HeadStrong by Amy Hodge

By Amy Hodge

Brainstem tumors have met their fit, at the very least for now. Inoperable in step with 4 neurosurgeons, Amy Toconita Hodge used to be informed to dwell with neoplasm becoming within the heart of her head. She determined to benefit up to she may approximately this foe. To everyone’s shock, she used to be brought to the World’s top Neurosurgeon. He known as her operable. Amy effectively underwent deep mind surgical procedures for infrequent Gangliogliomas -- vital anxious procedure tumors that ensue in below 1% of mind melanoma sufferers. one other physician alongside the way in which advised her that she might even live on for the following ten years. She advised him she'd see his ten and lift him twenty. this can be the day-by-day account of Amy’s double journey of accountability in a crusade opposed to worry and mind tumors, her back-against-the-wall diagnoses, dealing with unforeseen craniotomies, and captaining her personal SurvivorShip. Her fierce message to the area? “You quit while I supply up.”

Show description

Read or Download HeadStrong PDF

Best disorders & diseases books

Social Workers Speak out on the HIV/AIDS Crisis: Voices from and to African-American Communities

Written by way of a group of nationally well-known African American social paintings pros with vast and amazing backgrounds of HIV/AIDS carrier, the e-book examines the main issue dealing with African American groups. The editors attempt to show to teachers, researchers, and scholars the value of the drawback and that people and agencies serving African americans have to be capable of reply to the provider supply wishes this hindrance brings.

The Continuing Challenge of AIDS: Clergy Responses to Patients, Friends, and Families: Clergy Responses to Patients, Friends and Families

Because the AIDS drawback unfold and won momentum, Protestant, Catholic, and Jewish clergy within the usa and the uk grew to become fascinated about occasionally impressive methods. utilizing quantitative and qualitative facts from the early Nineteen Nineties and from follow-up interviews performed later within the decade, the authors exhibit that many clergy turned taken with the pastoral take care of and counseling of individuals stigmatized through AIDS, together with homosexual and bisexual males, regardless of expressions of antipathy from their denominations.

Einblicke hinter den Vorhang: Das Leben ist kurz (German Edition)

„Intelligenz hat nicht das geringste mit Denken zu tun. Die Intelligenz kommt zur Wirkung, wenn der Geist das Ganze sieht, das endlos Ganze - nicht mein Land, meine Probleme, meine kleinen Götter, meine Meditationen. “Krishnamurti, Vollkommene Freiheit Das Leben ist kurz. Es dauert nur einige Jahrzehnte.

Blueberries & Broccoli: A Scientist's Guide to Improving Your Odds with Cancer

This e-book permits you to increase your odds with melanoma: to lessen the opportunity of constructing melanoma and elevate the opportunity of surviving it. The ebook is written for a normal viewers, and it has the knowledge gleaned from a long time of analysis. an important good thing about this publication is that the writer can be an outstanding instructor, and so the content material is present and impartial, and the structure is readable and direct.

Additional resources for HeadStrong

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.90 of 5 – based on 50 votes