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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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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.

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.

Finding the Right Oncologist for Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

Dr. Gwen Nichols advises patients on key factors to look for in their health care team while navigating a non-Hodgkin's lymphoma diagnosis and treatment.

Advances in Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma Therapies

Dr. Gwen Nichols, chief medical officer of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society discusses major developments and what the future holds for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma treatment.

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society: A Valuable Resource for Patients and Caregivers

Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma patients and caregivers can take advantage of the LLS's information resource center, local chapters, and a wide range of additional services.

What is Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma?

Dr. Gwen Nichols, chief medical officer of the Leukemia & Lymphoma society, explains non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, a cancer of the body's lymphatic system that has many subtypes.

Diagnosed With Lymphoma? Your Next Steps

Dr. Gwen Nichols shares what to expect after a diagnosis of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, including how friends and family can best support you during this challenging time.

All About Lymphoma, A Basic Explainer Story

“For a variety of reasons, one cell within the lymph system may go rogue and start growing abnormally and that’s what becomes a cancer.” Learn more about what happens next.

By Kathleen Hall, MBA

How Do Your Lymph Nodes Protect You from Cancer?

And what happens when they don’t? The lymphatic system is a vital part of your immune system. It’s represented by an extensive network of vessels that shuttle a clear liquid called “lymph” throughout the body. This network has 500 to 700 “lymph nodes...

By Elizabeth Millard

What Should You Know About Clinical Trials If You Have Lymphoma?

There are four phases of clinical trials. Learn about each phrase — and your potential to take part — in this article.

By Elizabeth Millard

Meet the Experts

Elizabeth Millard

Health Writer

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

Amy Hendel, P.A.

Health Writer

Amy Hendel P.A.,The HealthGal, is a medical/lifestyle reporter, nutrition/fitness expert, Health Coach/brand ambassador.

Bethany Kandel

Health Writer

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

Elizabeth Millard

Health Writer

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

Health News

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.

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.

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.