The Lymphoma Support Network (LSN) is a peer support program that connects patients and caregivers with volunteers for mutual emotional support and encouragement. More >

Elisa was 25-years-old when she was diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma. At the time, she had never heard of lymphoma and immediately assumed the worse. More >

LRF Scientific Advisory Board member, Anas Younes, MD (Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center) discusses treatment, relapse/refractory and special concerns for Hodgkin lymphoma patients. More >


Welcome to Focus on HL

The website is designed to provide helpful information and resources to patients, caregivers, physicians, and others affected by Hodgkin lymphoma.

We invite you to browse the website to learn more about Hodgkin lymphoma.

Getting the Facts

Lymphoma is the most common form of blood cancer. The two main types of lymphoma are Hodgkin lymphoma and non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Hodgkin lymphoma is the less common of the two. According to the National Cancer Institute, approximately 8,500 new cases of Hodgkin lymphoma are projected each year.

Recent Research

Research into Hodgkin lymphoma has led to significant advancements in the understanding of the disease. Research continues on multiple fronts to develop better treatments for patients. We hope you will find the information presented here useful in understanding your disease and discussing it with your healthcare team.

Patient Education Programs

The Lymphoma Research Foundation (LRF) provides a comprehensive series of educational programs for people with lymphoma and their loved ones, including a number of in-person conferences on the local, regional and national levels.


View LRF's YouTube Channel for videos on lymphoma, treatment options and clinical trials. Gain access to in-depth videos with leading lymphoma experts.