15,000 second chances: Bone Marrow Transplant program celebrates new milestone

April 24, 2019 | Michael Easterling and Samantha Bonar

City of Hope’s bone marrow transplant program recently performed the procedure on its 15,000th patient, a remarkable milestone considering that the initiative started with just two physicians, three beds and guarded expectations in 1976.

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Child Life Specialists Help Kids on Cancer Journey

March 21, 2019 | Samantha Bonar

City of Hope’s Child Life team provides information and support during hospitalization and outpatient treatment for infants, children, teens and their families.

How Do You Explain Cancer to Children?

April 3, 2017 | Dory Benford

From City of Hope’s Facebook community, here are tips for talking to your children about a cancer diagnosis.

Mothers and daughters bond, fight cancer together

November 4, 2016 | Stephanie Smith

Laura Rodriguez was just 18, just starting college, when she dropped out to help out her mother, Mary Grace, whose breast cancer had returned after 7 years. Thirty-five years later, cancer would happen again — and in some ways, history would repeat itself.