Synopses & Reviews
Take charge of your diagnosis and choose hope over fear
In 1984, Greg Anderson was diagnosed with stage four lung cancer. He was given only thirty days to live. Refusing to give up, he set out to find what he could learn from others who had been diagnosed as “terminal” and lived. Based on decades of research and the experiences of more than 16,000 survivors, Cancer: 50 Essential Things to Do teaches the practical, holistic action steps that can help you create wellness.
With a powerful message and proven results, this revised and updated edition also includes:
· Compelling new facts about how nutrition and activity level affect cancer cells
· Cautionary information about the risks of overtreatment
· Evidence of the benefits of Vitamin D consumption
The ground-breaking classic guide to surviving cancer?now completely updated!
Revised and updated for the first time since 1999, this invaluable guide to cancer recovery offers an easily accessible plan for patients and family members. Written by a cancer survivor, the book is an inspiring, action-oriented roadmap for those who choose to adopt a stance of hope and take charge of their diagnosis.
With penetrating insights that bring together more than two decades of scientifically supported research and experience, Anderson reveals a step-by-step holistic action plan that has been successfully employed by hundreds of thousands of cancer patients worldwide. Anderson?s message is: ?You must not simply treat illness, you must also create wellness?physically, emotionally and spiritually.?
This definitive guide, revised and updated with over 25% new material, empowers cancer patients and their loved ones to move beyond their disease. Greg Anderson, a cancer survivor, has designed this book for the recently diagnosed, those with recurring symptoms, and those who are well but have a lingering fear that the disease may strike again. Informative and inspiring, Cancer: 50 Essential Things to Do goes hand-in-hand with the patient's medical treatment and is an invaluable roadmap to recovery. Filled with practical, healing "action steps" that have been used by thousands of cancer survivors, the revised edition also contains important new information--including recently approved medical treatment options, updated cancer research, and Internet resources--geared toward making sense of the fast-changing world of cancer treatment and recovery.
About the Author
Greg Anderson is the bestselling author of six books on health and inspiration. He is the founder and chairman of the American Wellness and Cancer Conquerors Foundations, national support organizations committed to teaching patients and their families howto cope with cancer.