12 Inspirational Books on Cancer to Read in 2020 – Infographic
With approximately 1 in 3 people getting diagnosed with cancer at some point in their lives, it’s highly likely that you know someone with the disease. Maybe you’re even struggling through a diagnosis yourself. People who face cancer head-on usually experience a myriad of emotions and questions. What can I say to comfort someone with cancer? Should I consider genetic testing to evaluate my risk? What even causes cancer in the first place?
The first place you should go with health-related questions is always your doctor. If you suspect you’re at risk of cancer or notice anything unusual, it’s important to seek professional medical attention. However, if you’re looking to continue learning on your own time, there are resources you can turn to — many, many resources. Amazon alone displays 20,000 results for cancer-related books. So with all of this information at your fingertips, how do you know where to start? Which resources will be most valuable?
The Mesothelioma Center evaluated the top cancer books in three categories: scientific research, emotional support, and diet and nutrition. Taking into account author accreditations, customer reviews, and bestseller lists on Amazon and The New York Times, they compiled a list of 12 must-read cancer books for 2020.
Whether you’re looking for information about breakthrough cancer treatments, recipes to help boost treatment effectiveness, or simply general advice for living a healthy and preventative lifestyle, these books are for you.
*Infographic courtesy of Asbestos.com