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August 11, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Nurse and Breast Cancer Survivor Creates “HopeFull Hands” to Offer Care Kits for Others

By In the Loop In the Loop (@intheloop)

After Debbie Sheppard was diagnosed with breast cancer, a friend brought her an apron and some small pillows. The gifts weren’t for cooking and sleeping, however. As Debbie would discover, they had a more important purpose. The apron would hold the drainage tubes and bags that would collect fluid after her mastectomy. The pillows would […]

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