Cancer Education

Tuesday, August 14, 2012 - 7:07pm

Pregnancy can be one of the most exciting and fulfilling times of a woman’s life. Although receiving a cancer diagnosis during this period of time is rare, it can, unfortunately, still happen. It is important for women to remain educated on cancer and how it relates to pregnancy.

Saturday, August 4, 2012 - 10:00am

As manager of the Chemo/Infusion Clinic at Roswell Park Cancer Institute, I meet many new patients who experience anxiety about receiving chemotherapy. It is only natural to feel this way about treatment and potential hair loss.

Friday, July 6, 2012 - 9:46am

July is National Bladder Cancer Awareness Month. To help you better understand, fight and beat this disease, we have compiled some key facts and statistics.

Friday, June 22, 2012 - 11:30am

Earlier this month, a British study published in The Lancet revealed that computed tomography (CT) scans can raise the risk of brain cancer and leukemia in children later in life.

Tuesday, June 19, 2012 - 11:57am

After breast cancer survivor, and TV personality Robin Roberts revealed a recent diagnosis of myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) on ABC’s “Good Morning America,” I was asked to demystify the disease and help educate the public.

Tuesday, April 10, 2012 - 12:32pm

On April 8, 1987, the U.S. House of Representatives’ Joint Resolution 119 designated the third week in April as National Minority Cancer Awareness Week.

Wednesday, December 14, 2011 - 3:19pm

What plans does Roswell Park accept and are there any co-pays you should especially review before signing on to a plan for January?

Monday, November 14, 2011 - 1:49pm

Clinical trials are often a very misunderstood topic. That’s why I wanted to take this opportunity to answer some of the most commonly asked questions and comments we receive.

Thursday, October 13, 2011 - 3:30pm

Welcome to the premiere installment of RPCI Cancer Talk. We plan to share blog posts with you every week on a different cancer subject. You can expect to hear from a lot of us at Roswell Park, since we want to feature as many of our doctors and healthcare experts as possible.