Cervical Cancer: Prevention Tips and Newest Treatment

Marcia C. Bowling, MD, Gynecologic Oncologist with OHC

At OHC, our goal is to make sure you have access to the latest treatments, information, and support services to strengthen your fight against cancer. Since January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month, we want to update you regarding a new treatment... Read More

Understanding a plant-based approach to eating

Jennifer W. Gerson, MD, radiation oncologist with OHC

It’s common knowledge that a healthy diet and regular exercise can have a significant impact on our overall health. It’s also proven to be beneficial for patients with heart disease. The experts at OHC know this pertains to cancer... Read More

A Special Message from OHC for the New Year

From all the doctors, advanced practice providers, nurses, researchers, clinical staff, and non-clinical support staff at the offices and corporate office of OHC

In reflecting on the past year, our team at OHC noticed an underlying theme as we shared some of our most inspirational stories: hope. That’s because if you golfed before cancer, we want you to be golfing for many years after cancer. If you... Read More

Wondering Which Cancer Screenings You Should Have?

Robert B. Barriger, MD, Radiation Oncologist with OHC

At OHC, we know that getting the right screening test at the right time is one of the most important things we can do for our health. Screenings find diseases early, before you have symptoms, when they’re easier to treat. The tests you need are... Read More

2018-2019 Flu Season Update

Cynthia Chua, MD, OHC Medical Oncologist and Hematologist

At OHC, we want to provide you with information to keep you as healthy and strong as possible throughout your cancer journey. The biggest concern is that cancer patients are at a higher risk of developing serious complications if they do get the flu.... Read More

The Gentle Movements of Yoga may be Perfect for Cancer Patients and Survivors.

Dené C. Wrenn, MD, a gynecologic oncologist with OHC, and Cancer Research UK

At OHC, we want to make sure you have access to the latest information about support services that can strengthen your fight against cancer. One of these support services is yoga. Although there is no scientific evidence to prove that yoga can cure... Read More

FDA Approves First-line Treatment for Peripheral T-cell Lymphoma Under New Review Pilot

Comments by Edward A. Faber, Jr., DO, MS, a medical oncologist and hematologist with OHC who specializes in blood cancers and stem cell transplants. Source: U.S. Food and Drug Administration

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has expanded the approved use of Adcetris (brentuximab vedotin) injection in combination with chemotherapy for adult patients with certain types of peripheral T-cell lymphoma (PTCL). This is the first FDA... Read More

OHC Can Help You Manage Skin and Nail Changes During Cancer Treatment

Elizabeth H. Levick, MD, radiation oncologist with OHC

At OHC, we believe that cancer care should include much more than just medical treatments. It affects all aspects of your life. That’s why we provide the latest information and support services as part of your overall care plan. One of the more... Read More

Cancer: Could a 'universal' blood test make detection easier?

Comments from D. Randolph Drosick, MD, medical oncologist and hematologist with OHC. Article by Chiara Townley, Medical News Today

Earlier this year, OHC shared news about researchers in Australia and their groundbreaking work on a new blood test that could detect eight common types of cancer before they spread. The test was able to detect tumors about 70% of the time on average... Read More

The Holidays are a Great Time to Let a Cancer Patient Know Someone Cares

Amy Sheldrick, Nurse Navigator at OHC West

Do the holidays inspire you to do something special for someone in need? If yes, there’s a great opportunity to help people getting chemotherapy. Consider making chemo care bags for cancer patients. There are times when patients spend 6 – 8 hours... Read More