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Understanding cancer

Author: Holly Duhig
Publisher: New York : PowerKids Press, 2019. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Cancer is a group of diseases in which abnormal cells divide and spread. There are many different kinds of cancer, and different forms of treatment. Cancer is very scary, and can be very difficult to handle physically, emotionally, and mentally. Learning about how cancer affects the body and how it can be treated can help readers who know someone with cancer, or who have cancer themselves. This book can help readers  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Holly Duhig
ISBN: 9781538338544 1538338548 9781538338551 1538338556
OCLC Number: 1050795426
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Responsibility: by Holly Duhig.

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Cancer is a group of diseases in which abnormal cells divide and spread. There are many different kinds of cancer, and different forms of treatment. Cancer is very scary, and can be very difficult to handle physically, emotionally, and mentally. Learning about how cancer affects the body and how it can be treated can help readers who know someone with cancer, or who have cancer themselves. This book can help readers understand complex medical terms and processes through straightforward text. Full-color photographs and fact boxes highlight important information.

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