Breast cancer patients worried about hair loss find hope in innovative treatment

Breast cancer patients worried about hair loss find hope in innovative treatment

By Wade Smith MD, medical oncologist, City of Hope Newport Beach The changes your body may experience during breast cancer treatment can be a lot….

Cancer care still crucial during stay-at-home order

Cancer care still crucial during stay-at-home order

By: Misagh Karimi, M.D. With COVID-19 cases rising in Orange County and across the region, ICU hospital capacity is being significantly tested – the number….

Holiday advice for cancer patients and their families

Holiday advice for cancer patients and their families

With a spike in COVID-19 cases leading to heightened restrictions in Orange County, what does the holiday season look like for cancer patients and their….

We Are One Komen

We Are One Komen

Times are changing, but one thing remains—we will not stop in our battle against breast cancer. Earlier this year, in response to the economic impacts….

Flu shot remains a must for cancer patients

Flu shot remains a must for cancer patients

By Misagh Karimi, M.D. For cancer patients wondering whether they should get a flu shot this year as the COVID-19 crisis continues, the answer from….

Knowledge is power: How genomic research transformed one woman’s fight against breast cancer

Knowledge is power: How genomic research transformed one woman’s fight against breast cancer

Sarah Sanders wasn’t shocked when she was diagnosed with breast cancer at age 41 in September 2015. In fact, she expected it. That’s because Sanders….

Neglected Breast Cancer Is an Issue, But It Doesn’t Have to Be

Neglected Breast Cancer Is an Issue, But It Doesn’t Have to Be

Have you ever felt a lump in your breast and ignored it? Noticed a change in your breast and waited months to talk to your….

It’s Breast Cancer Action Month

It’s Breast Cancer Action Month

The time is NOW to take action this October in the fight against breast cancer. While awareness is an important first step, this year is….

I Remain Hopeful for Metastatic Breast Cancer Treatment Breakthroughs

I Remain Hopeful for Metastatic Breast Cancer Treatment Breakthroughs

By Wade Smith MD, medical oncologist, City of Hope Newport Beach Assistant clinical professor, Department of Medical Oncology & Therapeutics Research We continue to honor….

City of Hope Newport Beach nurse practitioner understands her patients’ breast cancer journeys—it’s one she’s been on, too

City of Hope Newport Beach nurse practitioner understands her patients’ breast cancer journeys—it’s one she’s been on, too

When Linda Buck began working as a nurse practitioner, she made it a habit to spend about an hour with each of her new breast….