Our Stories

Connie Smith's journey of a lifetime

When Connie Smith's routine mammogram detected something abnormal in July 2014, she remembers thinking, "Oh, this is nothing – it won't be...

Life after melanoma

Two years ago, Chuck Howard had more melanoma tumors than his doctors could count. Thanks to a treatment being developed and tested at Providence, the Salem dentist is making a remarkable recovery.

Patient story: I haven't had any new cancers

It’s been 11 years since Clara Harris was diagnosed with kidney cancer; more than 10 years since she had radiation for brain and bone tumors. And it’s been one year since Harris welcomed her first grandchild.

Two years later, the Pink Glove Dance still moves

Providence’s breast cancer awareness music video started a global trend and touched people in unexpected ways.

Michelle Judson’s cancer army

Michelle Judson, has three young children and a husband whose job takes him out of town five days a week. She also has breast cancer. Learn how her family is fighting the disease with an army of support.