Living Time: Faith and Facts to Transform Your Cancer Journey
Living Time is at once a personal odyssey, an intimate doctor-patient communication, and a prescriptive guide for patients and their families. Writing with wit and humility, Dr. Bernadine Healy shares the hard-won insights that transformed her own struggle with a deadly cancer more than seven years ago, affirming her identity as patient and doctor with the many who share t...more
Paperback, 352 pages
Published March 25th 2008 by Bantam
(first published January 1st 2007)
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Jul 16, 2008 Viva rated it 3 of 5 stars · review of another edition
Recommends it for: everyone! we will all have cancer or know someone with cancer
Recommended to Viva by: heard author on NPR
This book gives a great scientific breakdown of the basics of cancer genetics and recent breakthroughs. It's a great resource for just about anyone because we will all either have cancer or know someone with cancer. I could have done with a consolidation of the touchy feely, social worker stuff - but it's definitely good for some people.