Actor Kathy Bates Says Even Holding Up a Book Is Hard Due to Lymphedema after Breast Cancer Surgery

Published Nov 25, 2019

Actor Kathy Bates Says Even Holding Up a Book Is Hard Due to Lymphedema after Breast Cancer Surgery

The Academy Award-winning star is a two-time cancer survivor who tells SurvivorNet she wants to help others.

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