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.
Could you have cancer-related PTSD?
December 27, 2018 | City of Hope
If you or a loved one have been diagnosed with cancer, it’s normal to feel stressed, overwhelmed and scared. Adjusting to a new way of life during treatment can also be incredibly difficult, and sometimes it just feels like everything is moving too fast.
Symptom managers: The critical role of palliative medicine
December 7, 2018 | Dory Benford
We spoke to Purvi Patel, M.D., assistant clinical professor, Department of Supportive Care Medicine, about the role of palliative medicine in cancer care.
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
Four symptoms not to ignore if you’ve had cancer
January 23, 2018 | Denise Heady
Neurosurgeon and scientist Rahul Jandial says some symptoms should never be ignored by former cancer patients. More and more people are surviving cancer, thanks to advanced cancer treatments and screening tools.
Brain tumors and cancer: what you need to know
November 1, 2017 | Denise Heady
Say the words “brain tumor” and most people will likely think of cancer. But there’s reason for optimism - recent advances in screening and treatment, such as CAR T cell therapy, mean patient outcomes and quality of life are continuing to improve.
Just Breathe: The Benefits of Mindfulness Meditation in Cancer Care
August 14, 2017 | City of Hope
Want to feel calmer and more relaxed, experience less anxiety and depression, sleep better and feel a greater sense of overall wellbeing? You’re in luck. Meditation might help with all of those things.
Palliative Care: It’s Not What You Think – And It Might Be Just What You Need
July 28, 2017 | City of Hope
Do you know how palliative medicine helps patients? The misconception is that palliative care is designed to provide comfort and pain control to people at the end of their lives. It's actually much more than that.
Breakthrough Imaging Technique Aids in Diagnosis and Treatment of Bladder Cancer
May 18, 2017 | Katie Neith
Using a simple but unique approach to image bladder cancer cells called Cysview, physicians at City of Hope are getting a better look at tumors and other abnormalities within the organ.