January 16th, 2018
Home | Log in! or Register

On Top Shelf
Tracy WolffTracy Wolff
Fresh Fiction
Fresh Pick
Todays_Pick
THE ONES WHO GOT AWAY

Reviewer Application

Readers & 'ritas


New Year, New Books to love in January

Slideshow image


Since your web browser does not support JavaScript, here is a non-JavaScript version of the image slideshow:

slideshow image
Someone in London is cooking up murder


slideshow image
How much would you risk to turn your life around?


slideshow image
RT TOP PICK! What if your prime suspects in a hefty art theft are two men you simply can't resist?


slideshow image
In Nashville the music is louder, the dreams are bigger, and love can bring a cowboy to his knees.


slideshow image
A broken promise, a terrifying legacy


From the Heart
Kathy Kastan

A Woman's Guide to Living Well With Heart Disease

Da Capo Press
March 2007
On Sale: March 12, 2007
263 pages
ISBN: 0738210935
EAN: 9780738210933
Hardcover
$25.00
Add to Wish List

Self-Help Health

For the more than eight million women dealing with the emotional impact of heart disease, empowering guidance on how to live with renewed confidence and hope.

After undergoing emergency bypass surgery at age forty-two, Kathy Kastan found her world shifting in unexpected ways. Everything--her sense of well being, her relationships, her daily routine, even her body image--seemed to change. Doctors could help her recover physically, but she had to find new ways to recover emotionally and re-create a happy, healthy life.

The first book written for women dealing with the emotional repercussions of heart disease, From the Heart will guide women forward with optimism and courage, addressing such questions as: How do you regain a strong self-image? Grapple with your fears? Talk to the people you love about your illness? And learn to trust your body again? Combining Kastan's personal experience and expertise as a therapist with stories from scores of other women with heart disease, this invaluable resource will help women reduce stress, give up hard-to- break habits, adapt to new lifestyles--and thrive again.

About the Author
Kathy Kastan, L.C.S.W., M.A.Ed., is the President of WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease, as well as the Chairman of Southeast Affiliate of the American Heart Association. A licensed certified social worker, she lives in Cordova, Tennessee, with her husband and three sons.

Media Buzz

Good Morning America - April 6, 2007
Early Show - April 5, 2007

Comments

No comments posted.

Registered users may leave comments.
Log in or register now!

© 2003-2018 off-the-edge.net
all rights reserved

Google+ Google+