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"Dr. Tamara Greenberg offers hope and practical advice to those impacted by a loved one's illness with this new book., "When Someone You Love Has a Chronic Illness: Hope and Help for Those Providing Support. Inside, Dr. Greenberg provides easy-to-understand explanations for complicated feelings and…
A picture book which explains what cancer is, what some words mean, and talks about the different feelings a child might have ; This book will help kids cope with the presence of cancer in their lives.
A small book packed with realistic ideas for first things to do when a baby dies and simple funeral planning.
What do you do when the one you love hurts you? If you are wondering about whether you are experiencing abuse from a partner or unsure if your damaged relationship can be fixed, finding answers can seem daunting--or even impossible. This book can help answer your questions, using exercises and reso…
It is hard to ask people for help and many people want to help, but don't know what to do. This slim volume is full of helpful, easy and fun things to make a cancer patient's life a lot easier.
A listen-to / read-along book for children
Explores different aspects of grief, such as denial, ritual, remembering, mourning a stranger, and anniversary "aftershocks." It includes personal stories of death and life from real teens, advice from a grief counsellor, and hands-on exercises.
The author explains what emotions to expect when mourning, what pitfalls to avoid, and how to work through feelings of loss.
Shows how to support the person who is ill and how the caregiver can handle his/her own emotions.
This booklet is for you if your loved one has been told that he or she has advanced cancer that is no longer responding to treatment. It explores many of the questions and crossroads you may be facing now.
Explains how friends and family of the cancer patient can play a major role in the healing process. The author shares her own experience of cancer and the power of friendship.
A pamphlet that provides information to parents on how to help your child when he/she is having their tonsils or adenoids removed.
This pamphlet provides information for women returning home after giving birth at BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre. Includes 'taking care of yourself', & 'taking care of your baby': a list of signs to watch out for and when to call the doctor or midwife.
This pamphlet (written in Vietnamese) provides information for women returning home after giving birth at BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre. Includes 'taking care of yourself', & 'taking care of your baby': a list of signs to watch out for and when to call the doctor or midwife.
This pamphlet, written in Traditional Chinese, provides information for women returning home after giving birth at BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre. Includes 'taking care of yourself', & 'taking care of your baby': a list of signs to watch out for and when to call the doctor or midwife.
Illustrated book dealing with the many complicated feelings the well child experiences in a situation where a sibling is ill: guilt about having caused the illness, fear that the sibling will die, anger over being left out, anxiety about catching the sickness, and longing for life to return to the …
Describes the many emotions involved in dealing with the death of a loved one and discusses how to work through such a situation.
Everyone knows that going to the doctor can be a little scary. For a small child who may not understand why being poked, prodded, and jabbed with a needle is necessary, the prospect is especially daunting. In this book, Angus the dog takes young readers by the hand and guides them through a visit t…
Angus the dog is answering questions that children might have when mom is expecting a baby.
This book is written for parents and professionals working with children with food aversions and eating challenges. The book provides clear and concise strategies and practical lessons for assisting children in eating a balanced diet, and it contains a comprehensive treatment plan for solving meal…
This genreal resource guide covers the management of more than 50 common childhood illnesses, injuries, and health problems. It is written in easy-to-read language for parents and caregivers of children from birth to 8 years of age. Topics include: Safety tips, when to call the doctor, Eye care, C…
This book is to help women have healthy babies, covering every aspect of pregnancy--from preparing to become pregnant and early signs of pregnancy, to exercise, healthy eating, and common discomforts during pregnancy as well as labor and delivery.
This book shares stories from young people who have lived through the death of their parents, and made it out the other side.
This book shares stories from young people who have lived through the death of their siblings, and made it out the other side.
This pamphlet provides helpful information for families whose child is going to have a general anesthetic. Information includes: what it is; how it is given; side effects; what to expect; and what they can do to help.
Written in Punjabi, this pamphlet provides helpful information for families whose child is going to have a general anesthetic. Information includes: what it is; how it is given; side effects; what to expect; and what they can do to help.