From scientific discoveries to promising clinical trials, City of Hope constantly advances new and better ways to improve the lives of people here and throughout the world.
City of Hope has so many breakthroughs in medical research, treatment advances and personal triumphs - and so many stories - that we've tailored our blog, Breakthroughs, to provide something for every reader.
City of Hope is regularly featured in the media as experts in treatment and research for diseases including cancer, diabetes and HIV/AIDS.
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Jeff Andrews and his wife Heidi were married only three years and raising a two-year-old son when Jeff was diagnosed with cancer, an experience that brought unexpected challenges to their relationship. Now, a year later, the couple has learned new coping strategies through Couples Coping with Cancer Together, a support group sponsored by City of Hope’s Department of Supportive Care Medicine.
When she was just 9 years old, Gina Marchini had to be airlifted to a hospital when her undiagnosed diabetes nearly killed her. This week, the 33-year-old kindergarten teacher from Palmer, Alaska told a national television audience that, after an islet cell transplant performed at City of Hope last year, her body is now producing its own insulin.
Neurosurgeon and scientist Rahul Jandial, M.D., Ph.D., associate professor in the Division of Neurosurgery, at City of Hope, shares what cancer patients can takeaway from President Carter’s cancer journey.
City of Hope researchers have announced game-changing technology to chemically modify antibodies (Abs) so that they can cross cell membranes to disable disease-causing proteins inside cells, a feat long-sought by researchers worldwide. The new technology is expected to lead to never-before-imagined targeted treatments for some of the most intractable diseases.
Grieving for the people we love after they die is a behavior as innate and natural as loving them in life. And while grief is a universal experience, it’s never easy to deal with—especially when a loved one passes after an emotional battle with cancer.
Coping with Head and Neck Cancer February 15, 2016
Gentle Restorative Yoga February 15, 2016
Massage Therapy February 16, 2016
Patient and Family Orientation Class February 16, 2016