City of Hope has so many breakthroughs in cancer, diabetes and HIV/AIDS - and so many stories - that we've tailored our blog, Breakthroughs, to provide something for every reader. Whether the breakthroughs are about medical research, treatment advances or personal triumphs, they're all connected.
October 28, 2013 | Tami Dennis
"How far would you go to save your life?" That's the question faced by women who find they're carriers of the BRCA genetic mutations, which dramatically increase their risk of breast and ovarian cancer.
November 23, 2012 | Roberta Nichols
Miss America contestant Allyn Rose and TV host Sharon Osbourne have both made headlines recently for their decisions to undergo double mastectomies. Osbourne has already had both breasts removed; Rose will undergo surgery after the pageant in January.