Grow Your Mo is back and hairier than ever

November is a pretty hairy month in Lane County. The annual Grow Your Mo campaign is underway: Twelve teams of men, no razors for 30 days and one big goal: to raise money for the Oregon Cancer Foundation.

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Posted November 23, 2016

Patient who lost belongings in fire encourages others to pay it forward

After serving more than 30 years as an officer with the Eugene Police Department, Lisa Barrong was looking forward to retirement. But just about 10 months before leaving her position, Lisa learned she had breast cancer. Having received clean mammogram results just days before, the diagnosis came as a complete surprise.

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Posted November 15, 2016

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Team Endure tests their endurance while supporting cancer patients

If the idea of going from the couch to participating in a triathlon in a matter of months sounds crazy, then you need to meet Team Endure.

This local group brings together people with different fitness levels—beginners to seasoned athletes—to train for endurance events. But they don’t just take on this challenge for their own benefit. 

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Posted November 10, 2016

WVCI staff compete in pumpkin-decorating contest

We are in the Halloween spirit at both our Country Club Road and RiverBend clinics this week.

Staff members in each department combined their imaginations to decorate pumpkins, which are on display in the waiting room of each clinic. Patients are encouraged to vote for their favorites.

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Posted October 28, 2016

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Support for young cancer survivors

Learning you have cancer is difficult to hear at any age, but the struggles of living with the disease can look different to younger survivors.

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Posted October 26, 2016