Cover of: Cancer in the community | Martha Levittan Balshem Read Online
Share

Cancer in the community class and medical authority by Martha Levittan Balshem

  • 920 Want to read
  • ·
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Smithsonian Institution Press in Washington .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Pennsylvania,
  • Philadelphia.

Subjects:

  • Cancer -- Prevention -- Social aspects.,
  • Health education -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.,
  • Health education -- Social aspects.,
  • Health education -- Political aspects.,
  • Social medicine.,
  • Cancer -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.,
  • Health Education.,
  • Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice.,
  • Neoplasms -- psychology.,
  • Social Perception.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [157]-169) and index.

StatementMartha Balshem.
SeriesSmithsonian series in ethnographic inquiry
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRA645.C3 B35 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 174 p. :
Number of Pages174
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1741995M
ISBN 101560982500, 1560982519
LC Control Number92048963

Download Cancer in the community

PDF EPUB FB2 MOBI RTF

  Cancer*Care* HOPE () Collaborative wwworg. American Cancer Society U.S. Administration on Aging The United Way (find your local United Way at ) These important agencies can guide you to resources in your local community.   The helplessness and inability to put feelings into words – or actions – expressed by the cancer patient’s community is also felt by the patient himself. There is a real need for a way to make sense out of what is happening — and that is where inspirational books for cancer patients and their families can provide a real lifeline. The American Cancer Society creates and publishes books to help people navigate the cancer experience when it touches their lives or members of their family. Find books on cancer .   Stay tuned for our next book round-up – this time with helpful books for teens affected by cancer. For books about cancer for adults, view our entire Cancer Books range here → Published on Septem Updated on Octo

Community Healthbook lets individuals and community groups report and review health related concerns and community environmental issues by geographic area and health related topic.. Ten years ago, Erin began mapping issues reported to her by You, The People. Over that period, thousands of you have shared your local concerns for family, neighbors, and coworkers. Cancer Support Community is a (c)3 charitable organization. Find Your Location. Become a part of our caring and supportive community today. Connect Digitally. Connect to Your Online Community. Easily connect with your caregivers, friends, family, and others. Join the Cancer Experience Registry. Discover the best Cancer in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers. Discover trusted ways to self-manage your symptoms and side effects. 90% of our community recommend Live Better With to a friend or loved one living with cancer How We Can Help Try Live Better With Starting from £ per week, first week free.

As the largest professionally led nonprofit network of cancer support worldwide, the Cancer Support Community (CSC) is dedicated to ensuring that all people impacted by cancer are empowered by knowledge, strengthened by action and sustained by community. CSC achieves its mission through three areas: direct service delivery, research and advocacy. The book covers how cancer is diagnosed, treated and managed day to day. Coping with Chemotherapy. Dr Terry Priestman Sheldon Press, ISBN Gives information about chemotherapy, its side effects, and how to cope with them. Also discusses the effect of chemotherapy on everyday life, including tiredness, sex life and fertility. Diagnosed with breast cancer three days before Christmas, Mabuni didn't know how she'd tell her family. Providing an honest look at what it's like to have this disease and battle it, she offers advice on how to support a loved one through treatment, know that God is present, and maintain a hopeful perspective. Warrior in Pink: A Story of Cancer, Community, and the God Who Comforts. Cancer Support Community is an international nonprofit dedicated to providing support, education, and hope to people affected by cancer. They provide support services through a network of professionally-led community-based centers, hospitals, community oncology practices, and online.