Maggie's Story

Maggie Litgen moved from South Africa to Chicago for cancer surgery at RUSH

Deep Inspiration Breath Hold

Deep inspiration breath hold is a technique to protect the heart during breast cancer radiation therapy
Patient Stories

Tammy’s Story

After receiving a cancer diagnosis, Tammy learned, ‘It was time to put me first’
Tammy Kaiser

Cancer Prevention

What steps can you take to help prevent cancer? Tarig Ahmed, MD, hematologist/oncologist, shares these helpful tips.

Bringing Joy, Healing to Patients With Cancer

Angela Lorbeck on her 'life's journey' to integrative medicine, acupuncture at RUSH

Screening Catches Chicago Firefighter's Lung Cancer

Thomas Magliano went to a screening on a whim. RUSH caught his cancer early.  
Chicago Firefighter Thomas Magliano

Turning the Tide for Cancer Research

Lifelong swimmer honors daughter, supports his own fight against cancer
Steve Schlegel poses for a photo with a friend

Radiation Oncologist Recommends Waterford Place

Sumita Bhatia, MD, oncologist, recommends Waterford Place Cancer Resource Center and its free programs and services to anyone going through a cancer journey.
Oncologist recommends Waterford Place

Nicole's Story

Told her cancer was untreatable, RUSH helped Nicole find hope where there was none

Keeping a Cancer Diagnosis Private

Choosing to keep her cancer diagnosis from friends and family, Anita and her husband found the support they needed at Waterford Place Cancer Resource Center
Couple looking out window