Reclaim Your Curves member from Melbourne, Danielle Willox, shared her story on the ‘Life and Style’ program with Rob Richardson on Wyn FM on 23rd Jan 2017. Plastic Surgeon Dr Damien Grinsell explains more about breast reconstruction. Listen to the interview below;
WANGARATTA nurse Yvonne Richards knows first-hand the quality of cancer treatment in the country. Her biggest hurdle came later when seeking information about breast reconstruction.
The Northeast Health Wangaratta registered nurse recently finished treatment for breast cancer and is now going through the process of reconstruction. Mrs Richards said while she was well supported through her treatment, up-to-date information and support about reconstruction was harder to find.“I approached my diagnosis of breast cancer with a positive mindset, dividing my treatment into boxes,” she said. “First surgery, followed by chemotherapy, radiotherapy and the final box being breast reconstruction. "