RPCI Cancer Talk

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 11:37am
Cancer Support
Acupuncture, massage therapy, herbal products, aromatherapy, yoga and meditation are just a few examples of complementary therapies. Learn more at the first Wellness Wednesday on Jan. 17.
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 8:58am
Cancer Research & News
Cancer can occur when certain normal genes are "switched on or off" as a result of environmental epigenetics — influences that occur throughout your life. Some drugs have already been developed to correct the on/off switch for some types of cancer.
Friday, December 8, 2017 - 8:30am
Prevention & Screening
Before you raise your glass, find out about the link between drinking alcohol and the risk of getting cancer.
Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 3:06pm
Childhood cancer rates have been rising slightly: in the United States, 10,380 children under the age of 15 were diagnosed in 2016. And there are still a lot of unknowns about why children get cancer.
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 2:24pm
Patient Stories
There was a point in my journey when I said, “That’s it; I give up.” This cancer is so different from others, and I felt that no one knew what I was going through – emotionally, physically or spiritually. I looked different and I couldn’t eat. The feeding tube was one of the hardest parts for me.
Monday, December 4, 2017 - 4:49pm
Cancer Support

Recently, Roswell Park Cancer Institute started an integrative medicine pilot program for pediatric and young adult patients with the hope of easing the side effects of

Friday, December 1, 2017 - 4:27pm
Patient Stories
Our 2017 tree lighter, Mashayla, has a smile so bright that we expect it will steal the show and warm the hearts of all attendees (even if winter weather starts to come our way)!
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 3:57pm
Prevention & Screening
Brushing, flossing and regular dental checkups are even more important than you thought.
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 12:49pm
Patient Stories
Cancer Support

Nobody expects to hear the words “Your child has cancer.” Nobody is prepared. And in our family’s case, our son Emmett was diagnosed with leukemia in an emergency room, and treatment began that day in the ICU. We had no time at all to prepare, or even to comprehend it all at the time.