It's cancer, now what?
The diagnosis of cancer was once equated with a death sentence, but advances in research, prevention methods, treatment, therapies, and holistic health strategies have greatly improved patients' survival rates. This book doesn't shy away from discussing the difficulty of a cancer diagnosis, the dread and fear surrounding the disease, or the challenges of treatment. An invaluable resource for anyone whose family or friends have been touched by the cancers, this book shows readers how to move forward from the diagnosis and take care of the important business of living, loving, and healing. Ushering forth the latest statistics and cutting-edge research and treatments, readers gain insight into improved diagnostic tools, treatment strategies and techniques including gene therapies, and survival rates. Includes "10 Great Questions to Ask Your Doctor" and "Myths and Facts about Cancer and its Treatment" sidebars and explanatory illustrations. Also includes psychologist Dr. Jan Hittleman's answers to actual teen questions.
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|Grouped Work ID||b419270c-b445-32eb-bd4b-8839e20ce404|
|Grouping Title||it s cancer now what|
|Grouping Author||graham luke|
|Last Grouping Update||2019-08-28 20:03:08PM|
|Last Indexed||2019-10-16 00:48:51AM|
|auth_author2||Lily, Henrietta M.|
|author2-role||Lily, Henrietta M.|
|detailed_location_school||Overton High - Teen Non-Fiction|
|display_description||This book provides an overview of cancer, describing what it is, how the body fights the disease, ways to cope with a cancer diagnosis, treatments available, and more.|
|series||Teen life 411|
|series_with_volume||Teen life 411||
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It's cancer, now what? / Luke Graham and Henrietta M. Lily
It's cancer, now what? [electronic resource] / Luke Graham, Henrietta M. Lily
|title_short||It's cancer, now what?|