The Caregiver’s Guide to Cancer: Compassionate Advice for Caring for You and Your Loved One (Caregiver’s Guides)
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Care for a loved one with cancer while caring for yourself
Looking after someone with cancer can be complex, overwhelming, and emotionally draining all at once. As a caregiver, you may also overlook your own well-being while you focus on your loved one. This book empowers you to be an attentive, thoughtful, and compassionate caregiver for your friend or family member with cancer. You’ll also find practical everyday advice for meeting your own physical and emotional needs while dealing with the unique challenges you face.
Understanding cancer—Learn how cancer affects the body at every stage, determine the steps that come after diagnosis, and examine cancer treatments and side effects.
Knowledge caregivers need—Find info on navigating health care, financial and legal decisions, and much more.
What to say and ask—Find questions to ask your loved one’s care team and health providers, and discover how to be an advocate in different situations.
Support your loved one while also practicing self-care with the help of this compassionate choice in caregiving and cancer books.
From the Publisher
Stage by stage guidance
Learn how cancer affects the body at every stage, understand next steps after diagnosis, and find out how your role as caregiver fits into the picture.
Health care and other decisions
Get info on navigating the health care system, possible cancer treatments and their side effects, financial and legal options you may face, and more.
Discover possible questions you may want to ask your loved one’s care team and health providers, and understand how to support and advocate for them in specific situations.
Caring for the caregiver
Find practical everyday advice for meeting your own physical and emotional needs while dealing with the unique challenges you face as a caregiver for someone with cancer.
Publisher : Rockridge Press (August 17, 2021)
Language : English
Paperback : 178 pages
ISBN-10 : 1648764193
ISBN-13 : 978-1648764196
Item Weight : 12 ounces
Dimensions : 6 x 0.48 x 9 inches