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For people recently diagnosed with cancer or living with cancer, their families and friends
Full conference information obtained from the Annual cancer conference program and abstracts. See ID# 17684 (QZ200 B366 2008)
Provides consumer health information about living with cancer after diagnosis, making cancer care decisions, coping with complications of treatment, and maintaining wellness after treatment. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources. ; Table of contents: ; Part I If Your Doctor…
Table of Contents: ; Introduction ; Here to help ; Your child - the initial diagnosis ; Your child - coping with change ; Parents - coming to terms with your feelings ; Siblings - helping them cope too ; Communicating with your extended family and friends ; The new normal ; More information
Includes psycho-social issues associated with living with cancer, including coping with emotions and concerns and ways for family members and friends to support the patient.
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
Review published in "Abreast in the West" vol. 9, no.3 Summer 2008
This book is comprised of a series columns by Sue Hendler which appeared bi-weekly in her hometown newspaper, The Kingston Whig-Standard, between 2008 - 2009.
Living with Cancer: A Report on the Patient Experience, is the first in a series looking at Canadian cancer care exclusively from the patient perspective, illustrating the experience of those individuals and families living with and beyond cancer. This groundbreaking report includes data drawn from…
A customizable tool to use when talking with children ages two to six years old about a parent or grandparent who has cancer. Pages can be selected to address the family's specific situation including diagnosis, treatment, hospitalization, recurrence and, if need be, end of life.
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.
"This book is designed for children, aged 5 - 9 who have a family member with cancer. It was designed as a place for them to learn about cancer and ways of coping when cancer comes to the family."