March is the nationally recognized month of awareness for a number of causes that impact the lives of Roswell Park patients and their loved ones. Join us as we honor those who have been touched by cancer and raise awareness through a series of events, educational initiatives and links to useful web resources.
An estimated 24,050 people will be diagnosed with multiple myeloma in 2014. March is Myeloma Awareness Month and Roswell Park honors patients, families and caregivers who have been touched by this disease.
A Promising Clinical Trial for Multiple Myeloma Patients
by Philip McCarthy, MD
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
Leukemia/Lymphoma & Myeloma Family Support Group
Thursday, March 13, 2014
CancerConnect: Ask the Expert with Dr. Holstein
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 & Thursday, March 27, 2014
Each year, more than 140,000 new cases of colorectal cancer are diagnosed in the U.S. With proper screening and early detection, 60 percent of deaths could be avoided. A colonoscopy is the most common and effective way to stop colorectal cancer before it starts. Throughout March, Roswell Park raises awareness and honors patients and their families for Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month.
Healthy Life, Healthy Colon: Tips to Ward Off Colorectal Cancer
by Steven Hochwald, MD, FACS
Thursday, March 21, 2013
Genetic Sequencing of Colorectal Cancer
Coming Soon, March, 2014
Colorectal Cancer Expo
Saturday, March 22, 2014
In many cases, kidney cancer is asymptomatic and rarely detected in the early stages, making education and awareness crucial. Join Roswell Park as we honor patients and their families throughout March for Kidney Cancer Awareness Month.
Delivering a Double Punch to Recurrent Kidney Cancer
by Roberto Pili, MD
Friday, May 17, 2013
Using Radiation Therapy to Shock Kidney Cancer Cells Into Submission
by Thomas Schwaab, MD, PhD
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
Throughout March, Roswell Park stresses the importance of making healthy choices. Proper nutrition and exercise play a vital role in quality of life, especially during cancer treatment. Join us as we celebrate National Nutrition Month.
Pump Up the Refreshment in a Cancer-Fighting Pumpkin Banana Smoothie
by Linda Leising, RD, CDN
Thursday, October 31, 2013