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Living with cancer : a practical guide

Author: Dave Visel
Publisher: New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, ©2006.
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In this essential guide, Dave Visel draws on expertise hard-won during his wife's battle with lymphoma. He provides an overview of the varieties of cancer and all the basic types of treatments available. Chapters dispel common myths associated with these treatments and provide tips on nutrition and physical fitness. Visel also moves beyond the hospital to provide information and strategies to help with the  Read more...
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Visel, Dave, 1938-
Living with cancer.
New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, ©2006
(DLC) 2005020074
(OCoLC)61027513
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Dave Visel
ISBN: 9780813539416 0813539412 9780813538198 081353819X
OCLC Number: 77560854
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (xix, 375 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; Quick Starts; Part I: Introduction: Setting the Stage; Part II: Orientation: Some Preliminary Introductions and Suggestions; Part III: Team Building: People Don't Beat Cancer; Teams of People Do; Part IV: Supporting Resources: An Inventory and Evaluation of Available Tools; Part V: The Illness: Help a Patient Can Use, and Things a Patient Should Know, to Make the Best of This; Part VI: Related Issues Topics You May Need to Know More About; Part VII: Relationships: Critical Elements of Patient-Partner Relationships; One More Thing ...
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