Sarah Horton

Helpful votes received on reviews: 100% (6 of 6)


Top Reviewer Ranking: 1,922,234 - Total Helpful Votes: 6 of 6
End of Life: An Essential Guide for Carers by Mary Jordan
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
I really 'enjoyed' this book. Yes, it's a taboo subject, death. But we're all going to experience it in our lives, so we might as well be prepared. This is a great practical, easy to read book which covers all aspects of death and dying. I particularly liked the very honest and open sections about talking to people about death, and what we can actually say to make the transition easier. I wish I had read this when my father was dying.
Pink Ribbon Blues: How Breast Cancer Culture Under&hellip by Gayle A. Sulik
4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
Gayle Sulik makes brilliant observations in her book about the whole breast cancer culture. And it's about time we started to take notice, because breast cancer statistics are increasing, not decreasing. And we're spending more money on treating women, but - a woman diagnosed with invasive breast cancer gets more treatment now, but still 'has about the same chances of dying from the disease as she did 50 years ago.' (p159) That's not progress.

This is a brilliant book that looks at the real issues around breast cancer. Gayle Sulik skilfully analyses the pinkwashing of corporations who manufacture products that may in fact be contributing to breast cancer, who are manipulating the… Read more

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