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This is a beautiful autobiography written almost like poetry I would really like to read it out loud at a book club athering Also it is a story that broke my heart In the book he told "Us His Journey He First Studied Literature "his journey He first studied literature philosophy to understand what makes life meaningful then he studied neuroscience and worked in a lab to understand how the brain could Boggs: A Comedy of Values give rise to an organism capable of finding meaning in the world Finally he set aside the books and practiced medicineoing through the medical study working as a resident and finally became a brain surgeon He said being a medical doctor would allow me a chance to find answers that are not I read this book because a friend has cancer and I wanted to be able to recommend it to her and share in what we read together I read the entire book hopping for a Blood Runs Green: The Murder That Transfixed Gilded Age Chicago good lesson in the endmaybe but when the author died after spending his life finishing his internship LONG hours away from loved ones andraduating AFTER learning of his terminal illnessneglecting his life his wife and baby I decided not to recommend this book to anyone Life is in living everyday with those you love
not in sacrificing yourself to earn a degree and writing a best selling book I in sacrificing yourself to earn a degree and writing a best selling book I hope the proceeds of this book financially supports the wife and child you neglected Hopefully she will meet someone who will put her before the acuisition of degrees and financial success In a remarkable web of nice prose Paul Kalanithi bravely takes on the notion of a Good life A uestion whose answer many of us spend our entire lives seeking His inspiration to still find meaning out of a dark web of misfortune and fate is something we all need to learn a thing from I particularly admired his honesty and reat memory right from where the urge to find meaning began for him when he finally found it and when he finally surrendered to it Th. When breath becomes air being mortal and where does it hurt 3 books collection set Description When Breath Becomes Air At the age of thirty six on the verge of completing a decade’s training as a neurosurgeon Paul Kalanithi was diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer One day he was a doctor treating the dying the next he was a patient struggling to live When Breath Becomes Air chronicles Kalanithi’s transformation from a medical student asking what makes a virtuous and meaningful life into a neurosurgeon working in the core of human identity – the brain – and finally into a patient and a new father Being Mortal Illness Medi. Is is a must read This book is tragically beautiful It is the memoir of a brilliant neurosurgeon who is detected with stage IV cancer The book is written from his
detection to his A brilliant man who loves literature philosophy and science with eual lan to his death brilliant man who loves literature philosophy and science with eual lan this book he uestions as death sweeps closer what makes life triumphed over the inevitable death In portions of the book he is the doctor healing his patient and in parts he is the patient wanting to be healedThis book will heal and tear one apart at the same time I hated reading the last page "Because It Ends A Brilliant Life Yet "it ends a brilliant life yet so much wisdom that his short life carried You can t ever reach perfection but you can believe in an asymptote toward which you are ceaselessly striving Paul KalanithiA must read When breath becomes airis an autobiography written by Paul Kalanithi a neuron surgeon but cared deeply about English literature Biology During his 10 years in residency he had witnessed the sufferings of his patients and had tried to save lives However when Paul was diagnosed with stage IV lung cancer his role was reversed He was no longer a doctor but a patient His uest for the meaning of life became clearer now that death was coming near and unexpectedly No words could describe how devastating the illness was to Paul and to his loved ones especially Lucy his wife Although they were both doctors they never thought of being in such tragedy However the couple soon learned that they were courageous enough to accept sufferings live through them and find joy in living the most they could Their family stood by them supportively through hard times and they even made a big decision of having a baby called Cady The newborn baby could not stop Paul s malignant tumors from invading his body but she brought him love that uided him through his darkest days and brought peace to his mindThe. Cine and What Matters in the End For most of human history death was a common ever present possibility It didn't matter whether you were five or fifty every day was a roll of the dice But now as medical advances push the boundaries of survival further each year we have become increasingly detached from the reality of being mortal So here is a book about the modern experience of mortality about what it's like to Building Ideas: An Architectural Guide to the University of Chicago get old and die how medicine has changed this and how it hasn't where our ideas about death haveone wrong With his trademark mix of perceptiveness and sensitivity Atul Gawande outlines a story that crosses the lobe as Main part of the book was written calmly even though it was written while Paul was undergoing cancer treatment I uessed Paul dared to see death in the eyes and accepted his faith He knew his life couldn t be the same but still he didn t stop his calling for neuron surgery and found hope and happiness in what lay aheadThe last part of the book "Was Written By Lucy Paul S Wife This Part Was "written by Lucy Paul s wife This part was moving describing the unconditional love and respect that Paul s family showed each other After all family values are what matter and uide people through hardships and stormsI found this book worth reading again and again I think to myself that everyone should live each day as if it were their last cherish their time together and above all spread love and hope and courage to everyone around Nobody knows when death will tear people apart Tragic yet beautiful Such a different approach Despite the sadness of this book I learned so much from it This is the first time I wanted to thank this much to the author This is a MUST READ All time favouriteMade me reflect on my life so much so that I had stopped fearing major moves and just made them anyway Breath becomes air Brought me to tears several
times while reading the book A true and touching story told by someone facing a terminal illness Personally had while reading the book A true and touching story told by someone facing a terminal illness Personally had friend and relative pass away from such illnesses Life is short and our end is definite it is up to us to cherish and live our life to the fullest and such a book is a ood reminder I liked this book It reminded me of how dedicated our top surgeons and doctors are and to be One Touch of Scandal grateful to them It also reminded me of what was most important in my own life However I felt he would ve chosen a different path for himself if he hasn t been mislead about his prognosis So there s a sad unfinished uality to me Still worth a read andlad he was able to write it. E examines his experiences as a surgeon and those of his patients and family and learns to accept the limits of what he can do Where Does it Hurt What the Junior Doctor did next He's into his second year of medicine but this time Max is out of the wards and onto the streets working for the Phoenix Outreach ProjectFuelled by tea and enthusiasm than experience he attempts to locate and treat a wide and colourful range of patients that somehow his first year on the wards didn't prepare him for from Molly the 80 year old drugs mule and God in a Tesco car park to middle class mums addicted to appearances and pain killers in eual measu.