Archive - September 2010

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New Foundation Website Launched!
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Prostate Cancer: The Leading Cause of Cancer Death in Men
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LCMH by the Decades: 1950s
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Beverly Breast Cancer Walk Video Slideshow

New Foundation Website Launched!

We’re excited to announce the launch of the new and improved LCMHFoundation.org. On the website, you can find: Updates about the campaign News about the Campus Transformation Project Information about the Auxiliary and Foundation Upcoming events Photos from past events Baby alumni sign-up Online donation News about the Campus Transformation Project, events and other important…

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Prostate Cancer: The Leading Cause of Cancer Death in Men

Prostate cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in men, and one in six men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during his lifetime. A recent Newsweek article on prostate cancer noted that  70% of men who die in their 60s from other causes have prostate cancer, most of which is undetected. Because of…

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LCMH by the Decades: 1950s

We can’t talk about the 1950s without mentioning one of the most significant events in, not only Little Company of Mary’s history, but medical history as well. On June 17, 1950, doctors performed a kidney transplant on Ruth Tucker, 49. While it sounds routine today, that surgery was extremely significant—it was the first successful human…

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Beverly Breast Cancer Walk Video Slideshow

On Mother’s Day, 2010, 12,000 people walked together for the 11th annual Beverly Breast Cancer Walk. What started as a walk among a group of friends and family on Mother’s Day has ballooned into a community-wide event that has raised nearly $1 million for Little Company of Mary Hospital’s Cancer Center. This year’s funds go…

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