With state-of-the-art detection, treatment and technology for women in every stage of breast health, the MemorialCare Breast Center at Long Beach Memorial is dedicated to advancing the care, and early diagnosis, of breast cancer.
Breast Cancer Stories
When Barbara, new mom of a one-year-old boy, discovered a lump in her breast she never imagined that it could be cancer and waited two months before finally having it checked. In her mind, she did
No lump in her breast. No family history of cancer. No problems with previous annual mammograms. To most, that would mean peace of mind.
It was a day like any other for Ingrid. She was going through her normal routine and while in the shower she examined her breasts for lumps on a whim.