RPCI Cancer Talk

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 10:15am

A large collaborative study provided new, stronger evidence that women can reduce their risk of aggressive forms of breast cancer by breastfeeding their babies.

Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 1:19pm

The Adolescent and Young Adult Program at Roswell Park recognizes the unique circumstances related to lifestyle, work, school, family life, and social development that AYAs face when living with cancer.

Monday, September 29, 2014 - 4:12pm

More than 20 years ago, Megan Johnson was fighting for her life as a pediatric patient at Roswell Park.

Friday, September 26, 2014 - 2:50pm

A cancer diagnosis starts with a biopsy - the process of taking suspicious tissue or fluid and studying it under a microscope. A pathologist examines the tissue or fluid and prepares a pathology report. Think of this report as a cancer profile.

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 1:52pm

No. Hookah smoking is no safer than smoking a cigarette.

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 2:53pm

Juicing is a current health trend that is gaining popularity. But before you invest in a juicing machine, it is good to be aware of the potential positive and negative aspects to juicing.

Friday, September 12, 2014 - 1:01pm

I was diagnosed with cancer in the middle of my college career. Since then, I have relapsed three times. After treatment, it’s always really difficult to return to a normal routine.

Friday, September 5, 2014 - 2:17pm

Many people affected by cancer are intent on strengthening their immune systems in order to fight the disease, tolerate treatment or prevent infections. These are worthy goals that should be approached with the same thought and caution you use to make other important medical decisions.

Friday, August 29, 2014 - 2:01pm

Prior to treatment, all patients will have access to in-house fertility counseling thanks to a new oncofertility program established by Roswell Park’s AYA Department, Buffalo IVF and the University at Buffalo.