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Getting well again : a step-by-step, self-help guide to overcoming cancer for patients and their families

Author: O Carl Simonton; Stephanie Simonton; James L Creighton
Publisher: Toronto ; New York : Bantam Books, 1980, ©1978 (1984 printing)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Popular Works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: O Carl Simonton; Stephanie Simonton; James L Creighton
ISBN: 0553231480 9780553231489
OCLC Number: 11602385
Notes: "Bantam edition."
Description: x, 287 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
Contents: Mind-body connection: a psychological approach to cancer treatment --
Mysteries of healing: the individual and his beliefs --
Search for the causes of cancer --
Link between stress and illness --
Personality, stress, and cancer --
Expectations about cancer and their effects on recovery --
Whole-person model of cancer recovery --
Program: putting it to work --
Participating in your health --
"Benefits" of illness --
Learning to relax and visualize recovery --
Value of positive mental images --
Overcoming resentment --
Creating the future: setting goals --
Finding your inner guide to health --
Managing pain --
Exercise --
Coping with fears of recurrence and death --
Family support system.
Responsibility: O. Carl Simonton, Stephanie Matthews-Simonton, James L. Creighton.

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