U.S. News: City of Hope Is Best Cancer Hospital in the West

July 29, 2019 | Letisia Marquez

City of Hope has been named the best cancer hospital in the West by U.S. News & World Report’s 2019-20 Best Hospitals: Specialty Ranking. This marks the 13th consecutive year it has been distinguished as one of the nation’s elite cancer hospitals.

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Nourishing Hope: new community garden promotes wellness

November 9, 2018 | Lora Pentoney

Finding a plot of land that can be cultivated, sewn and harvested to create a space where people can work together toward a common goal and learn healthier habits is the idea behind City of Hope’s new Garden of Hope on the Duarte campus, which is already giving back in more ways than one.

Minor diet changes can affect cancer risk, researcher finds

November 9, 2018 | City of Hope

On one hand, City of Hope's Rowan Chlebowski, M.D., Ph.D., is a medical oncologist and breast cancer expert. On the other, he’s a scientist specializing in observational studies who ranks among the most cited researchers in the world.

City of Hope nutritionists weigh in on study that says eating organic prevents cancer

October 25, 2018 | Samantha Bonar

A study published Oct. 22 in JAMA Internal Medicine found that those who frequently eat organic foods lower their overall risk of developing cancer, in particular non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and postmenopausal breast cancer. City of Hope nutritionists Elaine Siu and Dhvani Bhatt weigh in.

City of Hope scientist weighs in on aspirin's role in cancer prevention

October 5, 2018 | Letisia Marquez

The Journal of the American Medical Association Oncology invited City of Hope’s Victoria Seewaldt, M.D., to provide her expert commentary on two studies published today about ovarian and hepatocellular cancer prevention.

Infographic: What men need to know about prostate cancer

September 24, 2018 | City of Hope

This infographic from City of Hope provides key information on prostate cancer, the second most-common cancer and the second leading cause of cancer death in American men

Does renovating an old house increase cancer risk?

August 10, 2018 | Molly Peck

Before you get started on your next major home renovation, there are risks associated with these types of projects that can increase your risk of cancer.

Alcohol and cancer risk

August 7, 2018 | Molly Peck

Alcohol use has been linked to several health problems, including certain cancers. The amount of influence alcohol has over cancer risk is currently being researched and debated among researchers.

What is UV radiation and why is it harmful?

August 2, 2018 | Molly Peck

UV radiation has been linked to several types of skin cancer, as well as some other cancers. Here is what you need to know about what it is and why it is harmful.

Is there a connection between chronic stress and cancer? (w/videos)

June 5, 2018 | Molly Peck

Avoiding stress is difficult, especially when coping with cancer. Learn more on the connection between cancer and chronic stress and the ways to manage it.