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Provides information about the lymphomas, Hodgkin's Disease and Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, including information on clinical trials, side effects and follow-up care, and a glossary of medical terms.
This booklet provides information about acute myeloid leukemia (AML) for patients and their families. Brief descriptions of normal blood and marrow and definitions of medical terms are included at the end of the booklet to help readers. Includes sections on: Leukemia, Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Diagno…
Approximately 4,500 children and teens are diagnosed with leukemia in the United States and Canada each year. The illness and its treatment can have a devastating effect on family, friends, classmates, and the larger community. This newly updated edition of Childhood Leukemia contains the informati…
This pamphlet describes common fractures, how bones heal, different kinds of casts and splints, how to take care of the injured limb, and information about how the cast is removed.
Comic book featuring Medikidz, superhero experts on health and illness. Explores how chronic myeloid leukemia affects the body, and how different treatments work.
Comic book featuring Medikidz, superhero experts on health and illness. Explains how acute lymphoblastic leukemia affects the body, and how treatments work.
"This life-affirming, instructive and thoroughly inspiring book is a must-read for anyone who is, or who might one day be, sick. And it can also be the perfect gift of guidance, encouragement, and uplifting inspiration to family, friends, and loved ones struggling with the many terrifying or dishea…
A patient's perspective. The family's perspective. Coping with serious illness. How to help. Tasks for families of dying patients
An introduction to the medical circumstances and challenges patients and the people who care for them face at home.
A manual designed to provide practical information needed for teaching parents or caregivers how to manage home tube feeding. Discusses nutritional guidelines, administration, care of tube site, trouble shooting and monitoring. Includes information on gastrostomy (G-tubes) and jejunostomy tubes (J…
Focusing on the treatment of childhood anxiety, both in one-on-one therapist to child treatment and within the family, Treating Childhood and Adolescent Anxiety: A Guide for Caregivers adopts an integrated approach presenting novel strategies to help mental health professionals and families create …