The silver lining : a supportive and insightful guide to breast cancer / Hollye Jacobs, RN, MS, MSW ; photographs by Elizabeth Messina.
- ISBN: 9781476763507
- ISBN: 147676350X
- ISBN: 9781476743714 (trade pbk. original)
- ISBN: 1476743711 (trade pbk. original)
- Description: xiii, 271 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
- Publisher: New York : Atria Paperback, 
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|General Note:|| Includes index.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (pages 258-259) and index.
|Contents Note:|| Introduction -- How to use this book -- An interruption: the breast cancer diagnosis -- Children always know: communicating with children about a cancer diagnosis -- Lost & found: navigating the surgical experience -- Chemo sobby: the experience of chemotherapy -- Isolation island: the emotional impact of cancer treatment -- Radiation cloud: understanding radiation treatment from simulation to graduations -- Sustenance & soulfulness: nutritional & complementary therapies to help with treatment -- Recovery rhythms: how to handle the ebb & flow when treatment ends -- After: what life after cancer treatment looks like -- Conclusion.
|Summary:|| The author draws on her experiences as both a nurse and a patient with breast cancer to share positive insight.
Jacobs was trained as a clinician to heal. In her role as patient, the healing process became personal. In describing her personal experiences-- diagnosis, treatment, side effects, and recovery-- she provides a practical, supportive resource for anyone whose life has been touched by breast cancer.
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