Books - Cancer and Chronic Illness

Groopman, Jerome, The Anatomy of Hope: How People Prevail in the Face of Illness. New York: Random House, 2004
___ and Pamela Hartzband. Your Medical Mind: How to Decide What is Right for You. New York: Penguin Group USA, 2011

Hope, Lori, Help Me Live, Revised: 20 Things People with Cancer Want You to Know. Celestial Arts, 2011.

Katz, Rebecca, The Cancer-Fighting Kitchen, Second Edition: Nourishing, Big-Flavor Recipes for Cancer Treatment and Recovery. Ten Speed Press. Revised ed. 2017

Kivowitz, Barbara & Weisman, Roxanne, In Sickness As In Health: Helping Couples Cope with the Complexities of Illness. Roundtree Press. 2013

Kushner, Harold S., When Bad Things Happen to Good People. Anchor. 2004.

Pantilat, Steve M.D., Life After the Diagnosis: Expert advice on living well with serious illness for patients and caregivers. Da Capo Press, 2017

Remen, Rachel Naomi M.D. Kitchen Table Wisdom: Stories that Heal. Riverhead Books. 2006
____ The Will to Live and Other Mysteries. Sounds True. 2004. Audio CD.

Servan-Schreiber, David M.D. PhD. Anticancer: A New Way of Life, New Edition. Viking; New edition (December 31, 2009)
The C Word A documentary DVD with a focus on Dr. Servan-Schreiber’s life work. Morgan Freeman (Narrator) (Actor), Meghan L. O'Hara (Director).

Medication Awareness - Websites

Drug Interactions Checker from has a wonderful explanation of what drug interactions are, and a checker to input your medications.  Please check with your doctor or pharmacist for confirmation of results.

WebMDInteraction checker is a shorter path to checking drug interactions. As above, please check with your doctor or pharmacist for confirmation of results.

NOTE: Development of this section is ongoing and new elements will be added often.