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Publisher Description

Approximately 4,500 children and teens are diagnosed with leukemia in the United States and Canada each year. The illness and its treatment can have a devastating effect on family, friends, classmates, and the larger community. This newly updated edition of Childhood Leukemia contains the information and support parents need during this difficult time, including:•New treatments such as immunotherapy, tailoring drugs dosages to children's genetic profiles, and ways to deal with side effects.•Advice on how to cope with procedures, hospitalization, school, family, and financial issues.•Tips for forming a partnership with the medical team.•Poignant and practical stories from family members.•Updated resources for medical information, emotional support, and financial assistance.Parents who read this book will find understandable medical information and emotional support.

GENRE
Health, Mind & Body
RELEASED
2018
April 1
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
496
Pages
PUBLISHER
Childhood Cancer Guides
SELLER
Chicago Review Press, Inc. DBA Independent Publishers Group
SIZE
4.1
MB

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