After Mastectomy: Rosalind Benedet
Healing Physically and Emotionally
Rosalind Benedet and Shannon Abby
This sensitive medical book balances the emotional and biological challenges a woman faces during the post-operation stage of breast cancer by offering wisdom and practical advice. Issues addressed include recovering at home, coping emotionally, and redefining body image. Prosthetics, reconstructive surgery, nutrition, exercise, lymphedema, and follow-up treatment are also discussed.