Cancer Talk

Monday, February 6, 2012 - 8:00am

Can "the sunshine vitamin" play a role in preventing and treating cancer? Find out what Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center scientists and clinicians are learning about the inspiring potential of vitamin D for the future of cancer treatment. Featuring an interview with graduate student Sarah Mazzilli and Pamela Hershberger, PhD of Roswell Park's Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics.

Wednesday, February 1, 2012 - 3:33pm

Congratulations to the WNY Breast Resource Center at Roswell Park for 15 years of breast cancer education and support services!

Sunday, January 29, 2012 - 5:06pm

Dr. Peter Frederick explains the link between cervical cancer and HPV (human papillomavirus) and the use of the HPV vaccine for cervical 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? 

Wednesday, January 25, 2012 - 10:35am

We continue with our posts for Cervical Cancer Awareness Month by sharing some information on the signs and symptoms of cervical cancer. As Dr. Frederick explains in this video, early-stage cervical cancer seldom presents with symptoms.

Monday, January 23, 2012 - 11:22am

All this week we will be featuring posts from Dr. Peter Frederick in recognition of January as Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. In this video, Dr.

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.