Below is a list of topics discussed in this book, available at the Don and Cathy Jacobs Health Education Center at the University of Kentucky.
Introduction: How to use this book to your benefit
Chapter 1: First steps: I’ve been diagnosed with colon cancer
Chapter 2: My Team: Your treatment team
Chapter 3: Taking Action: Comprehensive treatment considerations
Chapter 4: Be prepared: The side effects of treatment
Chapter 5: Straight talk: Communication with family, friends and coworkers
Chapter 6: Maintaining Balance: Work and life during treatment
Chapter 7:Surviving Colorectal cancer: Re-engaging in mind and body health after treatment
Chapter 8: Managing risk: What if my cancer comes back?
Chapter 9: My Cancer isn’t curable-What now?
Chapter 10: Trusted resources: Finding more infromation about colorectal cancer and its treatment
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