Botsford News Release
Farmington Hills, Mich. (May 1, 2009)---Are you experiencing skin, facial and nail changes during your cancer treatment? Botsford Hospital’s Cancer Center is offering an American Cancer Society program called Look Good… Feel Better that provides information and cosmetic advice to women battling cancer.
This program is a free, supportive, informative and enjoyable first step toward renewed self-esteem, self-confidence and emotional recovery for female cancer patients undergoing radiation or chemotherapy. The session includes hands-on instruction on makeup, skin care and suggestions for using wigs, turbans and scarves. It also includes tips on nail care during treatment. Further, a makeup gift bag will be donated to all participants.
This program is a one-time experience that takes place the second Monday of each month from 10 a.m. to noon at the Botsford Cancer Center located at 27900 Grand River Ave. in Farmington Hills. Sessions are limited to 12 people and are open to any woman undergoing cancer treatment in the area. Pre-registration is required.
Look Good…Feel Better is offered through a partnership of the American Cancer Society, the Cosmetic, Toiletry, and Fragrance Association and the National Cosmetology Association. For more information or to register, please call Jeri Davis, MLSW, at (248) 473-4813.
ABOUT BEAUMONT HEALTH
Beaumont Health is a not-for-profit organization formed by Beaumont Health System, Botsford Health Care and Oakwood Healthcare in 2014 to provide patients with the benefit of greater access to the highest quality, compassionate care, no matter where they live in southeast Michigan. The organization has budgeted net revenue of $4.1 billion and consists of eight hospitals with 3,337 beds, 168 outpatient sites, nearly 5000 physicians and 35,000 employees and about 3,500 volunteers. In 2014, the combined organizations had 175,675 inpatient admissions, 16,229 births and 492,148 emergency visits. Beaumont Health is the largest health system in Michigan for inpatient admissions and net patient revenue. For more information, visit beaumonthealth.org.
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