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Reading List


The Cancer Recovery Eating Plan; Daniel W. Nixon, MD.

What to Eat If You Have Cancer: A Guide to Adding Nutritional Therapy to Your Treatment Plan; Maureen Keane, MS & Daniella Chace, MS.


Cancer: 50 Essential Things To Do; Greg Anderson

A Cancer Battle Plan: Six Strategies for Beating Cancer From a Recovered "Hopeless Case"; Anne Frahm

The Cancer Breakthrough You've Never Heard Of; Richard A. Evans M.D.

Cancer: Increasing Your Odds for Survival - A Resource Guide for Integrating Mainstream, Alternative, and Complementary Therapies; David Bognar

Finding the Money: A Guide to Paying Your Medical Bills; Diane Tolley

Prepare for Surgery, Heal Faster: A Guide to Mind_Body Techniques; Peggy Huddleston

The Support Group Sourcebook: What They Are, How You Can Find One, and How They Can Help You; Linda L. Klein


Complimentary Mind/Body

Give the Gift of Healing: A Concise Guide to Spiritual Healing; Rosemary Altea.

Health & Healing; Andrew Weil, M.D.

Shaolin: Nei Jin Qi Gong; Peter Fenton, PhD

Spontaneous Healing; Andrew Weil, M.D.

Personal Stories

It's Not About the Bike: My Journey Back to Life; Lance Armstrong.

Autobiography of a Face; Lucy Grealy

At Face Value; Terry Healey


The Seat of the Soul; Gary Zukav

When Bad Things Happen to Good People; Harold S. Kushner


Cancer as Initiation: Surviving the Fire: A Guide for Living with Cancer for Patient, Provider, Family, or Friend; Barbara Stone

Love, Medicine, & Miracles: Lessons Learned About Self-Healing from a Surgeon's Experience with Exceptional Patients; Bernie Siegel, MD

You Gotta Keep Dancin': In the Midst of Life's Hurts, You Can Choose Joy!; Tim Hansel


For Caregivers

Caregiver's Reprieve: A Guide to Emotional Survival When You're Caring for Someone You Love; Avrene Brandt, PhD

For Children

Can I Still Kiss You?: Answering Your Children's Questions About Cancer; Neil Russell

Nowhere Hair: Explains your cancer and chemo to your kids; Sue Gladner, Edith Buenen

Because....Someone I Love Has Cancer: Kids' Activity Book; American Cancer Society

Talking with My Treehouse Friends about: An Activity Book for Children of Parents with Cancer; Peter van Dermoot

Mom Has Cancer! (Let's Talk About It); Jennifer Moore-Mallinos, Marta Fabrega


On Death and Dying

On Death and Dying: What the Dying have to Teach Doctors, Nurses, Clergy, and Their Own Families; Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

Reaching to Heaven: A Spiritual Journey Through Life and Death; James Van Praagh

The Tunnel and the Light: Essential Insights on Living and Dying; Elisabeth Kubler-Ross, MD

When Dinosaurs Die: A Guide to Understanding Death; (For Children) Laurie Brown & Marc Brown



Not Now I'm Having a No Hair Day: Humor and Healing for People with Cancer; Christine Clifford


Child Cancer

Educating the Child with Cancer: A Guide for Parents and Teachers, 2nd Edition*

*Available through The American Childhood Cancer Organization's (ACCO) website: The ACCO will allow one free book.

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