Cancer Talk

Friday, March 23, 2018 - 8:00am
Prevention & Screening
Life & Wellness
March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month. Dr. Nurkin shares information about the signs and symptoms of colon cancer in women.
Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 11:46am
Cancer Research & News
Results from the CheckMate 214 clinical trial show that combined therapy with two immunotherapy drugs, nivolumab and ipilimumab, can be very effective in the treatment of renal cell carcinoma, the most common type of kidney cancer.
Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 8:00am
Cancer Research & News
On January 29, the Food and Drug Administration approved a lutetium Lu 177 dotatate (Lutathera®), a targeted radiation drug, for the treatment of gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors.
Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 9:04am
Plans to build a cancer hospital in Buffalo first came to light in 1901. It was supposed to be part of Buffalo General Hospital.
Monday, March 19, 2018 - 3:29pm
Meet the Team
In 1990, during my nursing clinical rotation here at Roswell Park, I declared, “This is it. This is where I want to work.” Nearly 28 years later, I am still here and still look forward to coming to work every day.
Patient Scott Bloomgren celebrates his 100th infusion treatment.
Friday, March 16, 2018 - 10:00am
Patient Stories
Kidney cancer kills about 14,000 people every year. It is especially deadly when it is found in the late stages. Scott was first diagnosed with kidney cancer in January of 2011 and given only 10 months to live...that was 7 years ago.
Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 3:50pm
Cancer Support
Chemotherapy can come with unpleasant side effects, including nausea and loss of appetite. Our social media followers shared advice for what helped get them through treatment while maintaining adequate food and nutrition intake.
Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 9:34am
Life & Wellness
Many of us struggle to maintain healthy eating habits while we’re constantly rushing around to meet the demands of our careers and busy family lives. Check out these quick tips to stay healthy on the move.
Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 12:00pm
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center will mark its 120th anniversary next month. Learn how the vision of one remarkable man led to the creation of the first institution in the world to focus exclusively on cancer.