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  • Anticancer : a new way of life

    Anticancer : a new way of life2008

    by David Servan-Schreiber

    (4,399)

    Summary: A radical synthesis of science and personal experience that advocates a sea change in the way we understand and confront cancer.

    BOOK

    Call #: 616.99 SER

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  • This star won't go out : the life and words of Esther Grace Earl

    This star won't go out : the life and words of Esther Grace Earl2014

    by Esther Earl

    (15,373)

    Summary: "A memoir told through the journals, letters, and stories of young cancer patient Esther Earl."-- Provided by publisher.

    BOOK

    Call #: B EARL YA

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  • The cancer whisperer : finding courage, direction, and the unlikely gifts of cancer

    The cancer whisperer : finding courage, direction, and the unlikely gifts of cancer2017

    by Sophie Sabbage

    (148)

    Summary: Sabbage was forty-eight years old and happily married with a four-year old daughter when she was diagnosed with late-stage lung cancer. Since then, she's been on a remarkable journey of healing and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 616.994 SAB

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • The cancer chronicles : unlocking medicine's deepest mystery

    The cancer chronicles : unlocking medicine's deepest mystery2013

    by George Johnson

    (909)

    BOOK

    Call #: 616.994 JOH

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • The cancer lifeline cookbook : good nutrition, recipes, and resources to optimize the lives of people living with cancer

    The cancer lifeline cookbook : good nutrition, recipes, and resources to optimize the lives of people living with cancer2004

    by Kimberly Mathai

    (17)

    BOOK

    Call #: 641.5631 MAT

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • American Cancer Society complete guide to family caregiving [downloadable ebook] / the essential guide to cancer caregiving at home

    American Cancer Society complete guide to family caregiving / the essential guide to cancer caregiving at home2011

    (2)

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  • A world without cancer [downloadable audiobook] / the making of a new cure and the real promise of prevention

    A world without cancer / the making of a new cure and the real promise of prevention2012

    by Margaret Cuomo I

    Summary: A provocative and surprising investigation into the ways that profit, personalities, and politics obstruct real progress in the war on cancer--and one doctor's passionate call to action. Through an...  more »

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  • Prostate cancer and the man you love : supporting and caring for your partner

    Prostate cancer and the man you love : supporting and caring for your partner2012

    by Anne Katz

    (5)

    Summary: Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in men after skin cancer. It is highly curable; only 11% of cancer deaths are due to prostate cancer. While prostate cancer is a couples'...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 616.9946 KAT

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • The Philadelphia chromosome [downloadable ebook] / a mutant gene and the quest to cure cancer at the genetic level

    The Philadelphia chromosome / a mutant gene and the quest to cure cancer at the genetic level2013

    by Jessica Wapner

    (749)

    Summary: This work focuses on what is widely viewed as the 'poster child' of rational drug development in the cancer research world. The history of the founding of a genetic mutant chromosome in the...  more »

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  • Radical remission : surviving cancer against all odds

    Radical remission : surviving cancer against all odds2014

    by Kelly A Turner

    (1,270)

    Summary: "In her groundbreaking and inspiring book, Radical Remission: Surviving Cancer Against All Odds, Dr. Kelly A. Turner, founder of the Radical Remission Project, uncovers nine factors that can lead to...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 616.994 TUR

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Chicken soup for the cancer survivor's soul [downloadable ebook] / 101 healing stories about those who have survived cancer

    Chicken soup for the cancer survivor's soul / 101 healing stories about those who have survived cancer1996

    (223)

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  • The Mayo Clinic breast cancer book

    The Mayo Clinic breast cancer book2012

    (51)

    Summary: Covers all aspects of breast cancer, including prevention, diagnosis, treatment, medication, alternative remedies, coping mechanisms, and communicating with children.

    BOOK

    Call #: 616.994 MAY

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  • Dying to be me [downloadable ebook] / my journey from cancer, to near death, to true healing

    Dying to be me / my journey from cancer, to near death, to true healing2012

    by Anita Moorjani

    (11,539)

    Summary: "In this truly inspirational memoir, Anita Moorjani relates how, after fighting cancer for almost four years, her body--overwhelmed by the malignant cells spreading throughout her system--began...  more »

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  • Dying to be me : my journey from cancer, to near death, to true healing

    Dying to be me : my journey from cancer, to near death, to true healing2012

    by Anita Moorjani

    (11,538)

    Summary: "In this truly inspirational memoir, Anita Moorjani relates how, after fighting cancer for almost four years, her body--overwhelmed by the malignant cells spreading throughout her system--began...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 616.994 MOO

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Knockout : interviews with doctors who are curing cancer-- and how to prevent getting it in the first place

    Knockout : interviews with doctors who are curing cancer-- and how to prevent getting it in the first place2009

    by Suzanne Somers

    (639)

    Summary: In this no-nonsense book, bestselling author Somers takes on the $200 billion cancer business, explaining why it is hurting rather than helping people. She interviews cutting-edge doctors who are...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 616.994 SOM

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  • Knockout [downloadable ebook] / interviews with doctors who are curing-and how to prevent getting it in the first place

    Knockout / interviews with doctors who are curing-and how to prevent getting it in the first place2009

    by Suzanne Somers

    (639)

    Summary: In this no-nonsense book, bestselling author Somers takes on the $200 billion cancer business, explaining why it is hurting rather than helping people. She interviews cutting-edge doctors who are...  more »

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  • The wizard's dilemma [downloadable ebook]

    The wizard's dilemma2002

    by Diane Duane

    (7,921)

    Summary: Teenage wizard Nita travels to other universes to find a cure for her mother who has brain cancer.

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  • The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks [downloadable ebook]

    The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks2010

    by Rebecca Skloot

    (590,836)

    Summary: Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor Southern tobacco farmer, yet her cells--taken without her knowledge--became one of the most important tools in medicine....  more »

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  • The language inside [downloadable ebook]

    The language inside2013

    by Holly Thompson

    (1,320)

    Summary: Raised in Japan, American-born tenth-grader Emma is disconcerted by a move to Massachusetts for her mother's breast cancer treatment, because half of Emma's heart remains with her friends recovering from the tsunami.

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  • The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks

    The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks2010

    by Rebecca Skloot

    (590,869)

    Summary: Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor Southern tobacco farmer, yet her cells--taken without her knowledge--became one of the most important tools in medicine....  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 616.027 SKL

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks [CD book]

    The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks2010

    by Rebecca Skloot (read by Cassandra Campbell)

    (590,811)

    Summary: Documents the story of how scientists took cells from an unsuspecting descendant of freed slaves and created a human cell line that has been kept alive indefinitely, enabling discoveries in such...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 616.027 SKL

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks [downloadable audiobook]

    The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks2010

    by Rebecca Skloot

    (590,836)

    Summary: Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor Southern tobacco farmer who worked the same land as her slave ancestors, yet her cells--taken without her...  more »

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  • The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks

    The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks2011

    by Rebecca Skloot

    (587,652)

    Summary: Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor Southern tobacco farmer, yet her cells--taken without her knowledge--became one of the most important tools in medicine....  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB 616.027 SKL

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  • The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks [large print]

    The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks2011

    by Rebecca Skloot

    (590,659)

    Summary: Documents the story of how scientists took cells from an unsuspecting descendant of freed slaves and created a human cell line that has been kept alive indefinitely, enabling discoveries in such...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: LP 616.027 SKL

    copies in: 2 of 2 details

  • The end of your life book club [large print]

    The end of your life book club2013

    by Will Schwalbe

    (50,377)

    Summary: The inspiring story of a son and his dying mother, who form a "book club" that brings them together as her life comes to a close.

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: LP 616.994 SCH

    Location: Large Print Nonfiction

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  • Brett McCarthy [downloadable ebook] / work in progress

    Brett McCarthy / work in progress2008

    by Maria Padian

    (207)

    Summary: Eighth-grader Brett McCarthy--once good student and best-friend-to-Diane, now suspended and friendless--faces school and family troubles as she grapples with her redefined life.

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  • The foremost good fortune [downloadable ebook]

    The foremost good fortune2011

    by Susan Conley

    (977)

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  • Notes from the dog [downloadable ebook]

    Notes from the dog2009

    by Gary Paulsen

    (2,112)

    Summary: When Johanna shows up at the beginning of summer to house-sit next door to Finn, he has no idea of the profound effect she will have on his life by the time summer vacation is over.

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  • Just one wish [downloadable ebook]

    Just one wish2009

    by Janette Rallison

    (10,124)

    Summary: Seventeen-year-old Annika tries to cheer up her little brother Jeremy before his surgery to remove a cancerous tumor by bringing home his favorite television actor, Steve Raleigh, the star of "Teen Robin Hood."

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  • Hope was here [downloadable audiobook]

    Hope was here2007

    by Joan Bauer

    (19,429)

    Summary: Food is in sixteen-year-old Hope's blood. With her aunt Addie, diner cook extraordinaire, she's traveled the States and honed her waitressing skills, impressing hungry people everywhere. But...  more »

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  • The end of your life book club [downloadable ebook]

    The end of your life book club2012

    by Will Schwalbe

    (50,413)

    Summary: The inspiring story of a son and his dying mother, who form a "book club" that brings them together as her life comes to a close.
  • The end of your life book club [CD book]

    The end of your life book club2012

    by Will Schwalbe (read by Jeff Harding)

    (50,406)

    Summary: The inspiring story of a son and his dying mother, who form a "book club" that brings them together as her life comes to a close.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 616.994 SCH

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The end of your life book club

    The end of your life book club2012

    by Will Schwalbe

    (50,414)

    Summary: The inspiring story of a son and his dying mother, who form a "book club" that brings them together as her life comes to a close.

    BOOK

    Call #: 616.994 SCH

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The end of your life book club [downloadable audiobook]

    The end of your life book club2012

    by Will Schwalbe

    (50,406)

    Summary: The inspiring story of a son and his dying mother, who form a "book club" that brings them together as her life comes to a close. Mary Anne Schwalbe is waiting for her chemotherapy treatments when...  more »

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  • The end of your life book club [large print]

    The end of your life book club2012

    by Will Schwalbe

    (50,402)

    Summary: The inspiring story of a son and his dying mother, who form a "book club" that brings them together as her life comes to a close.

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: LP 616.994 SCH

    Location: Large Print Nonfiction

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  • Cancer [DVD] : the emperor of all maladies

    Cancer : the emperor of all maladies2015

    Summary: Presents a history of cancer, from ancient times to the present day. Includes stories of contemporary patients and examines the latest scientific research which might indicate that we are on the brink of a lasting cure.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 616.994 CAN

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • The undying : pain, vulnerability, mortality, medicine, art, time, dreams, data, exhaustion, cancer, and care

    The undying : pain, vulnerability, mortality, medicine, art, time, dreams, data, exhaustion, cancer, and care2019

    by Anne Boyer

    (1,400)

    Summary: A week after her forty-first birthday, poet Anne Boyer was diagnosed with highly aggressive triple-negative breast cancer. For a single mother living paycheck to paycheck who had always been the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 616.99449 BOY

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The great prostate hoax : how big medicine hijacked the PSA test and caused a public health disaster

    The great prostate hoax : how big medicine hijacked the PSA test and caused a public health disaster2014

    by Richard J Ablin

    (56)

    Summary: Reveals how fear-based and inaccurate testing is resulting in unnecessary high-risk surgeries, arguing that the PSA test was never intended for prostate cancer screening.

    BOOK

    Call #: 616.9946 ABL

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Everything happens for a reason : and other lies I've loved

    Everything happens for a reason : and other lies I've loved2018

    by Kate Bowler

    (26,830)

    Summary: Kate Bowler is a professor at Duke Divinity School with a modest Christian upbringing, but she specializes in the study of the prosperity gospel, a creed that sees fortune as a blessing from God and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 616.9943 BOW

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Everything happens for a reason [eBook] : and other lies I've loved

    Everything happens for a reason : and other lies I've loved2018

    by Kate Bowler

    (26,491)

    Summary: Kate Bowler is a professor at Duke Divinity School with a modest Christian upbringing, but she specializes in the study of the prosperity gospel, a creed that sees fortune as a blessing from God and...  more »

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