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.
How Couples Can Conquer Cancer Together
February 14, 2017 | Dory Benford
The physical, mental and emotional impact of a cancer diagnosis can shake the foundation of even the most solid relationship, but by communicating openly, working together as a team and developing a new normal, the experience can actually bring couples closer than ever before.
'Listening is a big part of the healing process': One couple's journey through cancer
February 25, 2016 | City of Hope
The support of a loving spouse or partner can make all the difference when dealing with a cancer diagnosis and difficult treatment. But good, practical advice from an experienced health care professional can also be incredibly useful. That’s the message from Patti and Russ Anderson in this video, made after Patti underwent treatment for breast cancer at City of Hope.
Couple uses teamwork to cope with challenges of cancer
February 11, 2016 | City of Hope
Jeff Andrews and his wife Heidi were married only three years and raising a two-year-old son when Jeff was diagnosed with cancer, an experience that brought unexpected challenges to their relationship. Now, a year later, the couple has learned new coping strategies through Couples Coping with Cancer Together, a support group sponsored by City of Hope’s Department of Supportive Care Medicine.