Books recommended by Yoga and Cancer Instructors
Books for Yoga
Breathing Love, Meditation in Action, by Jennie Lee
Yoga for Cancer, A Guide to Managing Side Effects, Boosting Immunity, and Improving Recovery for Cancer Survivors, by Tari Prinster
Yoga and Breast Cancer by Ingrid Kollak & Isabell Utz-Billing
The Healing Path of Yoga by Nischala Joy Devi
Yoga for Pain Relief: Simple Practices to Calm Your Mind and Heal Your Chronic Pain by Kelly McGonigal and Timothy McCall
Yoga and Breast Cancer, a Journey to Health and Healing by Ingrid Kollak & Isabell Utz-Billing
Yoga at your Wall by Stephanie Pappas
All I Need is This CHAIR YOGA, by Wilma Carter
Living Your Yoga, by Judith Hanson Lasater
Books for Spiritual Health and Mind/Body Connection
The Healing Power of the Breath, by Richard P. Brown, MD and Patricia L. Gerbarg, MD
Your True Home, the Everyday Wisdom of Thich Nhat Hanh, Thich Nhat Hanh
The Healing Circle, Integrating science, Wisdom and Compassion in Reclaiming Wholeness on the Cancer Journey, by Rutledge/Walker
The Resilient Spirit,Transforming Suffering into Insight and Renewal, by Polly Young-Eisendrath, PH.D
Living Your Yoga, Finding the Spiritual in Everyday Life, by Judith Hanson Lasater, Ph.D
Full Catastrophe Living, Using the Wisdom of Your Body and Mind to Face Stress, Pain, and Illness, by Jon Kabat-Zinn
The Breathing Book, by Donna Farhi
Go In and In, Poems from the Heart of Yoga, by Danna Faulds
My Grandfather's Blessings, by Rachel Naome Remen, MD
The Four Agreements, by Don Miguel Ruiz
Zen Cancer Wisdom, by Suzanne Friedman
The Great Work of Your Life, by Stephen Cope
When Things Fall Apart, by Pema Chodrin
Living Beautifully with Uncertainty and Change, by Pema Chodrin
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Cancer Support Community
Is the largest professionally led nonprofit network of cancer support worldwide, the Cancer Support Community (CSC) is dedicated to ensuring that all people impacted by cancer are empowered by knowledge, strengthened by action and sustained by community.
CURE magazine, launched in 2002 for cancer patients, survivors and caregivers, has become the largest consumer magazine in the United States focused entirely on cancer.
Financial Resources for Cancer Patients
Cancer.Net provides timely, comprehensive, oncologist-approved information from the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), with support from the Conquer Cancer Foundation. Cancer.Net brings the expertise and resources of ASCO to people living with cancer and those who care for and about them to help patients and families make informed health care decisions.
Legal Resources for Cancer Patients
If you or someone you love has been diagnosed with cancer, you have certain legal protections.
Looking Good with Cancer: TIps for Looking your Best
The following advice is mostly geared toward women,yet anyone can benefit from most of these tips. Whether you are male, female, young or old, find inspiration from the following tips for looking your best during cancer treatment. Many of these tips can also be applied to children dealing with a cancer diagnosis.
National Comprehensive Cancer Network, Patient and Caregiver Resources
The National Comprehensive Cancer Network®(NCCN®), a not-for-profit alliance of 27 of the world's leading cancer centers, is dedicated to improving the quality, effectiveness, and efficiency of care provided to patients with cancer
Stand Up 2 Cancer
STAND UP TO CANCER is a groundbreaking initiative created to accelerate innovative cancer research that will get new therapies to patients quickly and save lives now.