Local author supports Breast Health Centre

Jacqueline Apostol-Pizzuti, a local businesswoman and the author of Healing Pretty, donated a portion of the proceeds from her March book's sales to the Breast Health Centre at Windsor Regional Hospital on April 12, 2017.

Healing Pretty is a comprehensive guide book for women with cancer that helps them cope with the esthetic and uncomfortable side-effects of treatment. With over 300 tips and resources, Healing Pretty gives women the power and confidence to take back their lives.

Healing Pretty covers these head-to-toe topics:

  • Hair loss – what to expect, taking control, choosing a wig and hair re-growth;
  • Prosthetic products, comfort accessories and treatment-friendly fashion;
  • Skin and nail problems, make up tips and hygiene smarts;
  • Sex and intimacy; and
  • Physical activity
Plus, two dedicated chapters:

“Soul Sisters” - 21 local cancer survivors who provide their tips, ideas, resources and advice.
“Soul-ebrity Sisters – inspiring quotes from international female celebrity cancer survivors.
The book was launched on March 8 as part of an International Women's Day event.
Books can be purchased online at