Newsmakers | Seacoast Angels learn about breast cancer at quarterly meeting

From submitted reportsJuly 8, 2014 

Dr. Amanda Turbeville, from McLeod Loris Seacoast Surgery, conducts a presentation on breast cancer at the McLeod Seacoast Angels June meeting.

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The McLeod Loris Seacoast Angels, a women’s group organized by the McLeod Health Foundation, met on June 5 at McLeod Loris. The group enjoyed lunch and a presentation on breast cancer, by Dr. Amanda Turbeville, with McLeod Loris Seacoast Surgery. Turbeville discussed the risk factors, prevention and surgical options for the disease.

The McLeod Loris Seacoast Angels also had another special presenter, Patricia Esposito, from A Perfect Fit Boutique in Myrtle Beach. Esposito shared tips on bra sizing and finding the perfect fit, and discussed prosthetics for women who have had mastectomy surgery.

The McLeod Loris Seacoast Angels is an association of women organized under the auspices of the McLeod Foundation, benefiting McLeod Loris Seacoast. The purpose of the McLeod Loris Seacoast Angels is to provide networking and health care-related educational opportunities for women who support the McLeod Foundation and to develop women’s knowledge of the impact of philanthropy on The members of McLeod Loris Seacoast Angels will meet for lunch four times a year with an educational program being presented at each meeting. Educational programs will be chosen that are both informative and fun.

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