Woman to Woman: A Handbook for Women Newly Diagnosed with Breast Cancer

Author(s): Hester Hill Schnipper & Joan Feinberg Berns

Health & Healing

No woman wants to hear the diagnosis of breast cancer. But now the voices of experience--women who have survived breast cancer-come together in this book to help you cope with the disturbing news and the emotions that go with it. Here are compassionate thoughts and advice from survivors aimed at making the first steps on your journey to recovery a positive one. Realizing that you are suddenly faced with overwhelming decisions and important choices, your "sisters" in the breast cancer experience offer the help you need when you are first diagnosed, as well as essential information on taking the next steps to recovery.

Woman to Woman provides the essential information you're looking for, including how to find the right doctor and understand the treatment options available to you. It also gives important tips concerning:

How to take care of yourself emotionally


How to make informed decisions about surgery, radiation,chemotherapy, and drugs such as tarnoxifen


Where to get help when you need it


0 Planning your hospital stay


Where to look for support during your recovery


Sharing your feelings with your partner


Single women's concerns


Family considerations, including children, from pre-school to adult


And much more!


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Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780380806324
  • : Avon Books
  • : Avon Books
  • : October 1999
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 146
  • : English
  • : Hester Hill Schnipper & Joan Feinberg Berns