
ISBN
9781897426128
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WP870 C689 2009
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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My voice : a physician's personal experience with throat cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20397
Brook, Itzhak. Charleston, S.C.: BookSurge Publishing , 2009. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WV410 B871 2009
Title
My voice : a physician's personal experience with throat cancer
Author
Brook, Itzhak
Place
Charleston, S.C.
Publisher
BookSurge Publishing
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
xi, 269 p. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Pharyngeal Neoplasms
Head and Neck Neoplasms
Laryngectomy - rehabilitation
Autobiography
ISBN
9781439263860
1439263868
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WV410 B871 2009
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Dance with cancer : 5 gay men confront prostate cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20067

http://www.cancer.ca/ontario/support%20services/videos.aspx?sc_lang=en

Akenhead, Gary. Barrie, ON: Mahon Productions , 2009. (Video, DVD, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library AV Room
Internet
Call Number
WJ752 D173 2009
This film explores the personal stories and real life experiences of several Canadian gay men who are dealing with prostate cancer. Some of them live in cities; others live in small towns and rural areas.
Title
Dance with cancer : 5 gay men confront prostate cancer
Alternate Title
Dance with cancer : five gay men confront prostate cancer
Author
Akenhead, Gary
Corporate Author
Canadian Cancer Society
Place
Barrie, ON
Publisher
Mahon Productions
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
46 minutes
Subjects
Prostatic Neoplasms - psychology
Homosexuality, Male
Social Support
Autobiography
Canada
Popular Works
Abstract
This film explores the personal stories and real life experiences of several Canadian gay men who are dealing with prostate cancer. Some of them live in cities; others live in small towns and rural areas.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
DVD
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library AV Room
Internet
URL
http://www.cancer.ca/ontario/support%20services/videos.aspx?sc_lang=en
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WJ752 D173 2009
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library AV Room Available

Pretty is what changes : impossible choices, the breast cancer gene, and how I defied my destiny

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19837
Queller, Jessica. New York, NY: Spiegel & Grau , 2009. (Book) — 5 copies, 5 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WP870 Q3 2008
Title
Pretty is what changes : impossible choices, the breast cancer gene, and how I defied my destiny
Author
Queller, Jessica
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Spiegel & Grau
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
259 p. ; 21 cm.
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Breast Neoplasms - genetics
Breast Neoplasms - prevention & control
Genetic Predisposition to Disease - psychology
Autobiography
Popular Works
ISBN
9780385520416
0385520417
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WP870 Q3 2008
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Deadly intruder : my fight against brain cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21996
Cayouette, Gilles, Cayouette, Toby. Quebec: Celestia Lwms Corp. Editions , 2008. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WL358 C385 2008
Title
Deadly intruder : my fight against brain cancer
Author
Cayouette, Gilles
Cayouette, Toby
Place
Quebec
Publisher
Celestia Lwms Corp. Editions
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
138 p. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Brain Neoplasms - psychology
Glioblastoma - psychology
Personal Narratives
Autobiography
Popular Works
ISBN
9780981047515
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WL358 C385 2008
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Reflections of a woman : my memoir of breast cancer : loss, love and laughter

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20884
Tugnette, Lisa. Kingston, ON: Lisa Tugnette | Reflections of a Woman , 2007. (Audio, CD) — 3 copies, 3 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WP870 T915 2007 v.1-4
Title
Reflections of a woman : my memoir of breast cancer : loss, love and laughter
Author
Tugnette, Lisa
Place
Kingston, ON
Publisher
Lisa Tugnette
Reflections of a Woman
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
4 CD's.
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Autobiography
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Audio
CD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WP870 T915 2007 v.1-4
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available

CaN'Tswer : how I couldn't...what I found

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19910
Thanh, David. Vancouver, BC: PocketBunny Productions , 2008. (Video, DVD) — 5 copies, 5 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 T367 2008
Ten years after his leukemia diagnosis, Ryan is a survivor who is reluctant to take risks and move forward with his life. The opportunity to take a backpacking trip through the Andes Mountains changes him and his perception of his cancer experience from one of Survivor to Thriver.
Title
CaN'Tswer : how I couldn't...what I found
Author
Thanh, David
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
PocketBunny Productions
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
16 minutes
Subjects
Leukemia
Leukemia - psychology
Survivors - psychology
Life Change Events
Young Adult
Autobiography
Abstract
Ten years after his leukemia diagnosis, Ryan is a survivor who is reluctant to take risks and move forward with his life. The opportunity to take a backpacking trip through the Andes Mountains changes him and his perception of his cancer experience from one of Survivor to Thriver.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
DVD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 T367 2008
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available

Dying to live well : loving the journey

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20070
Weiler, Renate. Holland Landing, ON: Renate Weiler Publishing , 2008. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
BF637 L53 W43 2009
Title
Dying to live well : loving the journey
Author
Weiler, Renate
Place
Holland Landing, ON
Publisher
Renate Weiler Publishing
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
xiv, 157 p. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Life Change Events
Mind-Body Therapies
Adaptation, Psychological
Spirituality
Autobiography
Popular Works
ISBN
9780973304527
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BF637 L53 W43 2009
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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My left breast : an unusual film about breast cancer

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Rogers, Gerry, Nash, Terre. Newfoundland: Pope Productions Ltd. , 2000. (Video, VHS) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library AV Room
Call Number
WP870 M995 2000
Title
My left breast : an unusual film about breast cancer
Author
Rogers, Gerry
Nash, Terre
Place
Newfoundland
Publisher
Pope Productions Ltd.
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
1/2 inch : colour : 57 minutes
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Autobiography
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Video
VHS
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library AV Room
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WP870 M995 2000
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library AV Room Available

Now that I have cancer, I am whole : reflections on life and healing for cancer patients and those who love them

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McFarland, John Robert. Kansas City, MO: Andrews and McMeel , 2007. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 M143 2007
Title
Now that I have cancer, I am whole : reflections on life and healing for cancer patients and those who love them
Author
McFarland, John Robert
Place
Kansas City, MO
Publisher
Andrews and McMeel
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
xxi, 298 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Christianity
Autobiography
Adaptation, Psychological
Popular Works
ISBN
9780740763724
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 M143 2007
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Curveball : when life throws you a brain tumor

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Holzemer, Liz. Denver, CO: Ghost Road Press , 2007. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WL358 H762 2007
Title
Curveball : when life throws you a brain tumor
Author
Holzemer, Liz
Place
Denver, CO
Publisher
Ghost Road Press
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
157 p. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Brain Neoplasms
Meningioma
Central Nervous System Neoplasms
Autobiography
Popular Works
ISBN
9780978945671
0978945670
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WL358 H762 2007
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CN Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Pausch, Randy, Zaslow, Jeffrey. New York, NY: Hyperion , 2008. (Book) — 5 copies, 5 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
BF637 B4 P334 2008
The last lecture ; Really achieving your childhood dreams ; Adventures ... and lessons learned ; Enabling the dreams of others ; It's about how to live your life ; Final remarks ; Acknowledgments
Title
Last lecture
Author
Pausch, Randy
Zaslow, Jeffrey
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Hyperion
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
x, 206 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Attitude to Death
Quality of Life
Family Relations
Terminally Ill
Philosophy
Interpersonal Relations
Teaching
Autobiography
Popular Works
Abstract
The last lecture
Really achieving your childhood dreams
Adventures ... and lessons learned
Enabling the dreams of others
It's about how to live your life
Final remarks
Acknowledgments
ISBN
9781401323257
1401323251
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BF637 B4 P334 2008
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Coming out of cancer : writings from the lesbian cancer epidemic

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Brownworth, Victoria A. Seattle, WA: Seal Press , 2000. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ201 C733 2000
Title
Coming out of cancer : writings from the lesbian cancer epidemic
Corporate Author
Brownworth, Victoria A
Place
Seattle, WA
Publisher
Seal Press
Year Published
2000
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Homosexuality, Female
Women's Health
Autobiography
Popular Works
ISBN
1550050441
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ201 C733 2000
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Cheung, Pui Lan. Hong Kong: Hong Kong Anti-Cancer Society , 2000. 2nd ed. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 C526l 2000
The author's own experience and feelings in the process from being diagnosed and post treatment. The meaning of illness to her and its impact on her life meaning and values. Her active volunteering work in managing the cancer hotline, support group and promoting cancer education.
Title
Life appreciation
Author
Cheung, Pui Lan
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Hong Kong
Publisher
Hong Kong Anti-Cancer Society
Year Published
2000
Subjects
Nasopharyngeal Neoplasms
Neoplasms - psychology
Survivors
Social Support
Adaptation, Psychological
Autobiography
Abstract
The author's own experience and feelings in the process from being diagnosed and post treatment. The meaning of illness to her and its impact on her life meaning and values. Her active volunteering work in managing the cancer hotline, support group and promoting cancer education.
Language
Chinese
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ201 C526l 2000
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available

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