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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.

Medical research.

What Is Follicular Lymphoma?

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

Doctor describing lymphoma treatments to a patient.

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.

Blood test for non-hodgkin lymphoma

Symptoms of Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma

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.

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.

Man undergoing radiation therapy.

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.

The lymphatic system.

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...

Anne Pirrera

Living With Two Different Cancers

Anne Pirrera’s throat cancer had returned when she learned she had non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Read her story about living with two cancer types.