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Coping With Chemotherapy

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Sheldon Press
Coping with illness, Cancer Chemotherapy, Health & Fitness, Diet / Health / Fitness, Health/Fitness, Diseases - Cancer, Health & Fitness / Diseases / Cancer, Ge
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Open LibraryOL8304282M
ISBN 100859699498
ISBN 139780859699495
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About this Book Chemotherapy and You is written for you—someone who.

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is about to receive or is now receiving chemotherapy for cancer. Your family, friends, and others close to you may Chemotherapy (also called chemo) is a type of cancer treatment that uses drugs to destroy cancer cells.

Coping with Chemotherapy explains what the treatment is, how the drugs work, and different ways in which they can be given. It also explains how to tackle side effects such as sickness, tiredness and hair loss.

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It covers common types of eating problems and ways you can manage them. Talk with your doctor. General reading list. You and your family might find these books, booklets and websites useful. Coping with Chemotherapy. Dr Terry Priestman Sheldon Press, radiotherapy and chemotherapy. The book is designed for use by anyone working with people who have a learning disability and have been diagnosed with cancer.

Coping with chemotherapy. [Terry J Priestman] -- "Chemotherapy is one of the most widely used forms of cancer treatment book explains what the treatment is, how the drugs work, and different ways in which they can be given.

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Get this from a library. Coping with chemotherapy. [Nancy Bruning] -- A medical journalist and former chemotherapy patient offers straight forward discussions of cancer, the functions of various chemotherapeutic agents, drug side effects, treatment options, and both. Fatigue can have other causes besides chemotherapy in people with cancer — in fact, up to 96 percent of people with cancer will experience fatigue, especially during and just after cancer treatment.

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Medical journalist Bruning underwent chemotherapy herself at age 31 for breast cancer; here she lays out ""information in order to weight your options sensibly guidance so you can help your cancer specialist help you practical suggestions to make living under chemotherapy more confortable.

Coping With Chemotherapy How to take of yourself while chemotherapy takes care of the cancer Bruning This book I found still in active circulation at an unamed public library. As of this writing, it is still on the shelf. Chemotherapy Survival Guide: Coping with Cancer & Chemotherapy Treatment Side Effects*** Order paperback, get Kindle version FREE ***ABOUT THIS BOOK AND HOW IT WILL HELP YOU This bumper size book provides value, it contains two book manuscripts in one, it is a practical guide for those diagnosed with cancer, carers, anyone coping with cancer, who are about to undergo Brand: CreateSpace Publishing.

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Coping with Chemotherapy explains what the treatment is, how the Brand: John Murray Press. through chemotherapy to be a stressful time. How you cope with stress during chemotherapy is important. Studies show that people who find ways to cope with stress during chemotherapy feel better physically.

They are less tired and better able to do more of their usual daily activities as they go through treatment. The benefits of coping with.

When coping with a cancer diagnosis, families often experience a variety of changes and adjustments during the holidays and other significant events. Discussing and preparing for these changes with your children can open up dialogue, elicit questions and help you to understand what your child is feeling.

Because radiation therapy involves focusing strong beams of radioactive energy directly on the cancerous tumor and not throughout the body, most side effects occur in the immediate area where the radiation was directed. However, many cancer patients experience some level of overall fatigue, as well as skin irritation and hair loss at the treatment site.

Coping With Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma.

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Listen. Non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) is a group of cancers affecting cells called lymphocytes in the lymphatic system. When you have NHL, these cells begin to grow uncontrollably. Try to take time for yourself every day as well: read a book, take a relaxing walk, watch a movie, listen to your favorite music.

Research on coping strategies among cultural ethnic minority BCS is sparse. To address this gap, the present study sought to identify coping strategies used by Chinese- Korean- and Mexican-American BCS through the use of qualitative narratives, which highlighted the potential impact culture can play in Cited by: After undergoing chemotherapy herself, author Nancy Bruning decided to write a candid and authoritative book to fill the void of information available for patients facing this procedure.

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Here is a brief excerpt from Coping with Breast Cancer/5. A Children's Book on Coping with Cancer. After my surgery, I underwent 6 rounds of chemotherapy, which also took my hair. The book describes the possible physical side effects of cancer, and the underlying message is that no matter what mommy goes through, she.

Coping with Chemotherapy Chemotherapy Is an Individual Experience. Nutrition and Coping with Cancer Symptoms Side effects of cancer treatment may affect your eating pattern, requiring new ways to get the calories, protein and nutrients that you need.

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Nancy Bruning is the author or coauthor of more than twenty books, including The Real Vitamin & Mineral Book and The Natural Health Guide to Antioxidants. Coping with Chemotherapy WORKBOOK. This workbook is designed to be used with your Coping with Chemotherapy booklet.

It contains pages where you need to write down information about your stress management sessions. Keeping track of your progress is important. This helps you see how you are. Download Coping With Chemotherapy Ebook Free. Report. Browse more videos.

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