Cancer Talk

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 2:00pm
Cancer Research & News

Pathologists are key partners of the medical team whose investigations and findings are essential to successful surgical and treatment plans for cancer patients.

Monday, November 13, 2017 - 4:31pm
Life & Wellness
More than a century after his death, the legacy of Dr. Roswell Park remains strong. Today, Nov. 13, 2017, Buffalo Business First will induct him into the inaugural class of the Western New York Business Hall of Fame, which recognizes the region’s preeminent business leaders and innovators from the 1800s to the present. Here’s a brief introduction to this remarkable man.
Friday, November 10, 2017 - 12:43pm
Patient Stories
Cancer Research & News
Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) are called the zebra of cancers because they are rare, and behave very differently from other cancer types. While NETs are typically small and slow growing, they can develop anywhere in the body, most commonly the stomach, intestines, pancreas, lungs and liver. Since they don’t show up on typical PET scans, finding them at early stages or detecting metastasis is difficult.
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 9:00am
Cancer Research & News

The fact that you live in a particular country or community should not impact your ability to get good care for cancer.

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 4:59pm
Cancer Support
SafeGait® provides a safer environment for patients by catching their body weight if they begin to wobble or fall.
Monday, November 6, 2017 - 3:55pm
Prevention & Screening
Finding abnormal growths on your neck can be alarming. You know something’s not right, so you hop online, and a quick search reveals that among a long list of issues, it could be cancer. If the swelling or growth is around your Adam’s apple, it may be a goiter.
Friday, November 3, 2017 - 8:30am
Cancer Support
About 70 percent of men receive their diagnosis when the disease is in its early stages. In most of those cases, the cancer tends to grow slowly and will never cause symptoms or lead to death.
Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 9:25am
Prevention & Screening
“Someone may have a really significant exposure over a short period of time or a moderate exposure over a long period of time. What we know about asbestos and diesel and silica is, the greater the dose, the greater the risk.”