'Nipples to Kneecaps – To Die or Not to Die with Cancer' is the true, inspirational story of Steve, a man who seemed to have it all…until a cancer diagnosis threatened to take it all away.
Historians recall that the mid-1980s boasted big hair, loud music, and iconic Hollywood superstars. Mandy recalls,
“My dear girl, I have seen many a patient in my time and we cannot help Steve. At best he has three months to live…” Words that every partner dreads.
Mandy and Steve’s real-life journey throughout the ordeal of battling ‘terminal cancer’ captures how it shaped their lives, minds and spirits.
Three months to live. An unbelievable plan. A Lifetime of memories.
FOLLOW their INCREDIBLE journey.
REALIZE what the human body is capable of.
GET READY TO LAUGH, CRY, AND BE INSPIRED.
DISCOVER an appreciation of the paranormal and their unusual and risky plan.
Follow this family’s amazing story and take inspiration from the day to day foibles of a family who chose never to give up on family, love and most importantly, on life.
Steve is alive today.
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About the Author
My challenges have included a terminal cancer diagnosis, multiple sclerosis and having a deafblind child. Warning: as a result, my books include true, honest material that will make you laugh, cry and be inspired!
Table of Contents
What is Nipples to Kneecaps – To Die or Not to Die with Cancer?
Who is this book for?
Why did I wait to publish the book?
What is my overall aim in writing Nipples to Kneecaps?
Who were Mandy and Steve before the cancer diagnosis?
Chapter 1: The Death Sentence
Chapter 2: A Close Shave!
Chapter 3: Toilet Humour
Chapter 4: Can I Sign?
Chapter 5: My Vision
Chapter 6: Deluded or Focused?
Chapter 7: The Sales Team
Chapter 8: Proud Alexander
Chapter 9: New Game, New Shame
Chapter 10: Life in Their Hands
Chapter 11: Sick Bills
Chapter 12: Skating on Thin Ice
Chapter 13: Madder than Madeleines
Chapter 14: To War!
Chapter 15: Too Fragile for Sex!
Chapter 16: Another Nail in the Coffin
Chapter 17: Midnight call
Chapter 18: Deadliner
Chapter 19: Dying for Cold Turkey
Chapter 20: Feel the Fear and Do it Anyway
Chapter 21: Crypt Humour
Chapter 22: Skin the Fish
Chapter 23: Me and Mrs Melly
Chapter 24: Special Bond
Chapter 25: The Bell Tolls
Chapter 26: Foiled Again
Chapter 27: Following in His Footsteps?
Chapter 28: A Laugh a Minute
Chapter 29: Dark Opening
Chapter 30: Notes and Crosses
Chapter 31: The Walking Dead
Chapter 32: Final Countdown
Chapter 33: One Last Secret
Chapter 34: Flying High
What has happened post cancer?
What did you both learn from that experience and episode in your lives?
Defeat Cancer PLAN
The Healing Minute
Research Studies and Books
Cells & Neuropeptides
Jacuzzi of Despair
New Books by Mandy Brown