RPCI Cancer Talk

Healthy tips and recipes for Sunday's big game
Friday, February 5, 2016 - 8:14am

It’s the second biggest food consumption day of the year, surpassed only by Thanksgiving. Typical pigskin party fare packs in around 2,500 calories — more than most people should consume in a single day.

Follow these tips to manage your waistline and maintain your health during the big game.

Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 4:27pm

The same screening test that helped cut the number of cervical cancer deaths in half over the past 30 years is now being offered at Roswell Park to protect people at high risk of developing anal cancer. The Pap test makes it possible to detect abnormal cells (high-grade dysplasia) so they can be removed before they turn into cancer. It can also identify anal or cervical cancer in the very early stages, when it’s easiest to treat.

Tuesday, February 2, 2016 - 11:14am

Radiation therapy plays an integral role in the treatment plan for many breast cancer patients, reducing cancer recurrence and improving survival.

Sunday, January 31, 2016 - 9:17am
Meet the Team: Dr. Sai Yendamuri

After completing his fellowship in 2007, Sai Yendamuri, MD, sought a position allowing him to provide care for lung cancer patients while freely collaborating with fellow physicians and oncologists. The multidisciplinary environment at Roswell Park turned out to be exactly what he was looking for.

Friday, January 29, 2016 - 10:49am

There are so many important reasons to practice healthy habits and maintain a healthy weight. However, there are also some necessary steps to make lifestyle changes last. Here are some tips on how to be healthier this year and in years to come!

Tuesday, January 26, 2016 - 12:38pm

HPV (Human Papillomavirus) is the most common sexually transmitted virus in the United States. However, some things you hear about HPV may not be true. Educate yourself with the facts in this blog.

Friday, January 22, 2016 - 3:24pm

Cancer patients and survivors struggle with a lot of tough questions. Will I be cured? Will I relapse? When will my body be back to normal? These are just some the questions I think about on a daily basis, but they have an even stronger presence at the start of a new year.

Wednesday, January 20, 2016 - 1:06pm

A healthy body weight is not just about your physical appearance, it is a general reflection of your overall health. Obesity is a prevalent problem in the United States. Nearly 69% of adults and 32% of children in the United States are considered overweight or obese, according to data from 2009-2010. Obesity is linked to increased risk for diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease—and cancer.

Tuesday, January 19, 2016 - 1:23pm

Today Dr. Roswell Park is remembered mostly as the founder of the world’s first cancer research institute, but his contributions to medicine extend much further.

Friday, January 15, 2016 - 10:13am

Roswell Park Cancer Institute is deeply committed to diversity and inclusion, and we are proud of the people, programs and processes that have enabled us to meet and exceed our goals. Here are just a few ways we are helping change the community!