Ovarian Cancer Canada

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The Healing Circle

by Rob Rutledge and Timothy Walker Learn skills for healing cancer in a practical approach that is integrated with the scientific perspective of traditional medical care and healthy lifestyle habits. … Continue reading

January 24, 2016

Bearing Up with Cancer

  by Dr. Annie Smith   Bearing up with Cancer is an inspiring book, chronicling Annie Smith’s life over the 20 years after she  was first diagnosed with ovarian cancer. … Continue reading

January 24, 2016

How to Live Between Office Visits: A Guide to Life, Love and Health

by Bernie Siegel M.D. This compassionate healing guide provides readers with healthy ways to respond to life’s adversities. It features inspirational guidance for dealing with anger, pain and fear of recurrent illness. … Continue reading

January 24, 2016

Being Well (Even When You’re Sick): Mindfulness Practices for People with Cancer and Other Serious Illnesses

by Elana Rosenbaum The author presents simple techniques of mindfulness to maintain a state of well-being in the midst of serious disease. It is a process of bringing a fierce but … Continue reading

January 24, 2016

By Your Side

By Ovarian Cancer Canada This comprehensive guide to ovarian cancer is an informative companion for the woman who is newly diagnosed. Published in 2015, By Your Side describes the disease, … Continue reading

October 23, 2015

Cancer: 50 Essential Things to Do

by Greg Anderson Whether you’re newly diagnosed or facing a recurrence this guide inspires cancer patients with a roadmap to recovery. With practical steps for healing, this guide can provide … Continue reading

October 23, 2015

An O-VARY Good Cook Book

      by Ovarian Cancer Awareness Committee South Okanagan BC   ### Borrow this book by contacting Tracy Kolwich tkolwich@ovariancancer.org (phone 604-676-3431 / 1-800-749-9310) and arrange to pick up … Continue reading

October 6, 2015

Beating Ovarian Cancer: How to Overcome the Odds and Reclaim Your Life

by Chris Bledy This book is upbeat and looks beyond surgery and chemotherapy to restore vitality. The author suggests making small changes in your life to create large results. Enhance … Continue reading

June 12, 2015

Inspire Me Well: Finding Motivation to Take Control of Your Health

by Lisa Belanger Looking for inspiration to improve your health? This book features the inspirational stories of men and women who changed their lifestyle to improve their health.     ### … Continue reading

June 12, 2015

Complementary and Alternative Therapies


Research in BC

The Injustices of Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian Cancer Canada