March 13, 2018 | Denise Heady
Fourteen years ago, neurosurgeon and scientist Rahul Jandial, M.D., Ph.D., began to travel to underserved countries to perform brain surgeries on disadvantaged children.
Cary Presant, M.D., Presents Annual Award to "The Big Sick" for Bringing Light to Health Issues
March 26, 2018 | Letisia Marquez
Five years ago, City of Hope oncologist Cary Presant, M.D., created the HOME (Health Oriented Motion-picture Excellence) Academy Award to recognize a year’s best health-themed films. This year, "The Big Sick" took home the award.
Live from ASCO: Immunotherapy Is a Revolution in Medicine
June 5, 2017 | Cary A. Presant, M.D.
Here at ASCO 2017 in Chicago, we’ve been hearing about promising new clinical trials that have shown that immunotherapy can control some of the most resistant cancers.
5 Tests Every Man Under 55 Needs
March 10, 2017 | Dory Benford
It’s vital to undergo certain exams that can detect cancer early and improve your chance of cure even when you feel perfectly fine. We spoke to Cary Presant, M.D., about the five tests every man aged 55 and under needs to take, whether you’re experiencing specific symptoms or not.
Breast cancer treatment and screening advances make 2015 a good year
November 11, 2015 | Cary A. Presant, M.D.
City of Hope's Cary A. Presant, M.D., likes what he sees when he looks back at treatment advances in breast cancer during the past year. A renowned hematologist and medical oncologist, Presant gives his take on recent changes in screening recommendations, chemotherapy regimens and preventative hormonal therapy.
Cancer Insights: A message from 'Simpsons' co-creator Sam Simon
March 15, 2015 | Cary Presant
Sam Simon, co-creator of "The Simpsons, died of colon cancer during Colon Cancer Awareness Month. In his death, there is a lesson for us all. Credit: Getty Images March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month.
Sportscaster Stuart Scott’s young age is reminder: Check family history
January 18, 2015 | Cary Presant
ESPN sportscaster Stuart Scott's cancer diagnosis is a reminder to check family history. (Photo by Alan Rose) One of American’s great sportscasters, Stuart Scott, passed away from recurrent cancer of the appendix at the young age of 49.
Make these 5 healthy resolutions for 2015. (No, it isn't too late)
January 12, 2015 | Tami Dennis
Don’t kid yourself. Just because it’s mid-January doesn’t mean it’s too late to make resolutions for a happier, and healthier, 2015. Just consider them resolutions that are more mature than those giddy, sometimes self-deluded, Jan.