Mammogram Appointments Down in New Year

MEDFORD, Ore. — One Medford hospital says it has seen a big drop in the number of women being checked for breast cancer in the new year so far. Employees at the Providence Breast Center said they tend to see a drop off in the number of mammogram patients each January. They say one of … Continue reading »

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

MEDFORD, Ore. — October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. In the United States, breast cancer is the leading cause for cancer in women of all ages and races. Health officials say the two most common risk factors for breast cancer are being female and getting older. Women over 40-years-old are urged to get mammograms … Continue reading »