How Trish Magruder Beat Breast Cancer


Early detection and swift, coordinated care from a Kaiser Permanente Northern California team of skilled specialists helped Trish Magruder overcome an aggressive form of breast cancer.

Kaiser Permanente employee Trish Magruder never expected to be diagnosed with breast cancer — she had no family history of the disease and lived a healthy, active lifestyle. But in the spring of 2014, a routine screening mammogram revealed a small mass deep in her right breast. Today, Magruder is healthy again and sharing a simple message: Stay on top of your cancer screenings because early detection can save your life. See more of her story in this short video.

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  1. Lord Jesus God Bless Trish Magruder and all the physicians for being there for her. Trish, I honore you, and we need more people like you who stay on top of the screenings at all times. I’m glad you are in perfect health, God is so amazing. I wish you the very best with all your health. Stay strong, sister. You are in God’s hands.

  2. Guinevere Morehouse

    Trish is awesome and inspirational! She does a wonderful job spreading the word about screening. Great reminder and message with this article.

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