New PDF release: A Series of Catastrophes and Miracles: A True Story of Love,

By Mary Elizabeth Williams

ISBN-10: 1426216335

ISBN-13: 9781426216336

ISBN-10: 1426217722

ISBN-13: 9781426217722

ISBN-10: 1504687132

ISBN-13: 9781504687133

A wry, witty account of what it's prefer to face death—and be restored to life.

After being clinically determined in her early 40s with metastatic melanoma—a "rapidly deadly" kind of cancer—journalist and mom of 2 Mary Elizabeth Williams reveals herself in a race opposed to the clock. She takes a once-in-a-lifetime probability and joins a medical trial for immunotherapy, a progressive drug routine that trains the physique to conquer malignant cells. Astonishingly, her melanoma disappears completely in precisely a couple of weeks. yet while, her ally embarks on a melanoma trip of her own—with very diversified effects. Williams's stories as a sufferer and a clinical try topic show with stark honesty what it takes to climate disorder, the extreme new advancements which are rewriting the foundations of science—and the therapeutic energy of human connection.

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