The Journey Through Cancer
Healing and Transforming the Whole Person
By Jeremy Dr Geffen
(Harmony, Paperback, 9780307341815, 352pp.)
Publication Date: May 23, 2006
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The most important Cancer Book You will Ever Read
What do you do when your world is turned upside-down by a diagnosis of cancer? How do you sort through the dizzying array of conventional and nonconventional treatment options while also searching for meaningful ways of embracing the mental, emotional, and spiritual dimensions of healing?
The Journey Through Cancer answers these questions and more. Board-certified oncologist Jeremy Geffen, MD, has spent more than fifteen years providing treatment, guidance, and care for thousands of cancer patients and their families. In this groundbreaking work, he offers real and inspiring solutions to the unique challenges encountered on the cancer journey, while honoring and caring for the whole person—and his or her entire family—at every step along the way.
Full of practical guidance, The Journey Through Cancer will help you to:
• Understand the essential aspects of conventional diagnosis, staging, and treatment.
• Make informed and intelligent choices about the most effective, safe, and reliable complementary and alternative therapies.
• Discover new possibilities for physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual well-being.
Jeremy R. Geffen, MD, FACP, is a board-certified medical oncologist, a Fellow of the American College of Physicians, and the founder of Geffen Visions International, Inc. (geffenvisions.com). A pioneer in the field of integrative medicine and oncology, he also has more than thirty years’ experience exploring the great spiritual and healing traditions of the East.
“Dr. Jeremy Geffen is an oncologist of the future, one who integrates the best of traditional and nontraditional approaches. It is unfortunate that all people who are concerned with cancer can’t have Dr. Geffen as their doctor; this book is the next best thing.” —Dean Ornish, MD, author of Love and Survival
“Dr. Geffen’s vast knowledge, experience, insight, and compassion in the treatment of cancer patients shine radiantly through in The Journey Through Cancer. This is a useful book for anyone facing this serious challenge.” —Deepak Chopra, MD, author of Peace Is the Way
“The single best book ever written for those with cancer and the people who love them.” —Joan Borysenko, PhD, author of Minding the Body, Mending the Mind