Cancer and Death: A Love Story in Two Voices

Cancer and Death: A Love Story in Two Voices

by Leah Vande Berg, Nick Trujillo
     
 

"Leah Vande Berg had experienced abdominal cramps and some bloating for a few weeks and assumed she just had a minor bladder infection or gastrointestinal problem. But when she and her husband Nick Trujillo went to the hospital, they learned that Leah had Stage IV ovarian cancer and might have months to live. Their world would never be the same." In this book, Leah… See more details below

Overview

"Leah Vande Berg had experienced abdominal cramps and some bloating for a few weeks and assumed she just had a minor bladder infection or gastrointestinal problem. But when she and her husband Nick Trujillo went to the hospital, they learned that Leah had Stage IV ovarian cancer and might have months to live. Their world would never be the same." In this book, Leah and Nick tell the story of their lives together and about how their love for each other sustained them during Leah's 14-month ordeal with the disease. It is one of the most honest accounts ever written about cancer, death, grief and life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781572738515
Publisher:
Hampton Press, Incorporated
Publication date:
07/01/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

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Table of Contents

1 A Stomach Ache in October 1

2 Beginnings 3

3 First Loves and Losses 13

4 California Loving 19

5 Life Changes 29

6 The Shock of a Lifetime 41

7 Surgery and Recovery 55

8 Chemo Reality 75

9 Back With a Vengeance 89

10 Uv U 107

11 Death Work 119

12 Communal Grief, Joyous Grief 135

13 Life Really Does Go On 153

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