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Do you believe in magic? : the sense and nonsense of alternative medicine

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21250
Offit, Paul A. New York, NY: Harper , 2013. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WB890 O32 2013
Title
Do you believe in magic? : the sense and nonsense of alternative medicine
Alternate Title
Do you believe in magic? : vitamins, supplements and all things natural : a look behind the curtain
Author
Offit, Paul A
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Harper
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
x, 322 p. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Complementary Therapies
Quackery
Deception
Popular Works
Notes
Paperback edition has alternate title.
ISBN
9780062222961
9780062222985 (pbk.)
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WB890 O32 2013
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Second chance : triumph over breast cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19531

http://www.triumphoverbreastcancer.blogspot.com

Sawasy, Jackie, Fiore, Andy. Vancouver, BC: Fiore Films , 2010. (Video, DVD) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library AV Room
Call Number
WP870 S445 2010
URL Notes
2 minute trailer preview
This film follows the healing journey of retired nurse, Jackie Sawasy, who through a proactive 8 months, reveals how she overcame breast cancer. Initially detected by her Qigong therapist, Jackie decides to order her own mammograms. When the diagnosis is confirmed, she takes control and empowers he…
Title
Second chance : triumph over breast cancer
Author
Sawasy, Jackie
Fiore, Andy
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Fiore Films
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
40 minutes
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Survivors
Complementary Therapies
Breathing Exercises
Adaptation, Psychological
Relaxation Therapy
Popular Works
Abstract
This film follows the healing journey of retired nurse, Jackie Sawasy, who through a proactive 8 months, reveals how she overcame breast cancer. Initially detected by her Qigong therapist, Jackie decides to order her own mammograms. When the diagnosis is confirmed, she takes control and empowers herself through various holistic practices. This inspiring film supports the idea that breast cancer is not a death sentence.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
DVD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library AV Room
URL
http://www.triumphoverbreastcancer.blogspot.com
URL Notes
2 minute trailer preview
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WP870 S445 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library AV Room Available

Yoga for pain relief : simple practices to calm your mind and heal your chronic pain

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21583
McGonigal, Kelly. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications , 2009. (Book) — 3 copies, 3 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ266 M113 2009
Title
Yoga for pain relief : simple practices to calm your mind and heal your chronic pain
Author
McGonigal, Kelly
Place
Oakland, CA
Publisher
New Harbinger Publications
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
x, 182 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Series
Whole body healing
Subjects
Yoga
Chronic Pain
Meditation
Exercise Therapy
Breathing Exercises
Mind Body Therapies
Stress, Psychological
Complementary Therapies
Popular Works
ISBN
9781572246898
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ266 M113 2009
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Missing
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
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