Veggie packed Grilled Asparagus Tricolor Quinoa Salad (w/video)

January 31, 2019 | City of Hope

Asparagus is a powerful green veggie full of anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. It is also filled with vitamins A, C, E and K, and has a very low glycemic index of 15, making it a great addition to diabetic diets. This recipe is both vegetarian and vegan, and is a great side dish or main meal for any season.

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City of Hope patient spa day

February 5, 2019 | Dory Benford

City of Hope partners with the Lipstick Angels, a nonprofit organization that sends professional makeup artists to visit cancer patients in the hospital at their bedside while they receive chemotherapy.

Veggie packed Grilled Asparagus Tricolor Quinoa Salad (w/video)

January 31, 2019 | City of Hope

Asparagus is a powerful green veggie full of anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. It is also filled with vitamins A, C, E and K, and has a very low glycemic index of 15, making it a great addition to diabetic diets. This recipe is both vegetarian and vegan, and is a great side dish or main meal for any season.

Chicken Lettuce Cups recipe (w/video)

January 15, 2019 | Molly Peck

This recipe, courtesy of City of Hope Executive Chef Christian Eggerling, is made with lean protein and whole vegetables, making it perfect for cancer preventive, diabetic and heart healthy diets.

Recipes for a healthy New Year: hummus and pita chips

January 7, 2019 | Molly Peck

Hummus and pita chips are an excellent healthy alternative to traditional deep fried potato chips served with cheesy, heavy sauces and dips that are high in fat and cholesterol.

Makeup tips from a lipstick angel

October 8, 2018 | Dory Benford

Amy Holiber, west coast program director for the Lipstick Angels, shares with City of Hope her favorite makeup tips for cancer patients. The Lipstick Angels is a nonprofit organization committed to giving free beauty treatments to patients while they are undergoing treatment.

Skin care tips from a lipstick angel

October 1, 2018 | Dory Benford

Amy Holiber, West Coast Program Director for the Lipstick Angels, shares her favorite skin care tips for cancer patients. The Lipstick Angels is a nonprofit organization committed to giving free beauty treatments to patients while they are undergoing treatment.

Does renovating an old house increase cancer risk?

August 10, 2018 | Molly Peck

Before you get started on your next major home renovation, there are risks associated with these types of projects that can increase your risk of cancer.

Alcohol and cancer risk

August 7, 2018 | Molly Peck

Alcohol use has been linked to several health problems, including certain cancers. The amount of influence alcohol has over cancer risk is currently being researched and debated among researchers.

What is UV radiation and why is it harmful?

August 2, 2018 | Molly Peck

UV radiation has been linked to several types of skin cancer, as well as some other cancers. Here is what you need to know about what it is and why it is harmful.

Dealing with Anxiety and Depression During Cancer Treatment

July 9, 2018 | Kevin Chesley

City of Hope’s emotional safety net keeps spirits up and hope alive with compassionate care and personal communication.