RPCI Cancer Talk

Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 12:09pm
Cancer Support

Whether your inpatient stay is short-term or longer, follow these tips to avoid surprises and make your time with us more comfortable:

Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 3:21pm
Prevention & Screening

How often do you need a colonoscopy? When should you begin having mammograms? It can be difficult to keep track of which tests you need and when, and whether a family member’s cancer diagnosis affects your risk.

Monday, August 28, 2017 - 4:35pm
Cancer Research & News

Find out what "orphan drug status" is and what it means for the cancer vaccine SurVaxM, currently under development at Roswell Park.

Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 8:05am
Cancer Support

From questions about what causes bladder cancer ("Why Is This Happening to Me?") to practical tips for recovering after surgery, a book created by Roswell Park experts covers all the bases for patients and their caregivers. 

Friday, August 25, 2017 - 1:37pm
Prevention & Screening

Let’s face it: no cancer is a good cancer. But if you do get cancer, being diagnosed at Stage 0 might be considered a best-case scenario. This year, an estimated 252,710 women in the United States will be diagnosed with invasive breast cancer, with 63,410 of those women being diagnosed with "in situ" breast cancer, often referred to as Stage 0.

Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 3:22pm
Prevention & Screening

Getting a yearly screening mammogram is one of the most important things women over the age of 40 can do for their health.

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 2:04pm
Meet the Team

I am happy to be back in my hometown working with breast cancer patients in the community. I love my job because of the amazing people I encounter every day. I am constantly inspired by their strength and courage.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 1:10pm
Life & Wellness
Patient Stories

If spring is best greeted in a garden then I was fortunate to be in Buffalo in the spring, while my husband Roman was receiving his BMT at Roswell Park. We had arrived in mid-March (just as winter was ending) for Roman to be admitted. I was staying at the nearby Kevin Guesthouse.