Cancer Talk

Friday, March 16, 2012 - 4:05pm

A diagnosis of cancer changes your life, and the lives of those closest to you, forever. It impacts you physically, emotionally, socially … every way imaginable.

Palliative care is specialized medical care for people with serious illnesses. This type of care is focused on providing patients with relief from the symptoms, pain, and stress of a serious illness--whatever the diagnosis.

Thursday, March 1, 2012 - 2:23pm

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. It’s the perfect opportunity to find out what you should know about colorectal cancer, the third most common type of cancer in men and women.

Thursday, March 1, 2012 - 10:59am

Scott knows all too well the consequences of using indoor tanning beds.

He has the scar to prove it.

Tuesday, February 28, 2012 - 9:48am

As a cancer patient, you may never see a flow cytometer at Roswell Park, but, behind the scenes, this analytical tool plays a vital role in the diagnosis, classification and management of many cancers.

Wednesday, February 15, 2012 - 4:08pm

Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center recently announced a new clinical trial of a cancer vaccine. Dr.

Tuesday, February 14, 2012 - 3:24pm

By studying the effects of bevacizumab (brand name AvastinTM), a drug currently FDA-approved for use in the treatment of several other cancers, a research team led by the Gynecologic Oncology Group (GOG)  has laid the groundwork for a possible new trea

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.

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.