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What the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge means for patients

September 01, 2014
With donations skyrocketing, Dr. Kimberly Goslin talks about what it means for the ALS community and eventual cure.

Newest robotic technology for cancer surgeries debuts in Portland at Providence Portland Medical Center

September 01, 2014
Robotic surgery is not a thing of science fiction – it’s been practiced for years now in many hospitals. But today’s robotic technology is getting even better, offering greater precision for even the most complicated cases.

Back-to-school health tips for kids of all ages

August 28, 2014

In just days, children will be heading back to school – and back to the health issues that all schools and parents have to deal with. Kristen...

Providence expands nationally recognized care; Neonatal intensive care unit opens at Providence Portland Medical Center

August 19, 2014

Parents of premature infants will now have expanded access to Providence’s  nationally recognized care of tiny babies on  Portland’s eastside with the opening of Providence Portland Medical Center’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, or NICU, on Aug. 19. 

Weight loss program aims to improve cancer treatment for obese patients

August 15, 2014
When you’re fighting cancer, you want the best chance possible to beat the disease.

OPB News: Telemedicine Helps Stroke Patients At A Distance

August 14, 2014
Providence Telestroke Network is able to treat stroke patients quickly – minimizing damage to the brain and allowing for quicker recovery.

Phil and Penny Knight give $25 million to Providence Heart and Vascular Institute for patient care and cardiac research.

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August 12, 2014
Nike founder Phil Knight and his wife, Penny, continue to demonstrate their commitment to improving the health of people in Oregon and across the nation with a landmark gift of $25 million to Providence Heart and Vascular Institute.

Multimillion dollar grant improves access to cancer care and clinical trials

August 07, 2014

Cancer patients in Oregon, Washington and three other Western states will receive improved access to care and clinical trials as a result of a new $6.6 million grant from the National Cancer Institute’s Community Oncology Research Program, or NCORP. 

New neurologists join Providence Brain and Spine Institute

August 01, 2014

This fall, we welcome three new board-certified, fellowship-trained physicians specializing in general neurology, movement disorders, neuromuscular conditions and stroke.

Clinical trial at Providence Cancer Center could change how doctors treat Leukemia

July 31, 2014

Groundbreaking research at Providence Cancer Center is looking for ways to save the lives of people with leukemia and lymphoma. One local man talks about his choice to participate in a clinical trial to help further the fight against leukemia.

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