Autonomous Stem Cell Transplants: A Handbook for Patients by Susan K. Stewart

Below is a list of topics covered in this book, available at the Don and Cathy Jacobs Health Education Library at the University of Kentucky.

  1. History of Transplantation
  2. Nuts and Bolts: An Introduction to Transplantation
  3. Choosing a Transplant Center
  4. Insurance and Fundraising
  5. Emotional Challenge
  6. When Your Child Needs a Transplant
  7. Preparative Regimen
  8. Infection
  9. Liver Complication
  10. Nutrition
  11. Relieving Pain
  12. Caregiving
  13. Sexuality after Transplant
  14. Family Planning
  15. Planning for Survivorship

Appendices

A: About Blood Cells

B. Understanding Blood Tests

Glossary of Terms

Index

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Bone Marrow and Blood Stem Cell Transplants: A Guide for Patients and Their Loved Ones by Susan K. Stewart

Below is the list of topics covered in this book, available at the Don and Cathy Jacobs Health Education Center at the University of Kentucky.

  1. History of Transplantation
  2. Nuts and Bolts: An Introduction to Transplantation
  3. Choosing a Transplant Center
  4. Finding a donor
  5. Being a donor
  6. Insurance and Fundraising
  7. Emotional Challenges
  8. When Your Child Needs a Transplant
  9. Preparative Regimen
  10. Graft vs. Host Disease
  11. Infection
  12. Liver Complications
  13. Nutrition
  14. Relieving Pain
  15. Caregiving
  16. Sexuality After Transplant
  17. Family Planning
  18. Planning for Survivorship

Appendices

A. About Blood Cells

B. Understanding Transplants

Glossary of terms

Index

Pay It Forward

 

After Cancer Care: The Definitive Self-Care Guide to Getting and Staying Well For Patients After Cancer by Gerald M. Lemole, M.D, Pallav K. Mehta, M.D, & Dwight L. McKee, M.D

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Below is the list of topics covered in this book, available at the Don and Cathy Jacobs Health Education Center at the University of Kentucky.

Introduction

Part 1: Thriving Post-Cancer

  1. “What Now?”
  2. “See you in six months.”
  3. Cancer Rehab

Part 2:Physical Health

  1. Epigenetics
  2. Diet and Nutrition
  3. Exercise
  4. Avoiding Toxins
  5. Cancer Protocols

Part 3: Emotional Health

  1. Stress and Mental Health
  2. Stress-Management Techniques
  3. Creating a Support System
  4. Finding Your Balance

Conclusion

After Cancer Care Recipes

Endnotes

Resources

Before and After Cancer Treatment: Heal Faster, Better, Stronger by Julie K. Silver, MD

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Provides recommendations on diet and exercise during cancer treatment from an Oncology doctor who is also a cancer survivor.

Below is the list of topics covered in this book, available at the Don and Cathy Jacobs Health Education Center at the University of Kentucky.

Chapter 1: Get Your Life Back on Track

Chapter 2: Understand Physical Healing

Chapter 3: Dare to Dream Again

Chapter 4: Prioritize What You Do and Pace Yourself

Chapter 5: Seek Help from Conventional Medicine

Chapter 6: Explore Eastern and other Medicine Systems

Chapter 7: Dance, Skip and Walk: Exercise your way back to health

Chapter 8: Nourish Your Body

Chapter 9: Fight Fatigue

Chapter 10: Ease Your Pain

Chapter 11: Monitor Your Mood

Chapter 12: Tap Into Your Spirituality

Chapter 13: Love and Be Loved

Chapter 14: Surmount Setbacks

Chapter 15: Look What’s On the Horizon

Afterward