Music powers pediatric patient through treatment
December 19, 2018 | Zen Vuong
Seven City of Hope patients will welcome the New Year atop City of Hope’s 47th Rose Parade float, “Harmony of Hope.” Meet teenage float rider Caitlin Herron, who has courageously battled cancer and said that despite all the negatives, cancer has changed her perspective on life, forced her to overcome fears and enabled her to reach her full potential.
Breast cancer survivor starts living a ‘purposeful life’
December 18, 2018 | Zen Vuong
Seven City of Hope patients will welcome the New Year atop City of Hope’s 47th Rose Parade float, “Harmony of Hope.” Meet Candida Celaya, a breast cancer survivor who is using her second chance at life to give back to the community.
High school baseball standout Jaylon Fong is batting 1,000 against cancer
November 26, 2018 | Maxine Nunes
When Little League pitcher Jaylon Fong was 8, he was stricken with leukemia. At 12, he was finally declared cancer-free, only to relapse months later. But for him, cancer's just another opponent to beat.
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.