Anticancer Mindset Books


Mindfulness-Based Cancer Recovery

If you have received a cancer diagnosis, you know that the hundreds of questions and concerns you have about what’s to come can be as stressful as the cancer treatment itself.


Comprehensive resource on how to use meditation for better sleep

This online guide recommends apps, books, videos, audio, and blogs you can use to try to improve the quantity and quality of your sleep.  See the guide here.


Anticancer: A New Way of Life by Dr. David Servan-Schreiber

This book inspired the creation of the Anticancer Lifestyle Program.  Dr.


How to Train a Wild Elephant, and Other Adventures in Mindfulness by Jan Chozen Bays

In this book, Jan Chozen Bays, a physician and Zen teacher, provides a series of 52 exercises (one for each week) for cultivating mindfulness.  Simple, clear, and actionable.


Full Catastophe Living: Using the Wisdom of Your Body and Mind to Face Stress, Pain and Illness

In this book, author Jon Kabat-Zinn’s classic, groundbreaking work offers the reader access to a new way of living that is rooted in mindfulness. Learn more here.


Wherever You Go, There You Are by Jon Kabat-Zinn

This book contains brief, powerful chapters on incorporating mindfulness into your daily life, includes meditation exercises and ways to weave elements of mindful awareness into your day.

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