Research continues to show that seafood — fish and shellfish — is part of a healthy diet, but you may have concerns about contaminants. Let’s dive into the nutrients that seafood provides and find out whether there’s any associated risk.
Some protocols we follow during COVID-19 are not a departure from standard operations for us. We believe the time to prepare for any emergency response effort, including a pandemic response, is every day before it happens, so that when it does, we are not scrambling to do something different, but rather relying on the training, systems and solutions we already know.
Recently, clinic employees have slipped into a new role as counselors for staff and faculty. Each day, the clinic team eases the anxieties of other employees, remaining strong in their role as the caretakers of Roswell Park.
If your medical team determines that your prostate cancer has become aggressive and needs to be treated, an operation called radical prostatectomy — removal of the prostate — is typically the first-line treatment.
Happy Mother’s Day to all the moms and moms-to-be! Motherhood definitely changes your life in many ways — physically, emotionally, mentally. But did you know becoming a mother can affect your risk of breast cancer, too?
Typically, thyroid cancers can be broken down into three types: papillary carcinoma, follicular carcinoma and anaplastic. Other rare types of thyroid cancer include medullary thyroid cancer and primary thyroid lymphoma.
“They know it’s scary, but they never hesitate. It’s about the patients,” Renee DeWald, Clinical Nurse Manager of the 6 North and 5 East floors at Roswell Park, says of the staff on 6N, the designated floor for patients who have tested positive for COVID-19.