Being diagnosed as having cancer is a shock for patient, family and friends. But it is not necessarily the death sentence it used to be. Fiona Castle, widow of TV entertainer Roy Castle, provides positive, practical and emotional support and information for anyone coping with the illness.
Being diagnosed with cancer is a shock for patient, family and friends. But it is no longer necessarily the death sentence it used to be. Fiona Castle, widow of TV entertainer Roy Castle, provides a positive and informative guide aimed at anyone having to cope with the illness. She combines practical, emotional and spiritual aspects to provide resourceful and supportive help, and includes such areas as: taking it in and asking the right questions; understanding the facts and how to optimize successful treatment; how to get information and support; treatments and their side effects; living with cancer and the needs of carers; how to help yourself with complementary and alternative therapies; terminal cancer, the fears and preparations; and getting back to ordinary life.
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Fiona Castle is the widow of Roy Castle, the popular TV entertainer. She is author of Give Us This Day and No Flowers...just lots of joy and compiler of Rainbows Through the Rain. She is involved with the Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation.
Table of Contents
Part 1 Standing still: taking it in; facing the facts; support systems. Part 2 Moving on: working together; living with cancer; helping yourself. Part 3 Looking ahead: a difficult path; getting clear of cancer; into the future. Useful addresses.
Cancer's a Word, Not a Sentence by Fiona Castle
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Hodder & Stoughton General Division
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