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.