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Author Stenzel Byrnes, Isabel, 1972-

Title The power of two : a twin triumph over cystic fibrosis / Isabel Stenzel Byrnes & Anabel Stenzel
Published Columbia : University of Missouri Press, ©2007
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 293 pages) : illustrations
Contents The Power of Two; Contents; Acknowledgments; Authors' Note; Introduction; Part 1 The Early Years; Chapter 1 One in 1.8 Billion: Isa; Chapter 2 First Memories: Isa; Chapter 3 Kaiser Visits: Isa; Chapter 4 Culture Clash: Ana; Chapter 5 Becoming Japanese: Ana; Chapter 6 Our German Roots: Ana; Chapter 7 The Flamingos: Isa; Chapter 8 The Word Was Out: Isa; Chapter 9 Interracial Woes: Isa; Chapter 10 Life at Kaiser: Isa; Chapter 11 No Escape: Ana; Chapter 12 Noticing Ryuta: Ana; Chapter 13 Therapy or Die: Ana; Chapter 14 Stanford Twins: Ana; Chapter 15 A Lost Leader: Ana
Chapter 16 A Day in the Life: AnaChapter 17 Blossoming: Isa; Chapter 18 The Next Generation: Isa; Part 2 The Adult Years; Chapter 19 An Adventure in Japan: Isa; Chapter 20 Homesick in Japan: Ana; Chapter 21 Going Downhill: Ana; Chapter 22 Three's a Crowd: Ana; Chapter 23 A Heavy Burden: Isa; Chapter 24 The Question: Isa; Chapter 25 Another Love Triangle: Ana; Chapter 26 Dying to Work: Ana; Chapter 27 A Marriage Comes Full Circle: Isa; Chapter 28 Giving Back: Isa; Chapter 29 A Day of Intensity: Isa; Chapter 30 Wings of a Butterfly: Ana; Chapter 31 It's My Turn: Isa; Chapter 32 The Miracle: Ana
Epilogue: IsaEpilogue: Ana; Resources; Recommended Reading; Index
Summary "Born in 1972, twins who share this life-threatening disease give an honest portrayal of their struggle to live normal lives, their interdependence, day-to-day health care, the impact of chronic illness on marriage and family, and the importance of a support network to continuing survival"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-289) and index
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Subject Stenzel Byrnes, Isabel, 1972- -- Health.
Stenzel, Anabel, 1972- -- Health.
Stenzel Byrnes, Isabel, 1972-
Stenzel, Anabel, 1972-
Cystic fibrosis -- Patients -- Family relationships -- United States
Cystic fibrosis -- Patients -- United States -- Biography
Twins -- United States -- Biography
Cystic Fibrosis.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Social Scientists & Psychologists.
Cystic fibrosis -- Patients.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Health Care Issues.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Health Care Delivery.
MEDICAL -- Health Policy.
MEDICAL -- Public Health.
United States.
United States.
Genre/Form Personal Narrative.
Personal narratives.
Personal narratives.
Form Electronic book
Author Stenzel, Anabel, 1972-
ISBN 0826220169