June 25, 2019 | City of Hope
City of Hope has accelerated its plans for a $1 billion comprehensive cancer campus in Orange County, bringing highly specialized cancer care, clinical trials, precision medicine and early detection to the nation’s sixth most populous county.
The science of second opinions: Advice from a surgeon
February 13, 2019 | City of Hope
Diagnostic errors are far from uncommon. In fact, one recent study found that they affect about 12 million people, or 1 in 20 patients, in the U.S. each year. Clayton Lau, M.D., explains the difference that second opinions can make in getting proper cancer diagnosis and care.
Rose Parade 2018: Real Estate Agent Is Seven Years Cancer-free and Counting
November 24, 2017 | City of Hope
Gary Lorenzini calls being selected to ride on the City of Hope Rose Parade float “an unbelievable honor. Knowing that I was asked to be a part of such a prestigious event representing the finest health care facility in the world has been beyond belief for me!”
Ben Stiller’s Diagnosis: Should Baseline Prostate Cancer Screenings Start Before Age 50?
October 13, 2016 | Samantha Bonar
Actor Ben Stiller recently revealed that he was diagnosed with prostate cancer two years ago, at age 48. He credits early screening and diagnosis with saving his life. But should prostate cancer screenings start before 50?
Roller coasters can help pass kidney stones? Expert not convinced
October 4, 2016 | Denise Heady
Roller coasters are known for their ability to get people’s adrenaline pumping, but a new study suggests these fast-pacing rides can also offer an unexpected health benefit: helping people pass kidney stones.