ISBN 9788129101877,Smiles & Tears : A Salute To Cancer

Smiles & Tears : A Salute To Cancer



Rupa Publications India Pvt Ltd.

Publication Year 2003

ISBN 9788129101877

ISBN-10 8129101874


Number of Pages 266 Pages
Language (English)


Where and how do newly-diagnosed cancer patients gain knowledge? How does the patient cope with cancer and the harrowing treatment that follows? How do family members and friends contend with the possibility of the loss of their loved one? Smiles & Tears: A Salute To Cancer's is a collection of experiences of 21 cancer patients and survivors and their spouses, who talk about their joy and hope, their pain and grief in their long and arduous journey with cancer. Their voices speak of the new bonds that get forged, changes in life-style and attitudes, new insight and learning, grit and determination, the affirmation of life in the face of death. Inspiring, courageous, poignant, the book is a tribute to the undying spirit of those whose lives have been afflicted with cancer.