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Women Confront Cancer free pdf Uniting the voices of American women who have breast, cervical, ovarian and other cancers, this volume documents the decision process, the choices and the dilemmas they faced as they chose alternative and and complementary treatments. All those featured describe how and why they ovarian and other cancers, this volume documents the decision process, the choices and the dilemmas they faced as they chose alternative and complementary treatments. All those featured describe how and why they created treatment programmes that combine the best of conventional and unconventional approaches, and how it has improved their health and their lives. A call for patients' rights, for policy reform in cancer research, and for better information about both conventional and alternative medicine, the book aims to provide inspiration for women who have cancer and to help them to create their own approach to healing. All those featured describe how and why they created treatment programmes that combine the best of conventional and unconventional approaches, and how it has improved their health and their lives. A call for patients' rights, for policy reform in cancer research, and for better information about both conventional and alternative medicine, the book aims to provide inspiration for women who have cancer and to help them to create their own approach to healing.

About Margaret J. Wooddell

Margaret J. Wooddell was a research biochemist for Burroughs Wellcome Company. She is a doctoral candidate at Rensselar Polytechnic Institute. David J. Hess is Professor of Anthropology in the Science and Technology Studies Department at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. His books include Science Studies: An Advanced Introduction (also available from NYU Press), Science in the New Age and Science and Technology in a Multicultural World.

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Author : Margaret J. Wooddell
Publisher : New York University Press
Data Published : 30 September 1998
ISBN : 0814735878
EAN : 9780814735879
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 288 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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