You have a lot on your mind when preparing for chemotherapy or any other type of cancer treatment. It's easy to forget some of the small things that will bring you comfort during your hospital visit. Young Adult Survivor, Kit Kuebler, shares some of the items that she brings to her chemo appointments to stay comfortable.
Until the 1960s, surgery and radiation were the mainstays of cancer treatment; drugs were not seen as a “cure” for cancer. With the exception of hormone therapy for men with prostate cancer in the late 1930s, drug therapies, at best, offered brief, incomplete remission.
Roswell Park’s medical marijuana policy addresses the needs and concerns of patients, caregivers and practitioners who are registered with the NYS Medical Marijuana Program and the Roswell Park staff.