Recent Stories at Saddleback Memorial Foundation


Encouraging the Fight against Breast Cancer

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

Running Cancer Free

A father of three daughters under the age of 12, Josh Snyder decided to get back into shape to keep up with his young family.

Getting Back to Giving

As 79-year-old Susan was getting ready for her volunteer job at Saddleback Memorial Medical Center, she knew something was not right.

Shannon's On Time Birth

A car accident is the last thing you'd want to be in while expecting, but that's exactly what happened to Shannon at 28 weeks pregnant.

Katayoon's Twins

Katayoon and her husband Shaheen were thrilled to find out she was pregnant with twins in April 2010. But at just 17 weeks, she had a feeling something was not right.

John's Mended Heart

On a hot summer day in 2010, John was rushed to the emergency room at Saddleback Memorial Medical Center in San Clemente. Within seconds, doctors and nurses set him up with tests, IVs and x-rays and determined he had suffered a heart attack.