The following is a list of recommended readings and links to which I referred the reader in Navigating The C. Please check back frequently as the list will be updated.
Please leave your recommendations in a comment if you have favorites. (Comments will be moderated).
Brawley, Otis W. How We Do Harm: A Doctor Breaks Ranks About Being Sick in America. 2011. St. Martin’s Press.
Ehrenclou, Martine. The Take-Charge Patient. 2012. Lemon Grove Press.
Gainer, Beth. Calling the Shots in Your Medical Care. 2016. I-Beam Publishing.
Gawande, Atul. Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End. 2014. Metropolitan Books.
Leaf, Clifton. The Truth in Small Doses. 2013. Simon & Schuster.
Roby, Mark. Lifelines to Cancer Survival: A New Approach to Personalized Care. 2015. Integrative Medicine Publishing.
Stordahl, Nancy. Getting Past the Fear: A Guide to Help You Mentally Prepare for Chemotherapy. 2014.
Personal Accounts by Patients/Survivors
Allen, Apryl. A Tango with Cancer: My Perilous Dance with Healthcare & Healing. 2016. Oray Publishing.
Brokaw, Tom. A Lucky Life Interrupted: A Memoir of Hope. 2015. Random House.
Stordahl, Nancy. Cancer Wasn’t a Gift and It Didn’t Make Me a Better Person. 2016.