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Breast Center at Providence marks 10 years of assisting uninsured southern Oregon women

July 18, 2013

Since 2003 hundreds of women have benefited from the Sister Therese Kohles Fund, which was established by Providence Community Health Foundation.

4th annual "Tee It Up to Battle Breast Cancer" golf tournament scheduled

June 12, 2013

The 4th annual Tee It Up to Battle Breast Cancer gold tournament will be held on Saturday, July 20 at the Rogue Valley Country Club in Medford.

Angelina Jolies' news inspires others

May 24, 2013

The genetic test that convinced Angelina Jolie to make her decion about a double mastectomy is available in southern Oregon.

Leila J. Eisenstein Breast Center at Providence offers testing for BRCA1, BRCA2

May 24, 2013

The Leila J. Eisenstein Breast Center at Providence Medford Medical Center offers couseling and the same genetic test that convinced Angelina Jolie she needed a double-mastectomy.

Experiencing Breast Cancer: From Caregiver to Survivor

April 29, 2013

Nicole McPheeters understands, both professionally and personally, the importance of having a mammogram. As the Breast Center coordinator at Providence Medford Medical Center, Nicole has been a mammography technologist for more than 13 years. But in 2012, she suddenly found herself on the receiving side of health care and is now a breast cancer survivor.

Loose change benefits Providence Breast Center

February 20, 2013

In March the Leila J. Eisenstein Breast Center at Providence Breast Center was presented with their sixth annual check raised through the Ray’s Food Place loose change campaign. The funds – an increase of more than $1,100 compared to the 2012 “round up” campaign – will support community outreach activities for breast cancer awareness and education.