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Metastatic breast cancer survivor runs for mayor
Bahareh Bahadini, M.D., has plenty to say about Mary Poitier, one of her favorite patients. “She’s my hero!” said Bahadini, assistant clinical professor in the Department of Medical Oncology...
Our Novel Treatments and Superior Outcomes Make City of Hope a Leader in Breast Cancer Care
City of Hope Trial Evaluates Oncolytic Virus to Treat Metastatic Triple-Negative Breast Cancer City of Hope’s Department of Medical Oncology & Therapeutics Research opened a first-in-human clinical trial to evaluate the use of a novel...
Breast cancer therapy shown to affect Black, white women differently
A study led by City of Hope found that Black women with Stage 1 or 2 breast cancer were almost three times more likely than white women to have tumor...
Fighting breast cancer with a team you trust
Imelda Moreno Jordan is a strong, energetic woman who can tackle almost any challenge. She’s not only the center of an all-male family — one husband and four boys —...
How to Do a Breast Self-Exam
Performing monthly breast self-exams can help you detect breast cancer early, making successful treatment more likely. In this video, Laura Kruper, M.D. explains the basics of self-breast examinations so...
What Is Metastatic Triple-negative Breast Cancer?
City of Hope is a founding beneficiary of the Pink Patch Project, an innovative public awareness campaign designed to bring attention to the fight against breast cancer and to...
A lifesaving DNA test for a City of Hope nurse
An unexpected test result led to some tough decisions for a longtime City of Hope nurse A direct-to-consumer test gave one City of Hope nurse the key to an unexpected...
Stage 4 lymphoma patient learns there is always hope
Almost six years into her recovery from lymphoma, cancer survivor Mingming Zhang is a new mother of three and living life to the fullest Mingming Zhang is a perfect example...
Be your own advocate: a breast cancer survivor’s story
Christal LoveChristal Love expressed frustration when talking about the local oncologist who treated her five years ago when she was diagnosed with Stage 3 breast cancer. It wasn’t that the doctor...
One foot in front of another
Orange County Personal Trainer Finds A New Source Of Strength In Breast Cancer Battle As a lifelong athlete who enjoys long-distance running, Kandace McMenomy knows how to break down a...