Our gut microbes (bacteria, viruses etc) influence our health, weight, immunity and susceptibility to many diseases. They are far more important to us than we had realised. Therefore it is important to nourish the good microbes and starve the bad ones. I’ve just reviewed a product which I really like – Yaconviva Cacao nibs sweetened with yacón – learn about yacón and how it can help good microbes populate our gut
Written by a young doctor whilst going through terrible symptoms of malignant melanoma – important read: P.S I Have Cancer: Wrestling Melanoma and Falling in Love by Mark Sims
Cancer Care Parcel is a fabulous web resource for people with cancer, founded by Shara, an amazing lady who has had breast cancer. They also sell parcels suitable as gifts for people newly diagnosed with cancer. I was honoured when she asked me to contribute a blog to her website.
When you are struggling to make your book stand out against hundreds of others, a book award gives instant credibility. I am very proud of my first prize in Words for the Wounded book competition and my Platinum Award in ‘Jayney loves …’ (Jayney Lee Grace of Radio 2) Platinum Awards. See Frost Article http://bit.ly/2DtoJp3
You can enter the latest book competition at http://www.wordsforthewounded.co.uk
Learn what to do if you have breast cancer – advice from the show or get my book From Both Ends of the Stethoscope – Getting Through Breast Cancer by a Doctor Who Knows by Dr Kathleen Thompson
I had such a lovely talk with the amazing Tracy J on Urban Jazz Radio about breast cancer and about how my book can help people with cancer. Thank you so much for the invite Tracy. Listen to the first half of the show here
My mother, grandmother and great grandmother all had breast cancer, like me. In honour of my mum’s birthday this week I have arranged with Kindle to reduce my book, From Both Ends of the Stethoscope – Getting Through Breast Cancer by a Doctor Who Knows http://amzn.to/20Y09pK (Amazon.co.uk) and http://amzn.to/1sxv113 (Amazon.com) for a limited period, starting on May 2nd at 99p/$1.28, gradually rising every 40hrs back to the original price on May 9th. That way everyone going through breast cancer either directly or indirectly, can benefit from this essential guide. Buy it now