RPCI Cancer Talk

Matt Krueger discusses how his coworkers dealt with his cancer in the workplace.
Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 12:20pm

When a co-worker reveals that they are battling cancer, it can be difficult to know what to say or how to act.

Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 8:00am
Late effects of childhood cancer treatment can wreak havoc years later. Initiatives focused on precision medicine and cancer research, such as the Cancer Moonshot, may be able to help.

Remarkable progress has been made in pediatric cancer over the past two decades. More than 75 percent of children diagnosed with cancer will be long-term survivors. But treatments that help children survive – like chemotherapy and radiation – wreak havoc on their bodies years later.

Monday, October 17, 2016 - 11:35am

Igor Puzanov, MD, has dedicated his life to finding a cure for cancer. In 1992, he left the Czech Republic and moved to Dallas, Texas to train in immunology at the University of Southwestern and in internal medicine at Parkland Memorial Hospital – best known for treating President John F. Kennedy.

Friday, October 14, 2016 - 11:38am
Understanding health insurance.

Understanding health insurance and industry terminology will help you choose the best possible plan for you and your family.

Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 3:42pm

While many of us don’t enjoy cleaning, we accept it to be a necessary chore of life. A clean, clutter-free home keeps us healthy and happy. However, certain factors can further grow the burden of keeping your abode tidy.

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 5:35pm

Rodney Taylor shares the story behind Song for My Father, an expansive oil painting of birch trees that welcomes visitors to the lobby of Roswell Park’s new Scott Bieler Clinical Sciences Center.

Thursday, October 6, 2016 - 6:23pm

Laughter Yoga enables so many to find the joy within themselves. This practice has numerous health benefits and brings people together to affect their bodies in a positive way.

Monday, October 3, 2016 - 2:05pm

On October 15, 1992, I was diagnosed with stage IV non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Upon hearing that news, I went completely numb and silent as we drove over to my parents to break the news. I could not bring myself to look or speak to them, as I was in complete shock.

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 3:39pm

As kids grow, their muscles, tendons and ligaments grow as well. So when they complain about aches and pains, it’s often due to the rapid pace of their developing bodies. But if the pain persists, or the pain is coupled with other ailments, it might be something more serious.

Friday, September 23, 2016 - 3:04pm

Next time you’re on the Roswell Park campus with some extra time, see if you can solve these clues and find each object. Scroll down for an answer key and fun facts!