Choosing Hope: One Woman, Three Cancers

April 15, 2020|
Choosing Hope: One Woman, Three Cancers by Munira Premji
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Choosing Hope: One Woman. Three Cancers. is the story of how Munira Premji battled three advanced cancers: Stage 4 non-Hodgkin lymphoma, Stage 3 multiple myeloma, and Stage 3 breast cancer, within a period of five years. Written as a series of anecdotes based on entries from a blog the author started shortly after her first diagnosis--when her focus was simply on surviving--it tells an inspirational story about resilience, courage, and hope in the face of overwhelming odds. It explores and shares the author's experiences at home, in the community, and in hospitals, revealing with utter honesty and catching humour her moments of utter darkness and light, of intense pain and blissful but precarious relief. Choosing Hope captures the psychological, physical, and emotional trauma of a cancer diagnosis and treatment. It is easy to read and anecdotal in style and will have special appeal to recently diagnosed cancer patients, survivors and their families, to caregivers, and to many others facing health challenges.
Munira Premji was born in Moshi, Tanzania, at the foot of Kilimanjaro. After finishing high school in Tanzania, she immigrated to Canada in 1979, where she attended York University in Toronto and met her husband Nagib. She is a human resources practitioner and executive coach, consulting on organizational effectiveness and leadership d...
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Title:Choosing Hope: One Woman, Three CancersFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:240 pages, 8.75 X 5.75 X 0.68 inShipping dimensions:240 pages, 8.75 X 5.75 X 0.68 inPublished:April 15, 2020Publisher:Mawenzi House Publishers Ltd.Language:English

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ISBN - 10:1774150050

ISBN - 13:9781774150054

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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