The Resource Heal, Arlene Weintraub, (electronic resource)

Heal, Arlene Weintraub, (electronic resource)

Label
Heal
Title
Heal
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Arlene Weintraub
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Language
eng
Summary
Man's best friend could help cure man's greatest scourge Drawn from extensive research, on-the-ground reporting, and personal experience, this book explores the fascinating role dogs are playing in the search for a cure for cancer. Learn how veterinarians and oncologists are working together to discover new treatments - cutting-edge therapies designed to help both dogs and people suffering from cancer. Heal introduces readers to the field of comparative oncology by describing several research projects aimed at finding new therapies for cancers that are similar in dogs and people, including lymphoma, osteosarcoma, breast cancer, melanoma, and gastric cancer. Weintraub, who lost her sister to gastric cancer, also writes about the emerging science behind the remarkable ability of dogs to sniff out early-stage cancer, and the efforts underway to translate that talent into diagnostic devices for early detection of the disease. In the course of bringing these dogs and their human companions to life, Weintraub takes her own personal journey from grief to healing, as she shows her readers how man's best friend might be the key to unlocking the mysteries of cancer
Summary
Drawn from extensive research, on-the-ground reporting, and personal experience, this book explores the fascinating role dogs are playing in the search for cures for cancer. Learn how veterinarians and oncologists are working together to discover new treatments cutting-edge therapies designed to help both dogs and people suffering from cancer
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10457125
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Midwest
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Weintraub, Arlene
Dewey number
616
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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True
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Veterinary Medicine
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adult
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the vital role of dogs in the search for cancer cures
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Heal, Arlene Weintraub, (electronic resource)
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multicolored
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MWT11449224
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unknown
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1 online resource
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online
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781770908000
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11449224
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remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Heal, Arlene Weintraub, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11449224
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781770908000
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11449224
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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