‘Wonder Woman’ Chair Gives Columbia Woman Strength During Breast Cancer Treatment

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When Ameia Ferguson needed some extra support, she found it in the form of a superhero-inspired chair known as ‘Wonder Woman.’

The recliner was provided by The Healing Chair, a nonprofit organization that loans chairs to women who have recently undergone breast cancer surgery. Volunteers deliver and set up the chair before surgery, along with special support pillows, a blanket and a journal. The chair not only allows patients to sleep in an inclined position, it also raises up and down so patients can get out of the chair without help.

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