Clean and Care

October 2011
Guideposts;Oct2011, Vol. 66 Issue 8, p8
The article discusses the house cleaning service provided by the author to cancer patients. The author runs a cleaning service and herself is suffering from breast cancer. She mentions how on days she had her chemotherapy she felt weak and her staff would clean her house. Though she at that time was partnering with an organization that offered free cleaning to cancer patients, it was only after her personal experience that she understood the extent of the good work.


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