June 25, 2018 | Katie Neith
In an effort to improve options for those with liver cancer, a group of researchers have identified a way of potentially treating a broad range of liver diseases and perhaps even other types of cancer.
Bringing Leading-edge Care to the Community: Hans Schoellhammer, M.D.
June 13, 2018 | Travis Marshall
Surgical oncologist Hans Schoellhammer, M.D., has always been fascinated by the immunotherapies that help a patient’s own immune system attack cancer, and at City of Hope, he focuses his talents on treating melanoma.
Researchers Discover Breakthrough Treatment For Advanced Squamous Cell Carcinoma
June 7, 2018 | Maxine Nunes
A couple of years ago, Timothy Satterfield, a retired chef, noticed a tiny mole on his forehead. He was referred to City of Hope, where a breakthrough immunotherapy trial is proving to be a game changer.
Surprising Diagnosis Leads Skin Cancer Patient to City of Hope
May 29, 2018 | Robert Young
Barbara Dorfman ran a large nursery school for 25 years, helped raise five children and has enjoyed an exceptionally active lifestyle with her husband, but nothing could prepare her for the diagnosis she received four years ago.
Meet Kim Margolin, M.D.: Leading the fight against melanoma - and winning
May 28, 2018 | Maxine Nunes
When Kim Margolin, M.D., talks about her work, the words are packed with information and pour out with energy and passion. It’s easy to see what makes her an internationally recognized leader in the fight against melanoma.
Triple Skin Cancer Diagnoses No Match for This Patient's Infectious Optimism
May 24, 2018 | Alison Shore
May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month, a fitting time to prepare for the upcoming sun-soaked summer and learn more from a skin cancer survivor.
The Many Types of Skin Cancer: What You Should Know
May 21, 2018 | Kevin Chesley
Skin cancer is a largely survivable and curable form of cancer. Even its most rare and aggressive form, melanoma, has a high cure rate thanks to leading-edge treatments. But it’s still important to be careful, according to City of Hope Christiane Querfeld, M.D., Ph.D.
Here’s What You Need to do to Protect Your Skin Against Cancer (Infographic)
May 16, 2018 | City of Hope
Our Sun Safety Shopping List infographic offers tips on how to reduce the risk of skin cancer.
Check Yourself: A Visual Guide to Skin Cancer Self-exams (w/Infographic)
May 9, 2018 | City of Hope
To detect melanoma, the most deadly form of skin cancer, at its earliest, most treatable stage, conduct a head-to-toe skin self-examination once a month to check for suspicious moles. Unusual, or atypical, moles can ultimately develop into skin cancer.
You Asked, We Answer: City of Hope Doctors Tackle Your Skin Cancer Questions
May 7, 2018 | Dory Benford
Did you know that skin cancer is the most common cancer in the U.S., with over 5 million cases diagnosed annually? Because this disease is so prevalent, it’s important to be knowledgeable about how to protect yourself.