Items Tagged ‘bladder cancer’

Choosing comfort at UCLA

August 5, 2017

Choosing comfort at UCLA

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“I’m old, I’ve been spending a lot of time at the doctor’s and that’s why I’m here,” says Judy Leach, chuckling as she talks about what brought her to the Clark Urology Center at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. “I had bladder cancer, but now it’s gone so I’m here for my six-month check-up. I […]

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Tags: bladder cancer, cancer, Clark Urology Center, featured, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, US News


November 1, 2011

Family Man Triumphs Over High-Grade Bladder Cancer

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Adam Schaffer is convinced his then six-year-old son, Hayden, saved his life. It was Thanksgiving weekend in 2005 and the Schaffers were visiting his parents near San Diego. The Friday after the feast, Schaffer and Hayden were wrestling around on the couch when the boy shot his father a powerful knee just above the groin. […]

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Tags: bladder cancer, cancer, Dr. Mark Litwin, UCLA’s Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center