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Cancer Subject Guide

A pathfinder designed to educate people about cancer and potential treatments.

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Consumer Health Complete
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Consumer Health Complete™ (CHC) is designed to support patients' information needs and foster an overall understanding of health-related topics. CHC provides content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine.

Health Source: Consumer Edition
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Provides full text for nearly 280 health journals, over 1,200 health pamphlets and 20 health reference books.

World Wide Web Resources

American Cancer Society
http://www.cancer.org/docroot/home/index.asp

Association of Cancer Online Resources
www.aicr.org

Cancer Care
http://www.cancercare.org/

Cancer Prevention and Control
http://www.cdc.gov/cancer/

 
Cancer Research Institute
http://www.cancerresearch.org/

 
International Cancer Alliance
http://www.icare.org/

MedlinePlus
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/cancer.html

National Cancer Institute
http://www.cancer.gov/

Oncolink
http://oncolink.upenn.edu/

What is Cancer
http://www.embodiworks.org/

Print Resources

Reference

Cancer sourcebook for women / edited by Karen Bellenir Detroit, MI : Omnigraphics, c2010. Call # R 616.99 CA

Prostate cancer sourcebook / Detroit, MI : Omnigraphics, c2001. Call # R 616.99 PRO

Sarg, Michael J. and Gross, Ann D. The cancer dictionary New York, NY : Facts On File, c2007. Call # R 616.99 SA

Non Fiction

American Cancer Society's guide to pain control : understanding and managing cancer pain Atlanta, GA : American Cancer Society, c2004. Call # 616.0472 AM

Brown, Zora K. and Boatman, Karl H. 100 questions & answers about breast cancer  Sudbury, MA : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, c2009. Call # 616.99 BR

Chan, David Breast cancer : real questions, real answers New York, NY : Marlowe & Co., c2006. Call # 616.99 CH

Complete guide to family caregiving : the essential guide to cancer caregiving at home Atlanta, GA : American Cancer Society / Health Promotions, c2011. Call # 649.8 CO

Cukier, Daniel Coping with chemotherapy and radiation New York, NY : McGraw - Hill, c2005. Call # 616.994 CO

Feuerstein, Michael The cancer survivor's guide : the essential handbook to life after cancer New York, NY : Marlowe & Co., c2006. Call # 616.99 FE

Healy, Bernadine Living time : faith and facts to transform your cancer journey New York, NY : Bantam Books, c2007. Call # 616.99 HE

Hesketh, Robin Betrayed by nature : the war on cancer New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, c2012. Call # 616.99 HE

Johns Hopkins patients' guide to cancer in older adults / edited by Gary K. Shapiro and Ilene S. Browner Sudbury, MA : Jones & Bartlett Learning, c2012. Call # 616.99 JO

Lyss, Alan P. Chemotherapy & radiation for dummies Hoboken, NJ : Wiley, c2005. Call # 616.994 LYS

Mazzone, Peter The Cleveland Clinic guide to lung cancer New York, NY : Kaplan Pub., c2010. Call # 616.99 MA

McClay, Edward F. 100 questions & answers about melanoma and other skin cancers Boston, MA : Jones and Bartlett, c2004. Call # 616.9947 McC

Torrey, E. Fuller Surviving prostate cancer : what you need to know to make informed decisions New Haven, CT : Yale University Press, c2006. Call # 616.99 TO

Fiction

Gordimer, Nadine Get a life New York, NY : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, c2005. Call # F GOR

Hunt, Angela Elwell A time to mend New York, NY : Steeple Hill, c2006. Call # F HUN

Lukasik, Gail Destroying angels Waterville, ME : Five Star, c2006. Call # F LUK

Sims, Stacy Swimming naked New York, NY : Viking, c2004. Call # F SIM

News

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Educational Videos

Cancer stories [videorecording] Worcester, Pa. : Distributed by Vision Video, c2009. Call # DVD 362.196 CAN

Successfully preparing for cancer radiation a guided imagery and subliminal program [videorecording] Las Vegas, NV : Body & Mind, c2007. Call # DVD 616.99 SUC

Subject Keywords

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Cancer Alternative Treatment

Cancer Breast Popular Works

Cancer Diet Therapy

Cancer Patients Biography

Cancer Prostate Popular Works

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