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.
Dignity Matters: Meet Surgical Urologist Diana Londoño, M.D.
December 13, 2017 | Abe Rosenberg
Diana Londoño, M.D., one of City of Hope's newest surgical urologists, is a powerhouse — caring, intelligent and perceptive.
7 Things You Need to Know About Men's Cancers (Infographic)
June 19, 2017 | City of Hope
About 40 percent of men will receive a cancer diagnosis at some point in their lives. That’s a sobering statistic, and one that we highlight every June during Men’s Health Month. With that in mind, here is our infographic with everything men need to know about cancer.
Breakthrough Imaging Technique Aids in Diagnosis and Treatment of Bladder Cancer
May 18, 2017 | Katie Neith
Using a simple but unique approach to image bladder cancer cells called Cysview, physicians at City of Hope are getting a better look at tumors and other abnormalities within the organ.
Everything You Need to Know About Bladder Cancer (Infographic)
May 17, 2017 | City of Hope
Though the rate of new bladder cancer diagnoses in men and women have been dropping slightly in recent years, it’s still important to arm yourself with the facts. And so, in honor of Bladder Cancer Awareness Month, here’s everything you need to know about the disease.
A ‘Multifront’ Approach: Breakthroughs in Bladder Cancer
May 16, 2017 | Abe Rosenberg
Bladder cancer is a stubborn disease. Malignant cells in the bladder frequently grow back or pop up elsewhere, even if they're removed in their earliest stages. But the City of Hope surgeons and scientists working to eradicate bladder cancer are equally stubborn.
Bladder cancer patient grateful for ‘new normal’ after surgery
March 31, 2017 | Veronique de Turenne
Mary Soto was looking forward to her trip to Maui, where she would celebrate her 60th birthday with her daughter. But a visit with a urologist revealed that Soto had a sizable tumor in her bladder. A biopsy performed a few weeks later confirmed her fears – she had bladder cancer. Read her inspiring story.
Breakthroughs in cancer research to be presented at ASCO
June 1, 2016 | Denise Heady
Members of City of Hope’s medical oncology team are part of a core group of medical professionals trying to find more ways to treat and eradicate cancer. At the 2016 ASCO meeting, they will share findings about a number of cancers and treatment approaches, including assessments of potential new therapies and comparisons of current therapies.
The mission continues: Survivor seeks a cure for bladder cancer, raises millions
March 2, 2016 | Denise Heady
When Frank di Bella was diagnosed with advanced bladder cancer in 2011, his doctor said that he only had a few months to live. Visits to several more institutions for additional opinions resulted in the same message. But Frank did not let that derail him. Despite his grim prognosis, he continued to look for a more hopeful path — a path that led him to City of Hope.
Bladder cancer 2016: 'Coordinated care pathways' and immunotherapy
January 1, 2016 | Veronique de Turenne
Shorter hospital stays and reduced readmission rates – those are the goals for bladder cancer patients at City of Hope in 2016. Uniquely coordinated care will make that possible.