• Title: Living Beyond Breast Cancer: A Survivor's Guide for When Treatment Ends and the Rest of Your Life Begins
  • Author: Ellen Weiss, Marisa Weiss
  • Released: 1998-09-14
  • Language: English
  • Pages: 544
  • ISBN: 0812930665
  • ISBN13: 978-0812930665
  • ASIN: 0812930665
"Breast cancer is never completely over," says author Marisa C. Weiss, M.D., a radiation oncologist. Even when x-rays are negative and doctors proclaim remission, breast-cancer survivors often suffer from continued health problems along with elevated levels of anxiety, and the specter of recurrence is just a small part of the picture.

Living Beyond Breast Cancer: A Survivor's Guide for When Treatment Ends and the Rest of Your Life Begins has won endorsements from both Bernie Siegel and former surgeon general C. Everett Koop. It deftly and with compassion maps out a guide for going back to a "normal" life: for handling fears of recurrence and worries that family members will develop breast cancer and for managing physical posttreatment problems, including the lingering side effects of radiation, fertility difficulties, changes in sex drive, and feelings of unattractiveness.

Living Beyond Breast Cancer is comprehensive--at more than 500 pages, it has the room to thoroughly cover pain control and medication, genetic testing, weight management, hormone and tamoxifen therapy, alternative treatments such as traditional Chinese medicine, breast reconstruction, and the various tests for recurrence, from PET and CAT scans to MRIs and blood testing for cancer markers. It's also a superb reference for emotional issues, from depression and generalized anxiety to insecurities about reentering the job market and revealing the cancer experience to coworkers. Weiss includes many quotes from breast-cancer survivors, so readers know they're not alone. The extensive resources and excellent index add to this book's immense helpfulness. --Erica Jorgensen --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

From the Publisher "An extremely useful source of information for living."
--Bernie S. Siegel, M.D., author of Love, Medicine & Miracles

"This upbeat self-help manual for women making the transition from breast cancer patient to survivor captures the broad range of challenges that women experience after treatment ends. The book provides practical solutions to common problems as well as sensitive discussion of important feelings. I am looking forward to recommending this book to my patients."
--Patricia A. Ganz, M.D., professor, UCLA Schools of Medicine and Public Health, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

When I needed a new brush my best friend told me about Smartbrush. I gave it a try and was completely thrilled!

Ashlynne Butler
Chico, Texas

Why Smartbrush?

Integrated

Smartbrush is easy to use, no matter who you are.

Tough

Welcome to the next generation of tough insight and engagement.

Simple

Find out what people are saying using our simple tools.

Definitely recommended. Great experience, which gave us a better perspective and helped to solve several business problems.

Annie Schreiter
Twentynine Palms, California

Meet the Smartbrush team

Juan Pablo Montoya

Rene Sayre

Retail Support

Kyle Zimmerman

Leeann Morris

Engineering

Cheryl Collins

Jared Sengupta

Fulfillment

Juan Pablo Montoya

Owen Keasler

CEO

Kyle Zimmerman

Justin Whitley

Frontend Developer

Cheryl Collins

Jorge Horwat

Full Stack Developer

Smartbrush was very useful not only in case of our project but just good basis for every business we would start in the future.

Madison Voigt
Pleasant Groves, Alabama

Proudly Partenering With

Získejte registraci domén s tld .online, .space, .store, .tech zdarma!
Stačí si k jedné z těchto domén vybrat hosting Plus nebo Mega a registraci domény od nás dostanete za 0 Kč!
Objednat