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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Study finds cancer rate rising in millennials

March 6, 2019 | Dory Benford

A new study by the American Cancer Society finds rates of obesity-related cancers — including colorectal, endometrial, pancreatic, kidney, gallbladder and multiple myeloma — rising among young people.

5 tips for battling cancer-related fatigue

February 6, 2019 | City of Hope

Fatigue is not inevitable. If you’re feeling weary, speak up – and then try these five strategies to regain your energy.

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.

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.

Minor diet changes can affect cancer risk, researcher finds

November 9, 2018 | City of Hope

On one hand, City of Hope's Rowan Chlebowski, M.D., Ph.D., is a medical oncologist and breast cancer expert. On the other, he’s a scientist specializing in observational studies who ranks among the most cited researchers in the world.

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.

Here’s What You Need to do to Protect Your Skin Against Cancer (Infographic)

May 16, 2018 | City of Hope

Our Sun Safety Shopping List infographic offers tips on how to reduce the risk of skin cancer.

Cancer Urban Legend: Barbeque, Teflon, Nitrates, Sugar and Artificial Sweetener Can Increase My Cancer Risk

February 1, 2018 | Dory Benford

Maintaining a healthy diet can be challenging when so many popular foods and beverages are believed to contain ingredients, additives and chemicals that can heighten cancer risk.

Cancer Urban Legend: Vitamins Can Lower My Cancer Risk

February 1, 2018 | Dory Benford

When it comes to cancer prevention, there are no quick fixes. Here is what you need to know before relying on vitamins and supplements for their cancer-fighting properties.