Prostate cancer advances help extend a patient's life

September 11, 2018 | Dory Benford

Johnny Lopez's research into the latest prostate cancer treatments, clinical trials, experimental therapies — anything to avoid chemotherapy, and a recommendation from a friend also battling prostate cancer, led him to Tanya Dorff, M.D., and City of Hope.

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Giving up cigarettes a huge challenge, even for lung cancer patients

November 15, 2018 | Alison Shore

Quitting smoking can seem like an impossible task, but many people, including lung cancer patient Joanne Nelson, have found support with City of Hope's Smoking Cessation Program.

Caltech-City of Hope Biomedical Research Initiative marks 10th year of ‘big ideas’

November 12, 2018 | Michael Easterling

Now celebrating its 10th year, the Caltech and City of Hope Biomedical Research Initiative continues to change the future of science and medicine.

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.

City of Hope physician addresses grief in powerful new paper

October 26, 2018 | Robert Young

City of Hope's Chandana Banerjee, M.D., M.P.A., had a childhood dream to become a writer or poet, but when an unexpected and life-changing tragedy struck, she used her experience focused on helping patients deal with grief.

Bringing radiation oncology treatment expertise to the Corona community

October 22, 2018 | Maxine Nunes

If radiation is part of your cancer treatment in Corona, California, Paul Mandelin, D.O., is the kind of doctor you hope you can find — a physician who sees you and not just your disease.

Bringing leading-edge radiation oncology to the community

October 15, 2018 | Maxine Nunes

Ari Katerelos, M.D., worked as a nurse and a soldier before pursuing his medical degree and specializing in radiation oncology, drawn to the leading-edge technology and treatments being developed in the field. He's now a radiation oncologist at our San Bernardino location.

Cardiotoxicity and Breast Cancer

October 5, 2018 | Alison Shore

As a competitive open-water swimmer, Nancy Clifton-Hawkins has always welcomed a challenge. She just never envisioned it coming in the form of cardiotoxicity related to her breast cancer treatment.

Radiation in Riverside: Susanna Gordon, M.D., wants to find ‘the truth in physics’

September 28, 2018 | Robert Young

Susanna Gordon, M.D.,has an eclectic array of interests, but her life's main mission is healing patients as a radiation oncologist at City of Hope’s Riverside Radiation Oncology location, part of a recently expanded network serving the Southern California area.

Throat cancer survivor offers advice and inspiration to patients undergoing radiation

September 14, 2018 | Saundra Young

City of Hope throat cancer survivor Gerald Edick offers advice on how to get through cancer treatment.

What I wish I knew: Advice for newly diagnosed patients from cancer survivors

August 27, 2018 | Molly Peck

On the City of Hope Facebook page, we asked cancer survivors for advice that they would give newly diagnosed patients. Here is a summary of their best responses.