In January 1964, Richard “Rick” Kline met his soulmate. In June 2020, his soulmate succumbed to cancer. How would he survive the loss of over 56 years of companionship? How would he preserve the legacy of his beloved Martha? Rick and Martha... Read More

To say that the month of June was eventful for Amanda Toms is an understatement. OHC extends congratulations to this inspirational woman who was recently honored as The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) Ohio River Valley Woman of the Year... Read More

How to "Survive" Stress

John Sacco, MD, Radiation Oncologist and Integrative Medicine Specialist

This month, National Cancer Survivors Month, gives us an opportunity to celebrate the approximately 17 million cancer survivors in the U.S. We also recognize their family members, friends, and caregivers who have been on the survivorship journey with... Read More

Young Testicular Cancer Survivor Joins OHC Cancer Experts in Spreading Word about the Importance of Self-Exams

Patrick J. Ward, MD, PhD, Medical Oncologist and Hematologist

For reasons we do not yet know, the incidence of testicular cancer in the U.S. has been on the rise for several decades. Largely diagnosed in young and middle-aged men, the American Cancer Society estimates that there will be 9,470 new cases of... Read More

Young OHC Multiple Myeloma Patient is One of the First in Ohio to Receive Revolutionary Treatment

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

On June 7th, 34-year-old Amanda Toms received a revolutionary cancer treatment for multiple myeloma. As the only independent adult cancer practice in Ohio offering this treatment, OHC’s team of cellular therapy specialists, E. Randolph Broun, MD,... Read More

Cancer Treatment Complete: What Next?

Kristina Liming, MSN, APRN, Co-Lead of OHC's Supportive Care Program

Time to rejoice. Time for a fresh start. Time to travel. Completing cancer treatment presents with a flood of emotions and a great sense of relief, but the transition to life’s next phase can also come with challenges. Cancer survivors cope with... Read More

An Early Diagnosis Can Lead to Better Outcomes for Brain Cancer Patients

Peter R. Fried, MD, Radiation Oncologist

Arriving at a brain cancer diagnosis can be an arduous journey because patients can suffer with various non-specific symptoms like headache, sleepiness, and nausea. These general symptoms are like those of other diseases. So, when should someone be... Read More

Faith, Optimism, and OHC Experts Help One Man Become a Cancer Survivor

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

To endure, pull through, or flourish—for cancer survivors, it’s a daily battle. The National Cancer Institute considers someone a cancer survivor from the time of diagnosis through the balance of their life. Gary Carlson, a metastatic renal cell... Read More

OHC Cancer Research: The Path to a Cure

Paula F. Weisenberger, MD, Medical Oncologist and Hematologist

Take a moment to imagine a world without cancer. According to the World Health Organization, more than 18 million people around the globe are diagnosed with cancer every year. Only through today’s research will we have a cancer-free tomorrow.... Read More

OHC Cancer Expert Urges: Don’t Ignore the Early Warning Signs of Bladder Cancer

David M. Waterhouse, MD, MPH, medical oncologist and hematologist

Just over two years ago, Arthur Vogt was passing blood clots in his urine when he decided to make an appointment with his urologist. His urologist took samples and ran tests before diagnosing him with stage 3 bladder cancer and referring him to OHC.... Read More