9 valuable books for cancer treatment, care, & survival

A Listmania! list by Karen A. McWhirt "Author of Together We Will Win" (USA)
The list author says: "Are you a cancer treatment specialist, patient, or caretaker? Below are 9 books to help you better understand your patient, your treatment, your loved one fighting cancer, and the cancer itself."
It's Not About the Bike: My Journey Back to Life
1.  It's Not About the Bike: My Journey Back to Life by Lance Armstrong
The list author says:
  "No athelete has acheived so much after almost dying of testicular cancer. Lance Armstrong's story will inspire anyone fighting cancer to keep a strong outlook through the agonies of chemotherapy."
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Life Over Cancer: The Block Center Program for Integrative Cancer Treatment
2.  Life Over Cancer: The Block Center Program for Integrative Cancer Treatment by Keith Block
The list author says:
  "This is a widely reviewed and highly recommended book. Dr. Block is said to be a pioneer of integrative oncology with decades of experience in research and treatment. His work is appreciated by oncology professionals and lay-people, alike."
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Oncology Nursing Secrets, 3e
3.  Oncology Nursing Secrets, 3e by Rose A. Gates RN MSN CNS NP PhD(c)
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  "Nurses love this book. The valuable information is clear, accurate, well organized, comprehensive, and easy to referrence throughout the book."
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What to Eat During Cancer Treatment: 100 Great-Tasting, Family-Friendly Recipes to Help You Cope
4.  What to Eat During Cancer Treatment: 100 Great-Tasting, Family-Friendly Recipes to Help You Cope by Jeanne Besser
The list author says:
  "This well recommended book is full of easy recipies with common foods to help ease the side effects of treatment. Categorized by side effect so you know what to eat, makes for easier meal decisions."
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Help Me Live: 20 Things People with Cancer Want You to Know
5.  Help Me Live: 20 Things People with Cancer Want You to Know by Lori Hope
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  "The book's title says it all. If you care for or about someone who has cancer, read this book."
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Coping with Chemotherapy: Compassionate Advice and Authoritative Information from a Chemotherapy Survivor
6.  Coping with Chemotherapy: Compassionate Advice and Authoritative Information from a Chemotherapy Survivor by Nancy Bruning
The list author says:
  "The author gives basic, factual explanations of cancer and treatment, and covers the physical & emotional aspects of them as well."
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Cancer on Five Dollars a Day (chemo not included): How Humor Got Me Through the Toughest Journey of My Life
7.  Cancer on Five Dollars a Day (chemo not included): How Humor Got Me Through the Toughest Journey of My Life by Alan Eisenstock
The list author says:
  "Robert tells a humorous story, but the serious aspects of his experience with cancer and treatment are informative, heart-tugging, and cautionary."
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One Lump or Two?: A Humourous Story of One Man's Fight Against Testicular Cancer
8.  One Lump or Two?: A Humourous Story of One Man's Fight Against Testicular Cancer by Darren Couchman
The list author says:
  "His humor sustained him during his own cancer treatment, and his book is full of funny anecdotes to prove it. Now cancer free, Darren's efforts turn to warning other men about testicular cancer, the most common cancer in young men."
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Frequently Asked Questions about Testicular Cancer (FAQ: Teen Life)
9.  Frequently Asked Questions about Testicular Cancer (FAQ: Teen Life) by Paula Johanson
The list author says:
  "Help the young men in your life understand this most common cancer threat in their age group. Enlightening and informative."
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Karen A. McWhirt "Author of Together We Will Win" (USA)
Qualifications: Author of "Together We Will Win," endorsed by oncologists & survivors
Last updated: 1/12/11
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