OHC's Research Influences the FDA Approval of Another Cancer Therapy

OHC, Specialists in the Treatment of Adult Cancers and Blood Disorders

In its relentless pursuit of the newest and most innovative cancer treatments, OHC has recently played a role in three new FDA approved therapies. On August 10, the FDA approved Lenvima (lenvatnib) plus Keytruda (pembrolizumab) for adults with... Read More

Last week, Cancer Family Care (CFC) hosted its 19th annual Joslin Haggart Yeiser Unsung Hero Awards to honor patients, caregivers, and oncology professionals who quietly change the lives of those living with cancer. The event recognized 2020 heroes... Read More

OHC Cancer Survivor on a Mission to Bring TLC to Chemotherapy Patients

OHC, Specialists in the Treatment of Adult Cancers and Blood Disorders

Karen Herzog, an ovarian cancer survivor, knows all too well what it’s like to cope with cancer during treatment. She was a patient of OHC’s Cynthia C. Chua, MD, and Sarah Wilson, MSN, APRN. It wasn’t long after she completed her chemotherapy... Read More

OHC Continues to Bolster Efforts of FDA Approvals

OHC, Specialists in the Treatment of Adult Cancers and Blood Disorders

OHC is part of the nation’s largest research network specializing in oncology clinical trials, US Oncology Research, which has played a role in more than 100 FDA approved cancer therapies. OHC’s pioneers in research continue to lead in cancer... Read More

OHC CAR-T Clinical Trial Provides Newfound Hope to Lymphoma Patient

OHC, Specialists in the Treatment of Adult Cancers and Blood Disorders

When David Shellabarger went to his doctor because he was experiencing stomach pain, he didn’t expect a cancer diagnosis. “I thought I had a hernia,” said David. “My CT scan and biopsy revealed non-Hodgkin lymphoma.” That was August of... Read More

In Lake County, Florida sits a community clubhouse where the Little Lake Harris Quilters gather for their Monday morning meetings. The group’s members are snowbirds who are skilled in both quilting and embroidery, often raffling off their... Read More

Cancer Can't Stop This Music Maestro

OHC, Specialists in the Treatment of Adult Cancers and Blood Disorders

Watching Brant Karrick teach his music students at Northern Kentucky University (NKU), one would never know that he suffered from both Hodgkin’s lymphoma and MDS, a bone marrow disorder. During one of his final Ensemble Chamber Winds courses of the... Read More

Bringing Awareness to the "Forgotten Cancer"

OHC, Specialists in the Treatment of Adult Cancers and Blood Disorders

Sarcoma is often referred to as the “forgotten cancer,” most likely because it comprises less than one percent of all adult cancers. During this Sarcoma Awareness Month, OHC’s cancer experts believe it is important to bring awareness to this... Read More

OHC Patient Brings Hope to Others through Positivity

OHC, Specialists in the Treatment of Adult Cancers and Blood Disorders

If there was an OHC fan club, Pat Roettger would be the President. Since 2002, Pat has received four different cancer diagnoses, but that hasn’t stopped her from being a beacon of optimism to the OHC community since her introduction to it in 2015.... Read More

Worried about Prostate Cancer? When to Talk to a Doctor

Jeffrey Grass, MD, Radiation Oncologist

How concerned should men be about getting prostate cancer? Other than skin cancer, prostate cancer is the most common cancer in American men. There are 3.1 million men alive with this diagnosis in the U.S. When diagnosed early, prostate cancer is... Read More