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Talking Hope: Urologic cancer: Keys to prevention, early detection and treatment
Urologic cancers rank among the most frequently occurring cancers in the United States. Some can develop in both men and women, while others are specific to men. In this episode...
CAR T cell therapy helps toddler tackle leukemia
“Can you do Spiderman?” the visitor asks.Like a shot, 6-year-old Julian “Juju” Castaneda Figueroa strikes the classic pose, crouched low, arm extended, head cocked sideways with eyes intensely focused...
Talking Hope: Full sail ahead: Meet prostate cancer survivor Jon Remy
When Jon Remy was diagnosed with prostate cancer, he was prepared to do whatever he needed to do for as long as it took. But after only two weeks of...
Tapping the potential of biology-guided radiation technology
City of Hope continues to change the cancer treatment paradigm by leaning into available technology and adopting and applying it in innovative ways to care for its patients.It was...
Alcohol and cancer risk: How are they connected?
We asked Misagh Karimi, M.D., a medical oncologist specializing in gastrointestinal cancer at City of Hope Orange County Lennar Foundation Cancer Center and the director of clinical operations...
World Cancer Day: How City of Hope is closing the cancer care gap
Every year on Feb. 4, we recognize World Cancer Day, an initiative dedicated to uniting the cancer community to help reduce the global cancer burden, promote greater equity and...
New hematologist shares his journey from UN to City of Hope
Growing up in Iran, hematologist-oncologist Salman Otoukesh, M.D., always knew he wanted to be a physician. Inspired by his father, a pediatric nephrologist and professor still working in Iran...
Dear me: Survivor of ovarian cancer offers heartfelt advice to her earlier self
The letter recounts the emotions, challenges, and growth that lay ahead, through the lens of the individual who experienced them.Paolone said she created the letter both as part of...
Talking Hope: The benefits of acupuncture in cancer care
In this episode, we speak with acupuncturist oncologist Amy Truong, D.T.C.M., M.P.H., L.AC., about the evidence-backed benefits of acupuncture for patients with cancer. Dr. Truong brings extensive knowledge and expertise...
Talking Hope: Cervical cancer and HPV: What’s the connection?
Don’t miss this informative conversation with Joshua G. Cohen, M.D., F.A.C.O.G., F.A.C.S., Medical Director, Gynecologic Cancer Program, City of Hope Orange County, and Christopher Zimmerman, M.D., M.P.H., Deputy Medical Director...