Miracle Survivors

Miracle Survivors

Beating the Odds of Incurable Cancer

eBook - 2014
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If you have received an incurable cancer diagnosis, hearing about someone “who made it" is like spotting a rescue ship when you're drowning in a stormy sea. Miracle Survivors provides that lifeline with a collection of stories of cancer survivors who were given a terminal diagnosis but shocked everyone by thriving years past their prognoses. These “miracle survivors" have different cancers and circumstances, but share a poor prognosis and incredible drive to overcome it.After being diagnosed with stage IV breast cancer, award-winning author and blogger Tami Boehmer decided she and others like.
Publisher: New York : Skyhorse Publishing, 2014.
ISBN: 9781632200488
1632200481
Characteristics: 1 online resource (283 p.)
Contents: 25. Writing Hope in the Sand: Suzanne Lindley.26. Self-Care Is Job Number One: Terri Dilts.; 27. Cancer-Related Resources
12. A Stage Is for Tap Dancing: Glenine Gregory-Ryan.13. The Power of Positivity: Greg Cantwell.; 14. Everything Happens for a Reason: Heather Rodriguez.; 15. Filling My Cup: Heidi Bright.; 16. Driven to Thrive: Ken Falhaber.; 17. No Expiration Date: Krysti Hughett.; 18. Invent Your Own Miracle: Laurie Beck.; 19. Adventures at Camp Chemo: Lynda DeWitt.; 20. Lifelines to Cancer Survival: Mark Roby.; 21. Don't Stop Believing: Mark Williams.; 22. Becoming Friends with My Cancer: Nancy Simpson.; 23. Getting in the Ring with Cancer: Peter Devereaux.; 24. A Rare Calling: Susan Thornton.
Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; In Memory of; Acknowledgements; Table of Contents; 1. A Word from Bernie Siegel, MD; 2. Introduction by Dave deBronkart, (AKA e-Patient Dave); 3. Foreword by Curtis Ellsworth Salgado; 4. The Common Attributes of "Miracle Survivors"; 5. My Story: Tami Boehmer.; 6. Turning Triple-Negative Into a Positive: Brenda Beguin.; 7. The Miracle Kid: Brittany Ross.; 8. Still Making It Work ... Sixteen Years Later: Carole Kubrin.; 9. Breaking Down Barriers: Dakota Neal.; 10. Helping and Healing: Dikla Benzeevi.; 11. Going with the Flow: Flo Singer.
Summary: If you have received an incurable cancer diagnosis, hearing about someone “who made it" is like spotting a rescue ship when you're drowning in a stormy sea. Miracle Survivors provides that lifeline with a collection of stories of cancer survivors who were given a terminal diagnosis but shocked everyone by thriving years past their prognoses. These “miracle survivors" have different cancers and circumstances, but share a poor prognosis and incredible drive to overcome it.After being diagnosed with stage IV breast cancer, award-winning author and blogger Tami Boehmer decided she and others like.

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