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Review: The breast reconstruction guidebook

Review: The breast reconstruction guidebook (USA, 2017). The author has twice had breast reconstruction. She answers questions about how women will respond emotionally & physically. Her descriptions of mastectomy & reconstruction, preparing for & recovering from surgery, & handling practical details & difficult decisions, provide the comprehensive details women need to make an informed choice. We need people affected by cancer to review books to help us select the most useful & appropriate cancer books & help others choose what to read & what to avoid.

Apply before: Tuesday 18 September 2018

You need to be 18 years old or over to apply for this opportunity.

You need to have experience of cancer to apply for this opportunity.

What we're looking for

  • Experience of cancer (patient, carer, family member or friend)
  • A love of reading
  • Critical skills - prepared to be honest, but fair
  • Enthusiasm for volunteering with Macmillan

What you can gain from this opportunity

  • Read a book about cancer and improve your knowledge
  • Help improve the quality of books stocked in our cancer centres/libraries
  • Help others affected by cancer choose what to read and what to avoid
  • Become part of the Macmillan volunteering community
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