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Three Cancers in Ten Months: When Doctor Becomes Caregiver

RM 34.90

Three Cancers in Ten Months: When Doctor Becomes Caregiver

RM 34.90

If you or a loved one has cancer, this book that presents unique personal insights and experiences from a physician whose family was struck with three different types of cancers in ten months, in the hopes of helping others grapple with and overcome the many issues that patients and their caregivers face.
This book that presents unique personal insights and experiences from a physician whose family was struck with cancer three times in ten months, will help you grapple with and overcome the many issues that patients and their caregivers face.
Soft Cover (Paperback), 8″x5″ (208 pages)
ISBN: 978-967-15014-0-5

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Description

This book describes the experiences of author, who is a physician, managed his wife, father, and father-in-law who were afflicted with different types cancer. Since all three cancers are unique, from their diagnosis to treatment options and outcomes, the book summarizes most of the issues involved in dealing with these types of cancer.

Readers will learn much about handling these three different cancers from the perspective of a physician.  Some of his opinions are backed by research. Since all three cancers are unique, from their diagnosis to treatment options and outcomes, the book summarizes most of the issues involved in dealing with these types of cancer.

Issues covered include:

  • Handling biopsy
  • Handling an abundance of information
  • Our important role as patients
  • Handling loved one during chemotherapy
  • Being productive with your loved one and yourself
  • Thing to say or do when dealing with cancer patients and their caregivers
  • Thing to say or do when dealing with cancer patients and their caregiversIssues with
  • Issues with non-presription drugs (Supplements)
  • Real understanding of palliative medicine and late stage cancers
  • Sharing issues dealt with after the cancers
  • and more..

Book Contents

Prologue: Why This Book Was Written
Chapter 1: I Am a Physician, Yet I Am Not Prepared
Chapter 2: Three Cancers in Ten Months
Chapter 3: The Pain of Biopsy
Chapter 4: An Abundance of Information
Chapter 5: Let’s Gear Up as Patients
Chapter 6: Paper Trails . . . Let’s Make It Right
Chapter 7: Our Battle with Chemotherapy
Chapter 8: Creating Time for your Loved One and Yourself
Chapter 9: Please Understand Us, the Caregivers
Chapter 10: Resentment and Acceptance of Supplements
Chapter 11: Palliative and Stage IV Do Not Mean Giving Up
Chapter 12: Things I Needed from Friends
Chapter 13: Our Life after the Three Cancers
Chapter 14: Last Thoughts on Cancer

Additional information

Weight 215 g
Dimensions 20.5 × 13 × 1.5 cm
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