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I Am More Than Just My Tits - Surviving Breast Cancer

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I Am More Than Just My Tits – Surviving Breast Cancer

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Karin Horen tells the remarkable story of her continuing battle with breast cancer. At just 26 she was diagnosed with breast cancer and immediately underwent two surgeries, resulting in a partial mastectomy, a twelve-month course of chemotherapy and six weeks of radiotherapy.

Unphased by her health scare, she moved forward with her life – meeting a charismatic actor, Manu Bennett (Arrow, Spartacus), and moving to New Zealand to start a family. When the cancer returned, she had a full mastectomy of her left breast and a preventative mastectomy of her right.

After her double mastectomy, Karin struggled with her turbulent relationship and her body image. She took inspiration from her three daughters and found a new purpose with her Breast Cancer fundraising efforts, including co-founding Paddle for Hope, and co-developing Paddle On, a rehabilitation programme for those whose lives have been affected by cancer.

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Dimensions 150 × 230 mm
Author

Karen Horen

Author Bio

Karin Horin is the co-founder of the SUP boarding fundraiser for cancer rehabilitation, Paddle For Hope (since 2011). She is also a motivational speaker and the founder of oneofus.nz, an e-commerce multi-brand hub for women specialising in mastectomy friendly swimwear, beauty, health and lifestyle products and accessories. She lives in Auckland with her three girls.

ISBN

9781988538006

Book Type

Paperback / softback

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