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In honour of Ninon Bourque

Books of Interest available at your public library or local bookstore

Book cover : Surviving After CancerSurviving after Cancer

by Anne Katz

ISBN: 9781442203662



Book cover : ACSM's guide to exercise and cancer survivorshipACSM's Guide to Exercise and Cancer Survivorship

by Melinda L. Irwin (Editor); American College of Sports Medicine  Staff

ISBN: 9780736095648
Publication Date: 2012


Symptoms to Report to your Family Doctor

  • Return of similar cancer symptoms you may have originally experienced (e.g. a lump or new growth at the original site)
  • Unintentional weight loss
  • Bleeding or unexplained bruising
  • Passing of blood in your stool or urine
  • New onset of headaches
  • New shortness of breath or cough that doesn’t go away
  • New lumps or skin changes
  • New nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, loss of appetite, bloating or trouble swallowing
  • Profound fatigue
  • Swelling in an arm or leg
  • Unusual symptoms that cannot be explained
  • When the fear of recurrence interferes with activities of daily living

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