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By Wendy Schlessel Harpham

Having this ebook on my nightstand is like having an empathetic and clever pal at my facet as I chart a brand new path after melanoma remedy. Dr. Harpham blends sensible info with the intimate realizing of a veteran. Her e-book serves as a significant other and thought on my voyage. —Ellen Hermanson, editor, Networker (National Coalition for melanoma Survivorship Newsletter)

This is the 1st ebook written by way of a physician for the layperson that addresses the drugs, the sensible concerns, and the psychosocial components of restoration after melanoma remedy. the writer a melanoma survivor herself, is aware that surviving melanoma is greater than simply killing melanoma cells and getting via remedy. sufferers needs to take care of the emotional, social, religious, and monetary fallout of a melanoma analysis. by way of assisting survivors remember that they can’t return to the place they have been ahead of melanoma, she liberates them to maneuver ahead to another, “new normal.” Writing in a reader-friendly, question-and-answer layout, Dr. Wendy Harpham addresses a variety of matters realistically but optimistically. between them are knowing the medication of reevaluation, follow-up, and prevention remedy; facing the commonest actual aftereffects of remedy; studying the best way to make judgements approximately paintings and college; in terms of family and friends; supporting young ones care for parent’s melanoma; and dealing with the practicalities of dwelling wills and coverage. an immense part on put up melanoma fatigue can be of specific curiosity to sufferers who locate that exhaustion is among the such a lot tricky issues of which they deal.

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