Many of our patients need platelet transfusions on a daily basis because of the type of care they’re getting. Platelets are formed in the bone marrow, and patients with blood cancers are often not able to produce their own platelets. They need to receive platelet transfusions quite regularly.
Adopting healthy habits is easier said than done — especially for those in their 20s and 30s who are dealing with unique challenges. Project Best Life, a Roswell Park website launched earlier this year, helps young adults take steps to be their healthiest and happiest selves.
Prescription drug costs can be overwhelming. Even those who have insurance may find copays and deductibles straining their resources. Here are some tips and resources that could help you reduce your costs.
Sai Yendamuri, MD, FACS, Chair of Department of Thoracic Surgery and Grace Dy, MD, at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, sat down to answer some of the internet's most-searched-for questions related to lung cancer.
The holidays can be a very stressful time of year, especially for cancer patients, their caregivers, families and friends. Here's a second helping of some past articles to help you cope — maybe even celebrate! — and get a healthy start in 2020.