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The latest lymphoma news, advice, and information, including treatment therapies, diagnosis, expert advice, and real-life stories about people living with Hodgkin’s or non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma.

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Complications

Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma Survivor Side Effects

Chemotherapy and radiation can successfully treat non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, but they can cause side effects that last or emerge years after treatment.

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Symptoms

Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma: Recognizing the Symptoms

Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma symptoms like fatigue, chills, and swollen glands are easy to mistake for minor ailments, but get a checkup if they persist.

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Profile

CAR T-Cells Beat Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

Emily Dumler had 6 months to live after unsuccessful treatment for non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, but has been in remission for three years since receiving CAR T-cell therapy.

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Living With

Strategies for Living With Hodgkin's Lymphoma

For those diagnosed with cancer, the hardest moments may come after treatment has ended.

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Diagnosis

What Is Follicular Lymphoma?

Follicular lymphoma is a slow-growing cancer which is not curable but instead is considered a long-term, chronic disease.

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Diagnosis

What Is Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma?

Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, the most common type of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, is aggressive, but up to three-quarters of patients are responsive to treatment.

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Treatment

Lymphoma Can Raise Your Heart Failure Risk

Having lymphoma or breast cancer was linked to a three-times higher risk of developing heart failure within five years of initial diagnosis.

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Treatment

'Robocop' CAR T Immune Cells Battle Lymphoma

Hear from a doctor on the front lines of research into CAR T-cell therapy, a promising new immunotherapy for treatment-resistant non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma.

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Living With

How Long Does Cancer-Related Fatigue Last?

Many survivors find their energy levels sapped after treatment. Find out when your cancer-related fatigue might ease, how to discuss your symptoms with your care team, and steps you can take to accomodate your daily activities.

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Understanding Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma Treatment

What's the key to successful treatment of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma? Understanding your diagnosis and treatment options, according to Dr. Gwen Nichols of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. She shares how best to navigate your path forward.

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CAR T Cell Therapy Treatment for Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma

CAR T cell therapy is a new FDA approved immunotherapy for treating non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. Dr. Gwen Nichols explains CAR T's applications, process, and history as a cancer therapy.

Meet the Experts

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Health Writer

Elizabeth Millard is a freelance journalist specializing in health, wellness, fitness, and nutrition.

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Bethany Kandel
Health Writer

Bethany Kandel is a New York-based journalist, health writer, and author. She is also a breast cancer survivor.

Health News

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Cholesterol

Could Lowering Cholesterol Help the Body Fight Cancer?

Lowering blood levels of cholesterol could improve the cancer-fighting ability of certain immune system cells, called Tc9 cells.

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Cost of Care

Opioid-Related Deaths An Enormous Burden

The percentage of deaths due to opioids increased nearly 300 percent from 2001 to 2016, says new research in JAMA Network Open.

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These Healthy Habits Could Add More Than a Decade to Your Life

A healthy lifestyle can help you feel and look your best, but new research published in Circulation, the journal of the American Heart Association (AHA), suggests it can also increase longevity by 14 years for women and 12 years for men.