Cancer Prevention

Friday, January 27, 2012 - 1:56pm

You may have heard that the mercury in dental fillings is of concern as a possible cause of cancer. But, the next time you find yourself in the dentist chair, you can rest assured that scientific evidence points otherwise. 

What are dental fillings made of? 

Friday, January 20, 2012 - 10:33am

Should boys and men be vaccinated against the HPV virus the same as adolescent girls? Dr. Martin Mahoney of Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center's Cancer Prevention office offers his thoughtful contribution to this sometimes debated issue.

Tuesday, January 17, 2012 - 1:09pm

A piece of quit-smoking advice I offered in the “Top Tips To Quit Smoking” post at the end of last year was to identify the triggers, or those people, places, things or situations that may entice y

Monday, January 9, 2012 - 4:55pm

Continue your cancer prevention efforts with help from Dr. James Marshall, Chairman of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences at Roswell Park. Learn about Dr. Marshall's Top-3 guide to staying healthy and curbing your cancer risks in 2012.

Wednesday, January 4, 2012 - 1:23pm

The New Year brings with it new opportunity, new hope, and another chance to start fresh with a healthier lifestyle. While there is no single, magical way to prevent all types of cancer, many healthy-living changes can help reduce your risk for several different types of cancers.